The case description for next week’s Case Records of the Massachusetts General Hospital is now available. We’re asking you to evaluate the case and tell us what you think. What is the diagnosis? What diagnostic test is most likely to be helpful?
A 56-year-old woman with diabetes mellitus was admitted to the hospital because of hyperglycemia and chest pain.
Read the full case description, then vote and comment on NEJM.org.
Is the diagnosis…
…Small-cell lung cancer?
…Tuberculosis with adrenal-gland involvement?
…Carcinoid tumor with ectopic production of corticotrophin?
The correct diagnosis, along with the full description of the case and the procedures performed, can be found in the full text of the case, to be published on May 30.
Look for the next Case Challenge on July 17th.