Case Report 23 May 2017 Dr David Bossingham

Why is Bill’s knee swollen?

Bill is 65 and a retired police inspector. He has been experiencing pain and occasional swelling in his right knee.
Case Report 16 May 2017 Dr Jim Newcombe
Case Report 09 May 2017 Dr Sam Saidi, Dr Veronica Lim

Case Report: Minimally invasive surgery for fibroids

Case one A 59-year-old postmenopausal woman is referred to the gynaecological oncology department for enlarging fibroids.
Case Report 02 May 2017 Dr David Bossingham

Case Report: Why is Chris’ leg so sore and warm?

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.
Case Report 26 April 2017 The Lancet

Case Report: What’s causing this patient’s night fever?

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.
Case Report 19 April 2017 Dr Jennifer Roberts

Case Report: Toddler with a swollen gum

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 39°C.
Case Report 11 April 2017 The Lancet

Case Report: A boy with fever, shock and coma

A 12-year-old boy with fever, headache, shock, and coma presents a diagnostic challenge. A previously well 12-year-old boy presented with a one-day history of vomiting, fever, and headache.
Case Report 04 April 2017 Dr Daniel Xu

When VTE is a sign of cancer

Lena is 37-year-old research scientist from China, whose initial presentation was for severe PV bleeding. She presented to the local women’s hospital for investigation and management of severe anaemia.
Case Report 21 March 2017 Dr David Bossingham

Case Report: Lupus - 'the great mimic'

Hazel is 50 years old and emigrated from the Philippines when she was 25. She works as a waitress, is married, and she and her husband have one child.
Case Report 14 March 2017 Dr Tram Bui, Dr Ana Llado, Dr Kate Scrivener

Case Report: Why is she falling?

A previously mobile woman experiences increasing falls and spasms after her stroke. Helen, aged 74, presents with a six-month history of progressive decline in mobility and frequent falls.