Monday, February 4, 2008

Answer: VizD Challenge Week of 1/21/08

Congratulations to Rana, this week's VizD winner.

Thank you to everyone who participated!

Rana is the winner of $5

(click on image to enlarge)
1. What is the diagnosis?
2. What is the etiology of this condition?

1. Caput Medusae - engorged veins
2. Usually secondary to liver cirrhosis, with subsequent portal hypertension

VizD is a weekly contest of an interesting or pathognomonic image from emergency medicine. Its goal is to integrate learning into a fun and relaxed environment. All images are original and are posted with the consent of the patient. For more information please refer to the following link.

1 comment:

Adam said...

Please email me at to receive your $5 prize.