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Archive for August, 2014

The case of the Solid Blue Dot Tumour

13 Aug, 14 | by Kristy Ebanks

Minor salivary gland acinic cell adenocarcinoma

We have some very interesting images for you but, can you answer the questions below?

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1. Based on clinical presentation, would you consider a malignant disorder as a provisional diagnosis?
2. What would be your recommended approach in such a patient before a definitive diagnosis?
3. What about afterwards?

If you don’t know the answers or want to know more read ’Solid Blue Dot Tumour – Minor salivary gland acinic cell adenocarcinoma

The case of ectopic central incisor

13 Aug, 14 | by Kristy Ebanks

Aggressive dentigerous cyst

We have some very interesting images for you but, can you answer the questions below?

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1. What would be your diagnosis upon presentation?
2. What ancillary examinations would you request and what my be your differential diagnosis based on the imagiological findings?
3. How would you manage this condition?

If you don’t know the answers or want to know more read ’Aggressive dentigerous cyst with ectopic central incisor

The case of brachial artery pseudoaneurysm

13 Aug, 14 | by Kristy Ebanks

Brachial artery pseudoaneurysm

We have some very interesting images for you but, can you answer the questions below?

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1. What is the difference between an aneurysm and pseudoaneurysm?
2. What are the usual causes of pseudoaneurysm?
3. How might a fracture result in vascular injury?

If you don’t know the answers or want to know more read ’Brachial artery pseudoaneurysm

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