JoelÂ is a five-year-old who suffers mild episodic asthma and a chronic itchy rash. Recurring otitis media and chest infections have warranted repeat courses of antibiotics, especially in his first two years of life.
31 August 2016
A teenage girl presents with tan-coloured macules all over her body. Take the quiz:
09 August 2016
Trevor, a 63-year-old man, presents complaining of reduced grip strength and decreased manual dexterity. He has particular difficulty with buttons and zippers, and putting when playing golf.
24 February 2016
Jodie, a 10 year-old-girl, presents to the clinic with recurrent âurticarial rashâ all over her body. Take the quiz:
17 December 2015
Pyoderma gangrenosum is a chronic ulcerating dermatosis that appears to be immune-mediated.1 It is characterised by the sudden onset of a purplish red plaque, which enlarges and then breaks down into a painful skin ulcer with undermined borders.
10 November 2015
Ally turned 21 on 7 May, 2014. She was an active young woman, and her mother described her as the "poster child of health and happiness'.
08 October 2015
Sarah, a 32-year-old teacher, presents to the ED with a four-month history of tiredness and general widespread pain in her muscles, following a nasty virus. Take the quiz:
18 July 2015
A three-year-old boy presents with 12 months of a recurrent wet cough, improving on oral antibiotic therapy, but recurring once completed. Take the quiz: