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Premature Newborn Not Treated Because Of Miscalculated Gestational Age PHYSICAL EXAM Expert Case

This case involves a 20-week preterm neonate with conflicting Apgars recorded post delivery. Following the second Apgar reading, the neonate was presumed dead and taken to a warmer. Because of the estimated gestational age, the neonate was not given an …

Internist Fails to Diagnose Stroke PHYSICAL EXAM Expert Case

Internist Fails to Diagnose Stroke

…  and Lipitor. The internist found no abnormalities on physical examination and laboratory work. He scheduled her for a follow-up appointment …

Rectal Cancer Bleeding Mistaken for Hemorrhoids PHYSICAL EXAM Expert Case

Rectal Cancer Bleeding Mistaken for Hemorrhoids

…  issue continued. The physician neglected to perform a full physical exam at the time of this visit and did not choose to inspect the anal region …