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Elective Diaries: A bleeding Newborn

This was the case of an 8-day old sero-exposed (born to a HIV positive mother) male infant who presented with severe jaundice and significant bleeding including hematemesis (vomiting blood) and hematochezia (passage of fresh blood through the anus), suspected to be Hemorrhagic Disease of the Newborn on a background history
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A baby and a neck mass

The Medics Abroad summer electives are currently underway in Malindi, Kenya. Our medical students have been there for just under a week and have seen a whole lot of medical conditions that they have only ever encountered in textbooks. The opportunities for hands-on clinical experience have been endless. From scrubbing
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