My favourite diagnoses

Don’t you get pleasure out of certain diagnoses, just for knowing that the remedy is straightforward, immediate and definitive?

A positive C-urea breath test usually means a quick fix, but even more satisfying are the following tales with different presentations, same diagnoses and equally miraculous recoveries.

Neville was convinced that his loss of muscle tone and strength was due to his statins.

Admittedly this spry 78 year-old was on a substantial dose of simvastatin, but his cardiologist and I both concurred that, having had a myocardial infarct, ongoing