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Pneumothorax

CT

2

Pulmonary embolus

CT

3

Pneumonia

CXR

4

Hiatus hernia

Barium swallow/upper GI series

5

Oesophageal cancer

Endoscopy and biopsy

6

Dysphagia with red flags

Endoscopy

7

Achalasia

Endoscopy

8

Mallory-Weiss tear

Endoscopy

9

Ruptured peptic ulcer

Endoscopy

10

GORD

PPI trial

11

Ulcerative colitis

Colonoscopy and biopsy

12

Coeliac disease

Endoscopy and biopsy

13

Irritable bowel syndrome

There is no diagnostic investigation for IBS
IBS is diagnosed by a process of exclusion

14

Anal fissure

Clinical diagnosis

15

Haemorrhoids

Digital rectal exam

16

Viral hepatitis

Viral antibodies

17

Gallstones

Abdo US

18

Primary biliary cirrhosis

Anti mitochondrial antibodies

19

Primary sclerosing cholangitis

MRCP

20

Appendicitis

CT Abdo

21

Diverticular disease

CT Abdo

22

Malignant melanoma

Full thickness excisional biopsy

23

Molluscum contagiosum

Clinical diagnosis

24

Atopic eczema

Clinical diagnosis

25

Contact dermatitis

Skin patch test

26

Erythema multiforme

Clinical diagnosis

27

Stevens-Johnson syndrome

Clinical diagnosis

28

Septic arthritis

Joint aspiration

29

Gout

Synovial fluid polarised light microscopy

30

Pseudogout

Synovial fluid polarised light microscopy