Antiphospholipid Syndrome

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Abstract Number: 735

ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME AS A CAUSE OF SEVERE GASTROINTESTINAL BLEED

Case Presentation: A 55 year-old woman with past history of antiphospholipid syndrome complicated by multiple deep vein thromboses and miscarriages, prior hemorrhagic stroke, chronic slow GI bleed with iron deficiency anemia, thrombocytopenia, and CKD stage [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:28+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME AS A CAUSE OF SEVERE GASTROINTESTINAL BLEED

Abstract Number: 703

TWO DAY OLD STEMI? WITH LUPUS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE.

Case Presentation: A 37 year old female with a past medical history of Hypertension, Ischemic Cardiomyopathy (EF=40-45%), Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome presented to the Emergency Department with complaints of pleuritic chest pain [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:33+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TWO DAY OLD STEMI? WITH LUPUS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE.

HM2018 Abstract Number: 852

TREATMENT OF RECURRENT THROMBOEMBOLISMS IN A PATIENT WITH ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME REFRACTORY TO MULTIPLE ANTICOAGULANTS

Case Presentation: A 22 year-old female with a history of recurrent DVTs in the left lower extremity, May-Thurner syndrome with left common iliac vein stent place 12 months ago, Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia, and previous thromboembolism presented [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:41+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on TREATMENT OF RECURRENT THROMBOEMBOLISMS IN A PATIENT WITH ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME REFRACTORY TO MULTIPLE ANTICOAGULANTS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 558

Bleed Versus Clot: The Tenuous Balance in Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Severe Refractory Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia

Case Presentation: A 65 year-old man with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) was transferred to our hospital for management of refractory thrombocytopenia and thrombosis. His disease was diagnosed by positive lupus anticoagulant, anti-cardiolipin antibody, beta-2-glycoprotein IgM [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Bleed Versus Clot: The Tenuous Balance in Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Severe Refractory Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia

HM2016 Abstract Number: 901

A Pediatric Patient Presenting with Bilateral Renal Infarcts Found to Have Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Case Presentation: An 18 year-old female with no significant medical history was admitted to the pediatric unit with a three-day history of lower abdominal pain and a one-day history of nausea and vomiting. She had [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Clinical Vignettes Abstracts, Pediatric|Comments Off on A Pediatric Patient Presenting with Bilateral Renal Infarcts Found to Have Antiphospholipid Syndrome