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MKSAP Quiz: Skin eruption after tick removal

A 22-year-old man is evaluated for a skin eruption on his leg. The patient lives in Virginia and is active outdoors. One week ago, he found a black tick on his lower leg, which his roommate removed with a tweezers. Yesterday he developed diffuse
June 2014

MKSAP Quiz: 2-week history of bloody diarrhea

Stool studies for enteric pathogens may identify a precipitant of toxic megacolon but require a minimum of 24 hours before test results are received.
January 2019

MKSAP Quiz: Management after a routine exam

Pseudothrombocytopenia is a laboratory artifact in which platelets drawn into an ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)-anticoagulated test tube clump and fail to be counted accurately by the automated counter, resulting in a
April 2013

MKSAP Quiz: Painful rash occurring bilaterally

A 32-year-old woman is evaluated for a painful rash occurring bilaterally on her lower extremities, which began 2 days ago. She was admitted to the hospital 5 days ago for diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary embolism with heparin and warfarin. Her
February 2019

MKSAP Quiz: 1-month history of a skin ulcer

A 24-year-old woman is evaluated for a 1-month history of increasing pain and bleeding from a skin ulcer next to her stoma. The skin symptoms get worse each time she changes her appliance. She underwent proctocolectomy 4 years ago for medically
November 2015

MKSAP Quiz: Evaluated in the ED after a fall

A 66-year-old man is evaluated in the emergency department following a fall 3 days ago, when he struck the right side of his chest against a table. Since that time he has experienced right-sided pleuritic chest pain and difficulty taking a deep
March 2017

MKSAP Quiz: Impaired gait and balance

A 72-year-old man is evaluated for a 1-year history of progressively impaired gait and balance. He reports that he walks more slowly and is not as agile as he used to be, attributing a recently increased number of falls to not paying enough
February 2017

MKSAP Quiz: New lesion on the side of the face

A 44-year-old man is evaluated for a new lesion on the side of his face. It has been present for several months and is asymptomatic. When he shaves he cuts it, and it starts bleeding. Following a physical exam, what is the most likely diagnosis?
November 2018

MKSAP Quiz: ED evaluation for acute onset of pain

A 37-year-old woman is evaluated in the emergency department for the acute onset of pain after 2 weeks of bloody diarrhea. The diarrhea has escalated to 15 times per day. She has ulcerative colitis that was diagnosed 2 years ago. She currently takes
January 2014

MKSAP Quiz: ED evaluation for midsternal pain

Low-risk patients without evidence of myocardial infarction can be evaluated with an exercise or pharmacologic stress test. ... However, a stress test in a patient with probable acute coronary syndrome could provoke an extension of her myocardial
April 2014

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