Atlas of Adult Physical Diagnosis by Dale Berg MD, Katherine Worzala MD

By Dale Berg MD, Katherine Worzala MD

Written by means of famous physicians and educators at Thomas Jefferson collage, this completely illustrated text/atlas is the main entire consultant to actual exam suggestions and actual analysis. insurance of every anatomic website contains a assessment of anatomy, a common screening exam, and particular problem-oriented examinations, plus educating issues for physicians who principle clinical scholars. a number of ideas for every website and challenge are proven, in order that readers can adapt the exam to the patient.

More than seven hundred illustrations—139 in complete color—depict anatomic information, exam suggestions, and important findings. Tables current the proof foundation for varied ideas. Annotated bibliographies also are included.

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The company it keeps is specific to the underlying etiology; if streptococcal etiology, enlarged tender jugulodigastric nodes (Fig. 2); if infectious mononucleosis, diffuse lymphadenopathy, petechial on pharynx and, potentially, splenomegaly can result. Local complications of exudative pharyngitis include quinsy and Ludwig’s angina. Quinsy manifests with a smooth nodule or mass in the posterior pharynx adjacent to a tonsil (Fig. 61). This is a streptococcal abscess in the peritonsillar area. Ludwig’s angina manifests with swelling in the mouth floor confirmed by bimanual palpation and erythema in the submental area.

Ann Intern Med 1992;117:705–710. , that the absence of maxillary toothache, abnormal transillumination of the sinus, and purulent [green] nasal discharge) markedly decreased the likelihood of acute sinusitis. Neck Masses Ahola SJ. Unexplained parotid enlargement. A clue to occult bulimia. Conn Med 1982; 46:185–186. Makes the point that bilateral parotid enlargement may be caused by bulimia. Alter M, Steiger P, Harshe M. Mastoid ecchymosis: Battle’s sign of skull fracture. Minn Med 1974;57:263–265.

1. Anterior surface anatomy. A. Penis. B. Scrotum. C. Glans penis. D. Urethral meatus. E. Hasselbach’s triangle. F. Superficial inguinal ring. (From Moore KL, Dalley AF. Clinically Oriented Anatomy, 4th ed. ) TIPS ■ Penis: composed of the shaft and glans, the corona is between ■ Scrotum: contains the testes ■ Foreskin: skin surrounding the glans, not present if circumcised Penile Examination ■ Glans: the bulbus distal component The penis is examined by gently grasping on the side, at the corona and lifting to inspect the surface structures.

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