A 42-Year-Old Woman with Sudden Hip Pain

A 42-Year-Old Woman with Sudden Hip Pain

The patient is a 48-year-old woman who has had hip pain since joining her two sons and husband in a backyard touch football game yesterday afternoon. In particular, she describes planting her foot and trying so duck her older son’s grasp. She reports it is especially uncomfortable when driving or sitting at her desk at work. View the images taken and consider what your next steps and a possible diagnosis would be.

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A Toddler with a Sudden Limp

A Toddler with a Sudden Limp

Case The patient is a 3-year-old female who is brought to your urgent care center by her parents, who report that she has been limping and crying intermittently seemingly without reason for the past several hours. Her father says she cries acutely when picked up, but that she calms down quickly with comforting. View the images taken (Figure 1 and Figure 2) and consider what the diagnosis and next steps would be. Resolution of the …

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ECG Challenge: A 90-Year-Old Woman with Intermittent Lightheadedness

ECG Challenge: A 90-Year-Old Woman with Intermittent Lightheadedness

The patient is a 90-year-old woman who presents to urgent care with a 2-week history of intermittent lightheadedness. She denies syncope, chest pain, shortness of breath, diaphoresis, or focal neurological symptoms. Upon exam, you find: General: Alert and oriented X 3, sitting fully dressed in a chair Lungs: CTAB Cardiovascular: RRR without murmur, rub, or gallop Abdomen: Soft and NT, no pulsatile mass Ext: No peripheral edema, pulses are 2+ and equal in all extremities …

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