Emily, 23, is a marathon runner, new to the practice. Her presenting complaint is not having had a period for seven months.
13 June 2017
Elias, a seven-year-old boy who lives in suburban Melbourne, presents to his GP having had watery diarrhoea for two weeks. His mother is concerned that this began shortly after a week-long family holiday to rural Victoria, where the family consumed tank water.Â
06 June 2017
A young man feels a sharp pain and something give in his shoulder while lifting weights.
23 May 2017
Bill is 65 and a retired police inspector. He has been experiencing pain and occasional swelling in his right knee.
09 May 2017
Case one A 59-year-old postmenopausal woman is referred to the gynaecological oncology department for enlarging fibroids.
02 May 2017
An ex-football player puts off going to the doctor about his sore shin. Chris is 47, a self-employed plumber, ex-rugby league star and local celebrity. He comes to see you with his wife, who implores you to look at his shin.
26 April 2017
A 58-year-old man presented to the emergency department with three weeks of fever and weight loss, and one week of drenching night sweats, upper abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. He had a history of hypertension and heavy smoking.
19 April 2017
A feverish, clingy 20-month-old presents with sore and blistered gums. A 20-month-old boy, James, presents with his mother, Felicity who is in the second trimester of pregnancy. James has been intermittently febrile for 24 hours, but not more than 39Â°C.