Angioedema

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A BAD COMBINATION: ACUTE PANCREATITIS FROM SACUBITRIL/VALSARTAN AND LISINOPRIL

Case Presentation: A 76 y.o. Caucasian male with a past medical history of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF), atrial fibrillation, HTN, and DVT/PE presented to the ED with a chief complaint of sharp, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:02+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A BAD COMBINATION: ACUTE PANCREATITIS FROM SACUBITRIL/VALSARTAN AND LISINOPRIL

A Natural Killer in Disguise!

Case Presentation: A 23 year-old Guatemalan man presented to the hospital with right sided facial swelling, vesicular lesions on the eyelids and ulcers on the tongue. He was admitted with seven similar episodes during the [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Natural Killer in Disguise!

CARDIAC AMYLOIDOSIS MISTAKEN FOR ANGIOEDEMA: A DELAY TO DIAGNOSIS

Case Presentation: A 57 year old man with a history of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), chronic kidney disease (CKD) and hypertension presented with two weeks of exertional dyspnea and lower extremity edema, [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Uncategorized|Comments Off on CARDIAC AMYLOIDOSIS MISTAKEN FOR ANGIOEDEMA: A DELAY TO DIAGNOSIS

Iatrogenic Takostubo Cardiomyopathy in a Patient with Angioedema

Case Presentation: A 21 year old Caucasian female with an unremarkable medical history presented with sudden onset of throat, lip and tongue angioedema. Due to concern for complications, she was given intravenous (IV) diphenhydramine, solumedrol [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Iatrogenic Takostubo Cardiomyopathy in a Patient with Angioedema

Rare presentation of Natural Killer/T cell lymphoma as acquired angioedema

Case Presentation: A 22 year old man, originally from Guatemala, presented with recurrent episodes of right sided facial swelling associated with superficial oral ulcers and change in voice. He did not have any family history [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:08:53+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Rare presentation of Natural Killer/T cell lymphoma as acquired angioedema