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Patient Thinks She Has Ringworm; Doctor Uses VisualDx to Prove Otherwise

A DO in Rochester, NY sees a patient who thinks she has ringworm. Using VisualDx, he arrives at an exact match for a different diagnosis.

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Teen Track Runner Stopped By Chest Pain During Practice - Let's Diagnose

A teenage track runner stopped short during practice with shortness of breath and pleuritic chest pain. Could it be a pulmonary embolism? Spontaneous pneumothorax? Anaphylaxis? Use your medical knowledge, assess the chest X-ray, and use VisualDx to confirm your diagnosis.

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Woman's Finger Joint Pain Decreases with Movement - Let's Diagnose

A 62-year-old woman comes to her doctor with joint paint in her fingers. It started a few months ago and moving her fingers seems to help. Could it be osteoarthritis? Fibromyalgia? Thinking about adult-onset Still disease? Use your medical knowledge, read the full case study and use VisualDx to confirm your diagnosis.

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PA Student Builds Differential for Odd Rash, Makes Accurate Diagnosis

A PA student in Calgary used VisualDx to build a differential for a patient with an odd rash and came to the correct diagnosis: herpes simplex.

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We Love Our Job - VisualDx Celebrates Special Award

"I believe in what we are trying to accomplish as a company. I really like the company culture, all of my fellow employees, and the general sense that we are all dedicated to working toward a common goal."

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First Year NP Student Diagnoses Friend With Misdiagnosed Stomach Pain

A first-year University of South Alabama nurse practitioner student diagnosed her friend's IBS when her doctor couldn't, thanks to VisualDx. 

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Women's Net-Like Leg Lesions are Painful & Scarring - Let's Diagnose

A 72-year-old woman with a history of DVT is concerned about a net-like pattern of painful lesions on her legs. Could it be livedoid vasculopathy? A stasis ulcer? Thinking about erythema ab igne? Use your medical knowledge, read the full case study and use VisualDx to confirm your diagnosis.

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Opioids: To Prescribe or Not to Prescribe

As the opioid crisis deepens, physicians decide carefully when to dispense opioids. Some non-opioid alternatives and programs to reduce opioid prescriptions are showing signs of success. What is right for your patient?

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CVICU Nurse Unfamiliar with Skin Diseases Uses VisualDx to Accurately Diagnose Toddler

A University of Iowa nurse practitioner student saw a young boy in clinic and used VisualDx to confirm her suspicions of MRSA.

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Postal Worker Notices Black Lesion on Face - Let's Diagnose

A 48-year-old postal worker heads to her dermatologist with a black lesion on her face. Could it be pigmented basal cell carcinoma? A blue nevus? Thinking about actinic keratosis? Use your medical knowledge, read the full case study and use VisualDx to confirm your diagnosis.

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