When I was a resident of internal medicine my favourite instru
ctor was Dr. Khosronia, because he inspired me to study more. I remember
one day when
a patient to the ward with
pain in her upper abdomen.
a gastroscopy, ultr
asound of the
n and blood tests. When I saw all her medical tests were OK, I prescribed
sants for her
I saw her in the ward
in pain. I asked my colleague for help and he ordered a CT scan of her abdome
n. The result showed
unusual stomach cancer. When Dr. Khosronia learned about it, he gave me a hard time and a good lesson:
don't jump to conclusions.