Hereditary Epilepsy Panels [A Test in Focus]

by alyssafrank • December 4, 2018

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Top highlights include: How hospitals are fighting burnout, U.S. health spending hits $3.5T but growth slows, why states might start taxing opioids, telemedicine in reverse. and health care providers are teaming with chatbots to assist patients.
By Andy Tofilon • December 12, 2018
Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. This week's case features a whole slide image of an H&E-stained section from a bladder resection. What's the identification?
By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • December 12, 2018
Nikola Baumann, Ph.D., Director of the Central Clinical Laboratory and Central Processing Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, was recently featured in CAP TODAY about biotin interference. According to findings of a Mayo Clinic study, biotin use is not rare, and don’t count on it being listed in the patient’s electronic medical record. 
By Kelley Luedke • December 11, 2018
This week’s Research Roundup highlights the evaluation of monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance: A consensus report of the International Kidney and Monoclonal Gammopathy Research Group.
By Kelley Luedke • December 10, 2018
Top highlights include: the secret to good health may be a walk in the park, Minnesota adds Alzheimer's as qualifying condition for medical marijuana, Asian longhorned tick spreading in U.S, 11 diseases that can start with your gut bacteria, and a link between migraines and gastrointestinal problems?
By Gina Chiri-Osmond • December 7, 2018
Joseph Parisi, M.D., and Bobbi Pritt, M.D., have both received the 2018 Distinguished Educator Award. The award honors Mayo Clinic staff members who have made substantial and continued contributions to Mayo’s educational mission.
By Suzanne R. Ferguson • December 7, 2018