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  1. Case Study

    Adventitial Disease

    This learning exercise provides information regarding cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Appendiceal Mass

    This case study provides information about a patient with an appendiceal mass. The patient's medical history, results of diagnostic procedures and differential diagnoses are discussed. This case study illustrates some nuclear medicine and sonographic findings of this pathology, in addition to...

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    Arterial Dissection

    The following case study provides information regarding arterial dissection with special attention focused on carotid arterial dissection. By reviewing the medical history and the results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Asherman's Syndrome - Intrauterine Adhesions

    This learning exercise provides information regarding uterine adhesions also known as Asherman's Syndrome, nuchal translucency in the first trimester and diagnosis of a congenital anomaly in the first trimester. The information is presented using a case study format. Information is provided on...

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    Breast - Intraductal Papilloma

    This learning exercise provides information regarding intraductal papillomas of the breast. The information is presented in a case study format. By reviewing the medical history and the test results from several diagnostic modalities, the reader will be able to characterize the pathology. This...

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    Carotid Body Paraganglioma

    This course describes the signs, symptoms, diagnostic test findings and treatment of carotid body paraganglioma, also referred to as carotid body tumor or chemodectoma. The learner will study the pathology through various diagnostic modalities and surgical views.

     

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    Choledochal Cyst

    This case study provides information about a patient with a choledochal cyst. The patient's medical history, diagnostic imaging findings and course of treatment are presented and discussed. Detailed information about the pathology, associated ultrasound characteristics, differential diagnosis,...

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    Cleft Lip and Palate with 3D

    This case study provides information about a patient with a cleft lip and palate. The patient's medical history, diagnostic test results and course of treatment are presented and discussed. Detailed information about the pathology, associated ultrasound characteristics, differential diagnosis,...

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    Clinical Strategies - Disease and Pain

    In "Clinical Strategies - Disease and Pain", we will explore the diseases that cause pain, how we in general approach the diagnosis of pain, both from the clinical aspect as well as from the imaging perspective, and lastly the basis for pain therapy.

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    Complications of Cholecystitis

    This case study provides information about a patient with complications from cholecystitis. The patient's medical history, results of diagnostic procedures and treatment options are presented. This case study discusses clinical manifestations, imaging findings and pathology associated with this...

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    Culture Negative Infective Endocarditis

    This case study provides information about a patient with culture-negative infective endocarditis. The patient's medical history, diagnostic procedure findings, and course of treatment are presented. Details about infective endocarditis are discussed including typical symptoms, clinical...

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    Diabetes Mellitus: An Overview

    The author provides a brief overview of important statistics on the incidence and economic impact of diabetes mellitus. Also included is a description of the general features of glucose metabolism as well as the pathogenesis and manifestations of the disease. Three disease categories are...

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    Diabetes Mellitus: Patient Management

    The module describes the components of effective management of diabetes mellitus types 1 and 2. These components include nutritional therapy, pharmacological management, and physical activity planning. The module further details the combination and application of these components as appropriate...

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    Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)

    From this case study, the learner will distinguish the ultrasound findings associated with the pathology of ductal carcinoma in situ - DCIS. These findings will be correlated with other imaging modalities such as; magnetic resonance imaging, computerized tomography, nuclear medicine (PET)...

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    Ectopic Pregnancy: An Overview

    This course provides an overview of ectopic pregnancy. Included are discussions on possible locations and presenting features. Various treatment options including the risks and benefits of those options are included. Clinical and sonographic findings are compared to laboratory and biopsy results...

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    Endometrial Polyps

    This case study provides information about a patient with endometrial polyps evaluated with ultrasound. The patient's medical history, diagnostic procedure results and course of treatment are presented and discussed. Detailed information about the pathology, associated ultrasound characteristics...

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    Giant Hemangioma of the Liver

    This learning exercise provides clinical information regarding a giant hemangioma of the liver. The data are presented in a case study format. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Gout

    This case study presents the medical history and diagnostic test results of a patient with gout. Discussion of the typical clinical presentation, ultrasound and radiological findings and the differential diagnosis provide the learner with a core understanding of this disease process.

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    Hydranencephaly

    The following learning exercise discussing the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment options of Hydranencephaly. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Hyperparathyroidism and Parathyroid Adenoma

    This case study provides information about a patient with hyperparathyroidism and parathyroid adenoma. The patient's medical history, results of diagnostic procedures and treatment options are presented. This case study illustrates some nuclear medicine and sonographic findings of this pathology...

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    ICA Aneurysm

    The following learning exercise provides information regarding an internal carotid artery aneurysm. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Mesenteric Volvulus of the Small Bowel

    This case study provides information regarding a mesenteric volvulus. The case study contains information on normal mesenteric anatomy, arteries for collateral pathways, and symptoms, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options for mesenteric volvulus. Also included is information on how...

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    Molar Pregnancy

    This case study provides information regarding a molar pregnancy. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Mucinous Carcinoma

    This case study presents information regarding a mucinous carcinoma. By reviewing the presented medical history, lab results, and test results of several diagnostic-imaging modalities, the learner will examine the characteristics of this pathology.

     

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    Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney

    The purpose of this case is to illustrate the progression of multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCK), and to discuss the classifications of cystic renal disease in the fetus, sonographic findings of MCK, associated findings, differential diagnosis and prognosis. The information is presented in a...

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    Neurofibroma

    This case study provides information about a patient with neurofibromatosis. The patient's medical history, diagnostic test results and course of treatment are presented. Details about the disease pathology are discussed, including its typical appearance on relevant diagnostic tests, and the...

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    Non-Hodgkin's Primary Liver Lymphoma

    This case study provides information on non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the liver. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Nonseminomatous Testicular Carcinoma Case Study

    The following learning exercise provides information regarding nonseminomatous testicular carcinoma. Several important topics such as the typical sonographic appearance, risk factors, stage criteria and treatment options are discussed. X-ray, ultrasound, CT and lab values are used in the...

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    Osteoporosis: An Overview of the Disease, Diagnosis, and Treatment

    This module describes osteoporosis, its influencing factors, diagnosis and treatment. The first lesson examines the prevalence of osteoporosis and its costs to healthcare. The second lesson reviews the structure and function of bones and how osteoporosis occurs. Lesson Three details the etiology...

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    Ovarian Stromal Tumor

    This case study presents information regarding an ovarian stromal tumor. By reviewing the presented medical history, lab results, and test results of several diagnostic imaging modalities, the learner will examine the characteristics of this pathology.

     

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    Parkinson's Disease and DaTscan

    The ability to provide patients with an early, accurate diagnosis for neurodegenerative movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s Disease, has been an on-going challenge that can take up to six years because of the dependence on symptom presentation. Unfortunately symptom presentation varies with...

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    Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast

    Referring to an actual clinical case, this course describes the epidemiology and natural history of phyllodes tumors of the breast. Comparisons are made between the differences and similarities of a phyllodes tumor and a fibroadenoma. The diagnosis, treatment and prognosis for a phyllodes breast...

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    Placenta Accreta with Pseudoaneurysm

    This learning exercise provides information regarding placenta accreta/percreta, with a discussion on pseudoaneurysms. The information presented is in a case study format. Provided information included normal uterine anatomy, development of placenta accreta/percreta, in addition to the etiology...

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    Primary Inflammatory Breast Cancer

    This case study provides information about a patient with primary inflammatory breast cancer. The patient's medical history, results of diagnostic procedures and the course of treatment are presented. This case study illustrates some of the mammographic and sonographic features of primary...

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    Pulmonary Embolism

    The aim of this course by Dr. Ashley Davidoff, M.D. is to educate the participant about pulmonary embolism.

     

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    Renal Artery Stenosis from Fibromuscular Dysplasia

    This case study provides information about a patient with renal artery stenosis. The patient's medical history, results of diagnostic procedures, scanning techniques and therapeutic options are discussed. This case study illustrates some of the sonographic features of renal artery stenosis and...

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    Retroperitoneal Fibrosis: A Rare Disease

    This case study provides information regarding retroperitoneal fibrosis. There is information on the normal retroperitoneum and its anatomical contents as well as symptoms, diagnostic criteria and treatment options. The use of multiple imaging modalities, laboratory results and interventional...

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    Severe Mitral Regurgitation due to Flail Mitral Leaflet

    Using a case study format, this course presents a case of severe mitral regurgitation due to flail mitral leaflet. Transthoracic and transesophageal images are presented to illustrate the key echocardiographic findings, as well as correlation with coronary angiography and surgical findings....

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    Silicone Breast Implant Rupture

    This learning exercise provides clinical information regarding a silicone breast implant rupture. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Subclavian-axillary Vein Thrombosis

    This learning exercise provides clinical information regarding a primary subclavian-axillary vein thrombosis. By reviewing the medical history and test results of several diagnostic modalities, the characteristics of this pathology are examined.

     

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    Tetralogy of Fallot

    The following learning exercise provides information regarding tetralogy of Fallot. The information is presented using a case study format. This format includes the patient's medical history and the results of several diagnostic modalities used to examine this patient's pathology. In addition,...

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