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July 16, 2018

In this episode of 'Beyond The Pearls', I explain the treatment of Angioedema.

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A 65-year- old man presents for evaluation of weakness. He states that for the last 6 months he has noticed difficulty when he reaches for things above his head or when he stands up from a seated position. He has a 20-pack- year smoking history but quit 15 years ago. O...

January 17, 2018

TITLE: WHAT WOULD ESTABLISH THE CAUSE OF THIS WOMAN’S COUGH, DYSPNEA AND FEVERS?

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A 57-year- old woman presents to the emergency department with 3 months of a progressive nonproductive cough, dyspnea, and subjective fevers. She denies an...

July 1, 2017

When I think about the board exams - don't get me wrong - you gotta know the heart, you gotta know the lungs but they always sneak some trick questions up on you so you gotta know about Rheumatology and Endocrinology!  That's what we go over in this 'Beyond The Pearls'...

June 14, 2017

A female patient has shortness of breath and common cough for going on 3 months!!  What could this be?  When do most GPA relapses occur?  I go over this and more in this 'Beyond The Pearls' case study!!

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June 1, 2017

One of the most frequent and common topics on the board exams: Sodium.  In particular, What happens when the sodium levels are very low?  Hyponatremia.  So, this case study is dedicated to all of you dedicated medical students and residents who have sodium questions....

April 12, 2017

Complaints of daytime sleepiness...

Is the patient tired and fatigued or sleepy?  There is a big difference from one diagnosis to another.  Waking up multiple times throughout the night?  Sleep apnea, insomnia OR could it be narcolepsy?  What this case study to get an i...

February 1, 2017


One of the most common topics on the board exams and USMLE is all about the HEART and CARDIOLOGY!!  I get a lot of questions about stress testing and now I'm sharing these pearls about the heart with you...from the heart!!
 
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January 3, 2017

Tell me you are not intrigued with this word: Orthodeoxia.  What does that mean?  We typically get better air passage when we are standing up but some patients breathe better when they are laying down.  Why?  We take an in depth look at orthodeoxia in this case study.....

December 14, 2016

This is a common topic you will see on the U.S board exams and the USMLE.  When this patient was referred back to you by her Ophthalmologist after she presented with pain and redness of her right eye...and her Ophthalmologist diagnosed her with Uveitis...

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