Your NEJM Group Today: Calf Swelling & Rash Case / Colonoscopy in Breast Cancer Survivors / Idaho Gastroenterology Opportunity — Physician’s First Watch

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May 15, 2017

Your NEJM Group Today: Calf Swelling & Rash Case / Colonoscopy in Breast Cancer Survivors / Idaho Gastroenterology Opportunity

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Here's what we chose for you from NEJM Group today:

NEJM Clinical Practice Center: Case Record: A 20-year-old man with a history of Crohn's disease was evaluated for pain and swelling of the left calf and a purpuric rash. Three weeks earlier, sore throat, cough, rhinorrhea, and chills had developed. Find out the diagnosis at the link below.

NEJM Journal Watch Gastroenterology: A meta-analysis indicates there's no need to decrease the interval between colonoscopies or other forms of colorectal screening in women with histories of breast cancer.

NEJM CareerCenter: St. Luke's Health System is currently seeking a gastroenterologist to join its patient-focused, multidisciplinary team in Twin Falls, Idaho.

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