Finalist Posters – Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric

////Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric

ENZYME DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS NON-ACCIDENTAL TRAUMA

Case Presentation: Almost 3 yo female presented to the ED) with multiple contusions, finger fractures and abrasions. Mother sought care for evaluation of a left occipital swelling that she noticed following the patient’s stay with [...]

By | 2019-03-24T17:12:42+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on ENZYME DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS NON-ACCIDENTAL TRAUMA

SEVERE NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCY MIMICKING SYSTEMIC DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 14-year-old male presented to an emergency department with 6 days of left thigh pain and inability to bear weight following a fall from bed. Associated symptoms included nausea, diaphoresis and weakness. Review [...]

By | 2019-03-24T17:08:50+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on SEVERE NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCY MIMICKING SYSTEMIC DISEASE

WHEN LIFE DOESN’T GIVE YOU LEMONS: A RARE CASE OF ACUTE HEART FAILURE

Case Presentation: A five-year-old boy with autism presented to the hospital with two-months of fatigue, lower extremity pain, and a petechial rash. Review of systems was notable for a two-kilogram weight loss, intermittent gingival bleeding [...]

By | 2019-03-24T17:10:02+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on WHEN LIFE DOESN’T GIVE YOU LEMONS: A RARE CASE OF ACUTE HEART FAILURE