Picture from: Images in Clinical Medicine: Ectopic Kidney. Catarina Cardoso Almeida and Alexandra Mendonça Vaz, M.D. July 30, 2020 N Engl J Med 2020; 383:e30 This picture from the New England Journal of Medicine amazingly shows an ectopic kidney situated... in the right chest. This was found incidentally in a patient presenting with nausea, vomiting,… Continue reading Pic of the Day 4: Intrathoracic glomerular filtration
Have a good look at the above picture. No, it's not what you expect to see while combing your hair. Even if you are a dialysis patient. You don't believe your eyes? You better believe the CT Scan below. Read all about it in full in the original article below. Muthe M, Joshi A, Firke… Continue reading Pic of the Day 3: A hair raising finding while combing hair
*Updated on 25 July 2020 with addendum The above picture shows a red blood cell (RBC) cast in a picture shared by Jay R Seltzer MD, Chief of Nephrology at Missouri Baptist, St Louis, USA. He has a special interest in urine microscopy and shares his beautiful pictures on Twitter as as @jrseltzer. This RBC… Continue reading Pic of the Day 2
Fascinating photomontage of orthopaedic polypathology by Dr Matt Skalski. Associate Professor of Radiology and consultant musculoskeletal radiologist at Palmer College of Chiropractic - West Campus. In addition to his endless pursuit of knowledge in radiology, he is also a talented medical illustrator. Check his website and Radiopaedia account.