Figure 1 is an application providing clinicians a way to share photos of medical cases with colleagues while protecting patient privacy, and it has found a fan base among 125,000 users. The images generate discussions about tests and diagnoses, and although only medical professionals can post photos and comment, anyone can join. Figure 1 co-founder and critical care physician Dr. Joshua Landy saw a need for such a tool after finding that physicians collaborated by texting photos to one another and searched for medical information on their mobile devices.

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