Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: CASE 127

Dear Friends,

This week’s case follows the pattern of a “Meet the Examiner” presentation, with questions and answers similar to a real examination. Take your time before scrolling down for the answer. And no peeking!

The chest radiographs belong to a 64-year-old man with shortness of breath and fever.

What would be your diagnosis?

1. Pulmonary fibrosis
2. Right lung post-TB changes
3. Right main bronchus endobronchial tumor
4. None of the above

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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: CASE 125 – SOLVED

Dear Friends,

Today I am showing radiographs of an asymptomatic 57-year-old man in whom a pulmonary nodule was discovered.

Diagnosis:

1. Probably benign
2. Probably malignant
3. Indeterminate
4. It is extrapulmonary

Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.
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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: CASE 124 – SOLVED!

Dear Friends,

Today I am presenting routine control radiographs of a 72-year-old man surgically treated for laryngeal carcinoma ten years ago.

Diagnosis:

1. Tuberculosis
2. Carcinoma
3. Mediastinal mass
4. None of the above

Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: CASE 123 – SOLVED!

Dear Friends,

Today I am presenting radiographs of a 68-year-old man with pain in the left ankle for the last two months. I will show additional images on Wednesday.

Diagnosis:

1. Periosteal sarcoma
2. Osteomyelitis
3. Soft tissue sarcoma
4. None of the above

Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.

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