SPUC December 15, 2008 Francisco.LaRosa@UCDenver.edu. CASE 1. CASE 1 Diagnosis: Coccidioidomycosis. Coccidioidomycosis. Diagnosis Coccidioidomycosis - Endemic fungal infection of the desert southwestern United States - Generally a self-limited illness in healthy persons.
December 15, 2008
CASE 1 Diagnosis: Coccidioidomycosis
- Endemic fungal infection of the desert
southwestern United States
- Generally a self-limited illness in healthy persons.
- Immunosuppressed persons who contract it
are at increased risk for disseminated infection
Janis E. Blair, MD; Jerry D. Smilack, MD; Sean M. Caples, DO. Coccidioidomycosis in Patients With Hematologic Malignancies
Arch Intern Med. 2005;165:113-117
Case 2 Diagnosis: Leiomyoma
Case 3 Diagnosis: Thymoma AB
Thymoma Type B1
CLASSIFICATION OF THYMOMAS
Case 4 Diagnosis: Giant Cell Tumor of Tendon Sheet
Case 5 Diagnosis: Fibrous Dysplasia
Fibrous dysplasia, benignt tumor (developmental arrest)
Components of normal bone are present, but they fail to
differentiate into mature structures.
Occurs as one of three clinical patterns:
1. involvement of a single bone (monostotic)
2. involvement of multiple bones( polyostotic)
3. Polyostotic disease, associated with cafe au lait skin pigmentations and endocrine abnormalities, precocious puberty (McCune- Albright syndrome). Somatic, not hereditary. Skeletal, skin, and endocrine lesions from G protein that constitutively activates adenyl cyclase with resultant cyclic adenosin monophosphate overproduction and cellular hyperfunctioning.
Case 5 Diagnosis: Chemical / Reactive Gastropathy
CHRONIC, REACTIVE (CHEMICAL) GASTROPATHY
Arch Pathol Lab Med—Vol 132, October 2008