Oxford American Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis by Gregg Lipschik, Joan M Von Feldt, Lawrence Frame, Huw

By Gregg Lipschik, Joan M Von Feldt, Lawrence Frame, Huw Llewelyn

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The Oxford American instruction manual of scientific Diagnosis offers concise, sensible counsel in studying a patient's signs, permitting scholars and clinicians to reach at a convinced prognosis. geared up by way of physique method, the instruction manual describes the findings which could emerge at every one level of the evaluate technique. the most differential diagnoses for every discovering are given besides facts that will point out the prognosis is right plus details on extra confirmatory assessments. signs are provided in at-a-glance tabular layout. Imaging experiences and EKGs of universal scientific difficulties are provided.

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The actual diagnosis of a syndrome or disease depends on the component parts and is associated with greater specificity. For example: - Cushingoid habitus = centripetal obesity - Cushing’s syndrome consists of truncal obesity, hypertension, fatigability, amenorrhea, hirsutism, purple abdominal striae, edema, glucosuria, and osteoporosis. - Cushing’s disease (as described by Cushing accompanying a basophilic pituitary tumor) refers to this syndrome when the cause is specifically a pituitary tumor.

For example: - Cushingoid habitus = centripetal obesity - Cushing’s syndrome consists of truncal obesity, hypertension, fatigability, amenorrhea, hirsutism, purple abdominal striae, edema, glucosuria, and osteoporosis. - Cushing’s disease (as described by Cushing accompanying a basophilic pituitary tumor) refers to this syndrome when the cause is specifically a pituitary tumor. Note the increasing specificity from “Cushingoid” to “Cushing’s syndrome” to “Cushing’s disease. Finding a “key clue” This will be a “maximally” specific clue, almost pathognomonic for a diagnosis in question—for example, the presence of splinter hemorrhages in the proximal nail beds in bacterial endocarditis.

2. The book can also be used when solving diagnostic problems. Write down your differential diagnoses and put in brackets after each diagnosis the positive and negative findings that you think support each diagnosis. Look up the patient’s positive findings in this book: they will be represented by page headings. If you see a diagnosis on the page that you have not considered, consider it. As you view the differential diagnoses you have considered, look at the suggesting and confirming findings to see if you have already looked for them; if not, do so.

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