In each issue, JUCM will challenge your diagnostic acumen with a glimpse of x-rays, electrocardiograms, and photographs of dermatologic conditions that real urgent care patients have presented with.

If you would like to submit a case for consideration, please email the relevant materials and presenting information to [email protected]

The patient, a 14-year-old male, presented with a twisted ankle and a complaint of difficulty with weight bearing.

View the image taken (Figure 1) and consider what your diagnosis would be.

Clinical Challenge: March, 2012

Nahum Kovalski, BSc, MDCM

Clinical Researcher at TEREM Emergency Services
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