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Abstract Number: 652

A CONTROVERSIAL CURE: LIVER TRANSPLANTATION IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS

Case Presentation: A 50-year-old woman presented with two weeks of progressively worsening abdominal pain and distention. The abdominal pain was accompanied by yellowing of her eyes and periods of confusion. She reported consuming 4 shots [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:09+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CONTROVERSIAL CURE: LIVER TRANSPLANTATION IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 828

Looking Past the Alcohol: A Failing Heart Due to Left Ventricular Noncompaction

Case Presentation: A 34 year old male with no past medical history initially presented to an urgent care facility with abdominal bloating and discomfort over several months.  It was noted at the time that he [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Looking Past the Alcohol: A Failing Heart Due to Left Ventricular Noncompaction