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Sherlock’s Investigation

Lecture no. 19 from the course: Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases

Sherlock’s Investigation

Taught by Professor Roy Benaroch | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Health,Fitness & Nutrition Courses

Step inside a university’s student health center, where your patient, Elena, makes repeated visits complaining of nausea, then vision troubles, then a urinary tract infection. What’s going on here? Investigate how seasoned doctors act like Sherlock Holmes to arrive at a diagnosis of a disease that predominantly affects young adults.


June 15, 2017
I got fixated on the trip to Mexico and was thinking parasite. Of course a blood smear looking for eosinophilia would have ruled this out. Good case.