Abdominal Pain

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Abstract Number: 876

MESENTERIC PANNICULITIS: A UNIQUE CASE OF ABDOMINAL PAIN

Case Presentation: A 56 year-old woman with past medical history of gastritis and past surgical history of appendectomy and C-section presented with a six-month history of intermittent abdominal discomfort, non-bloody diarrhea, nausea and bloating that [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:33-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on MESENTERIC PANNICULITIS: A UNIQUE CASE OF ABDOMINAL PAIN

Abstract Number: 682

A TYPICAL ABDOMINAL PAIN WITH A “NOT-SO-TYPICAL” CAUSE

Case Presentation: A previously healthy 42 year-old man was admitted with acute abdominal pain. He described onset of periumbilical pain on the morning of admission, resolving after an episode of non-bloody, non-bilious emesis. Later that [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:00-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A TYPICAL ABDOMINAL PAIN WITH A “NOT-SO-TYPICAL” CAUSE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 450

THE GALL OF A VILLAINOUS STONE

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old woman with a history of cholecystectomy and chronic intermittent abdominal pain presented with acute onset of right upper quadrant pain and vomiting. On admission, she was afebrile and nontoxic appearing with [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:00:16-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on THE GALL OF A VILLAINOUS STONE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 793

Treatment Options: A Simple Trigger Point Injection vs. An Ex-Lap/ Appendectomy.

Case Presentation: • A 32-year-old female presented with RLQ abdominal pain on and off for years. The pain was pinpoint, 10/10 in intensity and stabbing in quality. She denied nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, change in bowel [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:55:41-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Treatment Options: A Simple Trigger Point Injection vs. An Ex-Lap/ Appendectomy.

HM2017 Abstract Number: 454

A DIFFERENT TAKE ON CHOLECYSTITIS: LET’S GO BACK TO THE ANATOMY LAB

Case Presentation: Acute cholecystitis is a very common disease, suspected by the patient’s history and physical examination, confirmed by ultrasonographic imaging, and supported by lab findings suggestive of obstructive jaundice. Our patient had an atypical [...]

By | 2017-04-25T22:59:57-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A DIFFERENT TAKE ON CHOLECYSTITIS: LET’S GO BACK TO THE ANATOMY LAB

HM2016 Abstract Number: 497

Sevelamer Crystalopathy: An Under-Recognized Cause of Gastrointestinal Disease

Case Presentation: A 60-year-old female with a history of hypertension, mild hypercalcemia, ESRD on hemodialysis, and pulmonary fibrosis status-post right lung transplant 6 years prior presented with acute on chronic diffuse abdominal pain, nausea, and [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Sevelamer Crystalopathy: An Under-Recognized Cause of Gastrointestinal Disease

HM2016 Abstract Number: 759

Dunbar Syndrome: A Rare Case of Post Prandial Abdominal Pain

Case Presentation: A 28-year-old male presented with a 10-year history of intermittent post-prandial abdominal pain and fullness, forcing him to adopt a fetal position. He denied alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, or NSAID use. He reported worsening [...]

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 612

Epiploic Appendagitis: Is It on Your Differential for Abdominal Pain?

Case Presentation: We present the case of a 33 year old male who presented with a one day history of non-radiating right upper quadrant abdominal pain worsened by physical activity and lying on his right [...]

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 806

A Tale of Twisted Stomach

Case Presentation: We present a case of a 89 year old Caucasian male of normal cognition who presented to us with complains of decreased appetite and poor oral intake secondary to increased epigastric abdominal pain, [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Tale of Twisted Stomach