Clinical Focus

Need to know: Primary adrenal insufficiency (Addison’s disease) is characterised by the lifelong requirement for both…
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Kaitlyn, 14 years old, presents with two weeks of painless left eyelid swelling. Test your clinical know-how by taking the…
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Arthur is a 72-year-old retired clerk and ex-serviceman who presents for clarification about details included in a recent ED…
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Mark is a 62-year-old mechanic who presents with several months of worsening mid-thoracic back pain. Test your clinical…
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Need to know: Endometriosis affects up to 10% of women of reproductive age. Diagnosis is typically delayed by 7-9 years…
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Debbie, a 55-year-old hairdresser, presents with a non-tender umbilical lesion that has been gradually enlarging over a few…
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Angela, a 79-year-old part-time administrative assistant, recently underwent an emergency laparotomy for a strangulated…
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