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Abstract Number: 528

ABSCESSED WITH STERILITY: ASEPTIC ABSCESSES AS INITIAL PRESENTATION OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 37-year-old African American female with history of colitis presented with dyspnea and cough. Workup revealed a pleural-based left upper lobe mass and mediastinal lymphadenopathy. She denied exposure to mold, fungus, chemicals, inhalants, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:28:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ABSCESSED WITH STERILITY: ASEPTIC ABSCESSES AS INITIAL PRESENTATION OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 545

ENDOCARDITIS AFTER TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT

Case Presentation: 85 year old female was admitted on account of lethargy and decreased oral intake for the previous week, and evidence of anemia. She had undergone a transcatheter aortic valve replacement(TAVR) 5 months prior [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:45+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on ENDOCARDITIS AFTER TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT

HM2018 Abstract Number: 764

Look Beyond The Lungs

Case Presentation: A 22-year-old Hispanic male presented with a 4 day history of rectal and abdominal pain. He denied any previous medical history. He also noted three months of productive cough, pyrexia, chills, night sweats, fatigue, and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:11:27+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Look Beyond The Lungs

HM2016 Abstract Number: 659

Truly Not an Abscess! Unusual Presentation of Pyoderma Gangrenosum

Case Presentation: A 55 year old male with history of ulcerative colitis and iron deficiency anemia presented to the emergency department with a 1 week history of progressive swelling, tenderness and erythema of a circumscribed [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:00+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Truly Not an Abscess! Unusual Presentation of Pyoderma Gangrenosum