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Angina Pectoris

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 1672 words.

Case 20 introduces a 59-year-old physician who is 30 pounds overweight with a history of attacks of shoulder pain that started 2 years earlier. The pain is located in the left shoulder, is...

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Anterior Compartment Syndrome

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 1365 words.

Case 50 introduces a 20-year-old male college football player with severe pain in his right leg. He reports that earlier in the day, while he was playing in a game, an opposing player...

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Appendicitis

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2025 words.

Case 31 introduces a 22-year-old male university student and collegiate athlete in excellent health with a 24-hour history of abdominal pain. He states that he awoke the previous night with...

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Aspiration Pneumonia

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2183 words.

Case 16 introduces a 77-year-old woman who is recovering from a recent cerebrovascular accident (CVA) that resulted in mild right-sided weakness and difficulty swallowing (dysphagia)...

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Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2174 words.

A 53-year-old male physician presents to a surgical colleague for evaluation for bariatric surgery. The patient has struggled with his weight for 25 years. Despite regular efforts at weight...

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Bilateral Dislocation of the Temporomandibular Joint

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2150 words.

Case 5 introduces a 22-year-old college student who, after takin a large bite of an apple, immediately experienced sharp, severe pain on both sides of her face just in front of the ear....

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Biliary Colic, Acute Cholecystitis, and Cholecystectomy

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 3107 words.

A 53-year-old woman presents to the hospital with a complaint of severe pain in the right upper abdominal region. She states that the pain came on suddenly about 2 hours after dinner and is...

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Cancer of the Breast

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 1983 words.

Case 15 introduces a 51-year-old woman who presents with a 1-month history of a lump in her right breast which she discovered during breast self-examination. Th e lump is not tender and has...

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Cancer of the Esophagus

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2002 words.

Case 24 introduces a 73-year-old retired carpenter with severe shortness of breath (dyspnea) and great difficulty in swallowing (dysphagia). The patient states that for the past 6 months he...

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2715 words.

Case 45 introduces a 55-year-old computer analyst who is right-hand dominant with tingling and burning pain over the palmar aspect of her thumb, index, and middle fingers and the lateral...

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