MKSAP quiz: Test yourself with infectious diseases vignettes on sudden drop in blood pressure with onset of fever, odynophagia in AIDS, and a persistent sore on the forearm.
A 55-year-old man is evaluated for a 1-day history of seeing flashing lights, “squiggly” lines, and floating objects in his left eye followed by loss of vision at the outer periphery of the eye shortly after having breakfast this morning. He now
A 31-year-old man is evaluated for follow-up 2 days after an emergency department visit for palpitations. He reports intermittent palpitations and occasional episodes of shortness of breath. What is the most appropriate next step in management?
A 35-year-old woman is evaluated for worsening thrombocytopenia; she is pregnant at 36 weeks' gestation. Medical history is significant for immune thrombocytopenic purpura. Previous platelet counts during this pregnancy have been 80,000 to
A radiograph of the hand is shown. Which of the following is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next? ... Measurement of transferrin saturation is the most appropriate diagnostic test to perform next in this patient.
These acrostic-like puzzles, by ACP Associate Member Justin Vader, MD, will test your medical knowledge and, we hope, provide a bit of fun. ... See Test Yourself, page 18, for answer. Subscribe to MKSAP 16 ACP’s MKSAP helps you to:.
A 26-year-old man is admitted to the emergency department with a 3-day history of dysuria with yellow urethral discharge. Following a physical exam and a Gram stain of urethral discharge, what is the most appropriate treatment?.
A 47-year-old man is evaluated for a skin eruption. Approximately 2 weeks ago, his wife noted an erythematous macule on his back. Over the ensuing week, the site became progressively larger. He notes mild fatigue but no fevers. He recently returned
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A MKSAP case study of menorrhagia marks the return of this popular feature to ACP Internist.