Abscess

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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

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