This patient presented with an S4 gallop, an elevated jugular venous pressure, and bilateral pitting edema. What diagnosis is most likely?

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This patient presented with an S4 gallop, an elevated jugular venous pressure, and bilateral pitting edema. What diagnosis is most likely?

Congestive heart failure

Constrictive pericarditis

Subacute bacterial endocarditis

Systemic amyloidosis

Scleroderma

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A 55-year-old man presented with intermittent, crampy pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen

A 55-year-old man presented with intermittent, crampy pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen

  Question A 55-year-old man presented with intermittent, crampy pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen. The pain had started two days after his return from a two-week trip to Hungary. He reported no change in bowel movements and no nausea, vomiting, perianal itching, hematochezia, fever, or other systemic symptoms. The physical examination … Continue reading

A 57-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and alcohol consumption

A 57-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and alcohol consumption

  Question A 57-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and alcohol consumption was referred to the hand surgery unit owing to abnormality of fingers of both hands,He reported that his brother and father had similar abnormality What is the diagnosis? Carpal tunnel syndrome Rheumatoid Arthritis Scleroderma Diabetic peripheral neuropathy Dupuyten’s contracture     … Continue reading

A 65 year old man presented with severe headache and dizzyness.

A 65 year old man presented with severe headache and dizzyness.

  A 65 year old man presented with severe headache and dizzyness. He was drowsy. Blood pressure was 190/100mmHg. An urgent non-contrast CT scan brain was performed. a) What is the diagnosis? b) List 3 steps in his immediate management For Answer : Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ

This patient was recovering from diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). What is the diagnosis?

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QuestionThis patient was recovering from diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). What is the diagnosis? Basilar artery thrombosis Cerebral edema Cobalamin deficiency Osmotic demyelination syndrome Vermian atrophy For Answer : http://www.up2date.us/ Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ

This patient presented with acute onset of erythema.

This patient presented with acute onset of erythema. Nearly

  Question This patient presented with acute onset of erythema. Nearly a year earlier she was treated for invasive breast cancer. What is the diagnosis? Erythrasma Recurrent breast cancer Radiation dermatitis Cellulitis Lymphedema     Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ

Which laboratory measure would be expected to be most abnormal in this patient?

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QuestionWhich laboratory measure would be expected to be most abnormal in this patient? Alkaline phosphatase {beta}2-microglobulin Cortisol Insulin-like growth factor 1 Mean corpuscular volume For Answer : http://www.up2date.us/ Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ

A 77-year-old man presented with a 5-day history of painful swelling of his right elbow

A 77-year-old man presented with a 5-day history of painful swelling of his right elbow, which was also red, warm, and tender

  Question A 77-year-old man presented with a 5-day history of painful swelling of his right elbow, which was also red, warm, and tender. When pressure was applied, a toothpastelike, white, chalky substance was easily expressible this is a finger of same patient ,What is the diagnosis? Cellulitis Gout Osteoarthritis Rheumatoid arthritis Septic arthritis   … Continue reading

What’s your diagnosis?

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1.identify the abnormalities of this 5 month old baby who present with failure to thrive? 2.What’s your diagnosis? For Answer :   Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ

A 69-year-old man was referred for the evaluation of changes to his fingernail

A 69-year-old man was referred for the evaluation of changes to his fingernail

Question A 69-year-old man was referred for the evaluation of changes to his fingernails ,What is the most likely cause of this presentation? Chemotherapy Hyperthyroidism Nephrotic syndrome Psoriasis Syphilis     Created by USMLE PlAB MCQ