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A 42-year-old welder complains of a one-year history of progressive resting tremor, shuffling gait, and drooling. He consults a physician because of frequent falls and worsening fatigue. A diagnosis of a particular type of metal toxicity was made and treatment is started. Which of the following would most likely be found if an MRI brain if ordered?
A 38-year-old male with a history of sarcoidosis and a one-week history of subacute onset of progressive weakness was admitted to the hospital with difficulty ambulating. On examination, you appreciate bilateral lower extremity weakness and hyporeflexia. Based on the clinical history and EMG findings shown below what is the most likely diagnosis?
You have recently diagnosed an asymptomatic 45-year-old man with Huntington’s disease based on genetic testing which was requested based on a family history of the disease. The patient was informed of these findings in the clinic with his wife by his side. On the following day, you receive a phone call from the patient’s 23-year-old son asking what the results of the testing were. What is the most appropriate response to this question?
A 65-year-old male is referred to the EMG lab with a recent right leg injury and associated weakness. Based on the EMG shown below, where is the most likely site of neuronal injury?
Which of the following is the most classic finding of early inclusion body myositis?
A 37-year-old man with a history of hypertension presents to the emergency department with a one-day history of difficulty walking. On examination, he has right leg paresis and hyperreflexia with a right-sided Babinski response. His non-contrast axial CT scan is shown below. Which of the following is the most likely etiology of this patient’s symptoms?
A 59-year-old woman presents to the emergency room with dizziness and left ear fullness. The symptom is described as a spinning sensation that is present at rest and with action. She has had comparable events before, which have self-resolved over time. The patient is ataxic on the exam and has difficulty hearing out of her left ear. An MRI brain with and without contrast was normal. Which of the following is the most appropriate line of therapy that will decrease the risk of future recurrent events?
A two-week-old female is evaluated in the clinic. Upon physical exam, you notice a dimple and overlying tuft of hair on her lower back. This finding is most likely associated with a defect that occurs during which week of gestation?
A 31-year-old female with depression, anxiety, and migraines presents to the ED for altered mentation. On arrival, she has a temperature of 41 degrees Celcius, HR 130, and a systolic blood pressure of 190. On exam, she is diaphoretic and agitated, with increased tone, hyperreflexia, shivering, and dilated pupils.
You call her family who states that the patient has a hard time keeping down a job, frequently moving from state to state. She has had a number of different psychiatrists over the years, and you, therefore, are unable to find a comprehensive medication list. In her purse, she has a pill bottle of sertraline, with 85/90 pills remaining.
Which of the following other medications is this patient likely taking?
A 14-year-old male is evaluated in your clinic for seizures. Past medical history is significant for brief staring spells in elementary school. Now the patient is having generalized seizures especially when he is sleep-deprived. Additionally, the patient has recently been experiencing jerky movements of both arms in the morning, resulting in him dropping objects from his hands. An EEG shows generalized 4-6 Hz polyspike and wave discharges. What is the most likely diagnosis?
At a national conference, a pharmaceutical representative reaches out to you and offers you an all-inclusive trip to the Bahamas to hear about their newest available preventative migraine therapy. As a resident, which is the most appropriate response:
A 45-year-old patient presented to the emergency room unresponsive. Emergency medical services noted that the patient was found in his garage with the car running in an apparent suicide attempt. Despite appropriate medical care, the patient passed away. An autopsy was performed. A gross pathology image is shown below. Identify the following regions marked by the white arrows.
Which of the following is not a recommended screening test for cognitive dysfunction?
Identify the lesion shown below.
A 47-year-old woman from the Caribbean presents to the clinic with a seven-year history of progressive difficulty with ambulation. The exam is notable for lower extremity spasticity. An MRI is ordered and shows atrophy of the spinal cord without other changes. The clinical and MRI findings for this patient are most likely secondary to which of the following infections?