Resident Education

ACP Clinical Vignettes

COMPETITION WINNER: Thin Air: Into the Thick of PPFE

FINALIST: More Than Just a Cough

FINALIST: Of Bellies and Bone Marrow

FINALIST: Paranoia and Dysautonomia

Abdominal Pain, Neutropenia and Fever

Posthospital Follow-up with Hyperkalemia

A Curious Case of Cardiomyopathy

Unilateral Leg Swelling and Bruising

Recurrent Brief Psychosis Responsive to Lorazepam

Complimentary Causes of Facial Swelling

Syncope of Unknown Origin

When a Big Heart Is a Bad Sign

A Pathology Paradox

Weakness in a Veterinarian

An Unusual Case of Tongue Necrosis

There’s No Telling When You’ll Be Swelling

Ticking Time Bomb

The Eye of the Storm

Retrosternal Burning Chest Pain

Expanding Your Differential: When Arthritis Treatment Does Not Work

Fluid Overload with Multiorgan Failure

Whose Antibody Is It Anyway? Hemolytic Anemia in a Patient with Guillain-Barré Syndrome

A Hunter with a Chronic Sore Throat

Calcified Cavitary Conundrum: Delayed Diagnosis of Histoplasmosis

A One-Sided Story

Chest Pain for 5 Days

A Tale of Two Cytopenias

An Unusual Case of Rhabdomyolysis and Encephalopathy

Weakness, Falls and a New Rash


FINALIST: Not Just a Hemorrhoid?

FINALIST: Rash in a Patient with Transaminitis and Bile Duct Stricturing

FINALIST: Significant Mucosal Bleeding in a Patient with Lupus

Thyroid Myopathy

Fever, Throat Pain, and a Mysterious Rash

Rash Decisions

Altered Mental Status Following an Admission for High Blood Glucose

A Serious Case of Diarrhea

A Case of Bloody Diarrhea

What a Shock!

Altered Mental Status and Abdominal Pain

Diffuse Calcinosis as a Presenting Symptom of Dermatomyositis

A Tale of Two Diagnoses

A Lysis Crisis

Life Loves the Liver of It

Failure and Celiac Disease

Vision and Hearing Loss in a Patient with Encephalopathy

Scleritis is Just the Beginning

This is Not GERD

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

Nothing but Net: A Case of Livedo Reticularis

Rash and Renal Disease

A Rheumatic HIT

Shortness of Breath in an Immunocompromised Host

I Can’t Move my Arms or Legs

Ascites, A Rainbow of Opportunity

A Purpura Puzzle

Concern for Food Allergy

Parkinsonism: Eyeing an Unusual Diagnosis

Owner of a Lonely Heart

Hypercalcemia due to ectopic PTH secretion from metastatic tumor treated with CRRT

Chest Pain and Dyspnea

An usual case of diverticulitis

What lurks in the shadow

Headache after a fall

Painful tongue mass

Shaky Delirium

Fever revisited in an immunocompromised patient

Fever and shortness of breath

When heart failure isn’t just heart failure

Hives, Joint Pain, and Fevers: A Diagnosis…

Altered Behavior and Malaise

The Bruise Comes Before the Fall

Deadly Wavy Rhythm

Heart Failure with a Twist: Fever and Lymphadenopathy in an Immunosuppressed Patient

VTE in malignancy, an alternative mechanism

Encephalopathy, Respiratory Depression, and Flaccid Paralysis

Wha’t’s going on?

Coagulopathy with hypercalcemica and confusion

Autoimmune Hepatitis Presenting with Concurrent Myocarditis

A case of vision loss

Clozapine, a Catch-22

CAP with a Twist

Multiple Positive Autoantibodies and Recurrent Anterior Uveitis

I can’t see

Too Close to the Edge

Fibromyalgia or a PE?

Chronic Refractory Diarrhea in an AIDS patient

Bleeding Gastric Varices with a Normal Liver

Creating a Path through Fevers and Dyspnea

Recurrent VT/VF

A Hiccup in the Workup of Altered Mental Status

Do you want to build a snowman?

A not-so-simple fever and cough

Not Just Another GI Bleed

Postoperative Presyncope

A Mixed Picture

22-Year Old Male with a Mediastinal Mass and Hemoptysis

Shortness of Breath, Not Always What You’d Expect

A Clot in Transit

When things don’t improve after ERCP