Gastroenterology Cases & Quizzes

 
 

  • Colorectal Cancer e-Tumor Boards: Case 3: Defective DNA Mismatch Repair CRC   The Colorectal team discusses a case of a 37-year-old female diagnosed with moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma. The team discusses the importance of imaging and treatment strategies.
  • Trivia Quiz: Weird ICD-10 Codes Because ICD codes attempt to be all-inclusive, the results can be bizarre. Can you spot the real ICD-10 codes? Test yourself with this quick trivia quiz.
  • Is Exercise Effective for Constipation? Readers weigh in on Dr Vega's management of a woman with symptoms of IBS-C.
  • Pain, Vomiting in a 48-Year-Old on Levothyroxine, Metformin A 48-year-old has epigastric pain and vomiting. Symptoms started suddenly and are similar to ones experienced 2 months earlier. He takes levothyroxine, metformin, and amlodipine daily. What's wrong?
  • Trivia Quiz: Diseases of World Leaders Do you know what diseases and health issues world leaders endured? Test yourself with this quick quiz.
  • Trivia Quiz: TV Doctors Sometimes surprisingly on-point but often wildly inaccurate, TV doctors lend the profession glamour. Test your knowledge of TV doctors past and present with this quick trivia quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Anal Fissures and Fistulas How much do you know about anal fissures and fistulas? Review clinical information, including key aspects of presentation and management, with this short quiz.
  • Rectal Bleeding in a 47-Year-Old Farmer Who Can't Pass Flatus A 47-year-old farmer presents with severe abdominal pain and rectal bleeding. He cannot pass stool or flatus. For the past 2 weeks, he has had a fever. Do you know what's wrong?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Ulcerative Colitis Myths vs Facts When it comes to risk factors, clinical aspects, and best practices for ulcerative colitis, can you separate fact from fiction? Take this short quiz.
  • A 33-Year-Old Spitting Saliva Because He Cannot Swallow It A 33-year-old man complains of food getting stuck in his esophagus. He states that he has had problems with swallowing solid food since childhood. What's the diagnosis?
  • Rapid Review Quiz: Vitamin D Are you aware of recent research into vitamin D, including new insights regarding consequences of deficiencies and issues surrounding supplementation? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Rapid Rx Quiz: Statin Intolerance and Related Concerns Do you know the latest key information on statin use, including adverse effects and prescribing recommendations? Test yourself on these common cholesterol-lowering agents with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Gastric Cancer Diagnosis How much do you know about a gastric cancer diagnosis? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Gastric Cancer How much do you know about gastric cancer? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Loss of Taste, Rash, and Dyspnea in a 46-Year-Old With GERD A 46-year-old woman has a 4-day history of progressive generalized weakness, increasing shortness of breath, and leg swelling. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
  • Rapid Rx Quiz: Weight Loss Drugs Test your knowledge on recommendations, research, adverse effects, and interactions for key weight loss drugs with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Tea and Health How much do you know about the health implications of tea? Test your knowledge on the clinical evidence with this brief quiz.
  • Rapid Rx Quiz: Corticosteroids Do you know important clinical aspects of corticosteroids, including key indications, adverse effects, contraindications, and recent study findings? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • A Daily Cannabis User With Sharp, Intense Epigastric Pain A 24-year-old man presents with generalized weakness, weight loss, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain over the past few years. What is the most likely diagnosis?
  • Rapid Review Quiz: Fecal Transplants Are you familiar with the latest key findings regarding the use of fecal transplants and related concerns? Test your knowledge of this emerging therapy with this short quiz.