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PathWays

This week’s case study reviews the hCG levels of a 36-year-old woman with a non-neoplastic gestational trophoblastic disease. View the case and make a diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • October 17, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the autopsy of a 58-year-old Caucasian male. His past medical history includes obesity, poorly controlled type 2 diabetes, and tobacco use. View the case and make a diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • October 10, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the newborn screening and blood cultures from a late preterm baby girl born with hypoglycemia. Review the case and make your diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • October 3, 2017

This week’s case study examines a 3cm parotid gland mass from a 47-year-old female with a 6-month history of painless swelling. Can you make the diagnosis?

By April Josselyn • September 26, 2017

This week’s case study evaluates a patient who presented with a recurrent monoclonal IgGK immunoglobulin during a routine follow-up evaluation after three years of disease-free status. Can you review the case and make the diagnosis?

By Rene Revier • September 19, 2017

This week’s case study reviews a 5.5 cm. circumscribed, oval mass found in the breast of an 18-year-old woman. Can you make the diagnosis?

By Rene Revier • September 12, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the laboratory findings from a 12-year-old girl who was found unresponsive in her bed. Can you make the diagnosis?

By Rene Revier • September 5, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the concentrated wet preparation and modified safranin stain of stool collected from a 34-year-old female with a 10-day history of watery diarrhea and abdominal pain. Can you make the diagnosis?

By Rene Revier • August 29, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the debridement procedure on a 35-year-old man who suffered massive trauma in a motor vehicle accident. View the case and make your diagnosis.

By April Josselyn • August 22, 2017

This week’s case study involves a 49-year-old woman evaluated for numbness of her left arm and leg. During the workup, she was incidentally found to have a large pituitary tumor on her head MRI. Can you make the diagnosis?

By April Josselyn • August 15, 2017

This week’s case study reviews an imaging-guided core needle biopsy performed on a 65-year-old man with a 5-cm well-circumscribed right lower lobe lung mass. Can you make the diagnosis?

By April Josselyn • August 8, 2017

This week’s case study ​reviews a 25-year-old female with no history of medical problems who presents to her family medicine physician for routine obstetric care. Based on the patient’s clinical history and the results of blood bank testing, what is the next best step in managing this patient?

By April Josselyn • August 1, 2017

This week’s case study reviews the PTEN genetic testing from a 34-year-old female who presented to a dermatology clinic for evaluation of several facial skin lesions. Can you make the diagnosis?

By Rene Revier • July 25, 2017