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Abstract Number: 860

WEAK AND WOBBLY: A CASE OF ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH ENTEROVIRUS/ RHINOVIRUS

Case Presentation: An eighteen-year-old woman presents with progressively worsening weakness in her legs as well as numbness throughout her body. She also endorsed rhinorrhea, nasal congestion, abdominal discomfort, nausea, vomiting and decreased urine output. Her [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:04-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WEAK AND WOBBLY: A CASE OF ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH ENTEROVIRUS/ RHINOVIRUS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 529

“POSSESSED” OR FLU SHOT ENCEPHALITIS? A RARE COMPLICATION OF THE INFLUENZA VACCINE

Case Presentation: A 62 year old woman with a history of hypertension suddenly developed a headache starting 3 days after receiving the influenza vaccine. The headache worsened and was associated with nausea, photosensitivity and vomiting. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:52:42-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on “POSSESSED” OR FLU SHOT ENCEPHALITIS? A RARE COMPLICATION OF THE INFLUENZA VACCINE