Appendicitis

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Abstract Number: 756

APPENDICITIS & ULCERATIVE COLITIS: CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OR APPENDECTOMY?

Case Presentation: A 41-year-old male with past medical history of ulcerative colitis (UC) currently on vedolizumab infusions every 8 weeks presented to the hospital with right lower quadrant abdominal pain. The patient endorsed nausea, vomiting, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:03+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on APPENDICITIS & ULCERATIVE COLITIS: CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OR APPENDECTOMY?

HM2017 Abstract Number: 550

A CASE OF LIVER ABSCESSES IN A YOUNG SINGAPOREAN MAN WITH APPENDICITIS

Case Presentation: A 26 year-old Singaporean man with no past medical history presented with two weeks of fevers and abdominal pain. Five months prior to admission, the patient traveled to Singapore.  Two weeks prior to [...]

By | 2017-04-25T17:26:49+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A CASE OF LIVER ABSCESSES IN A YOUNG SINGAPOREAN MAN WITH APPENDICITIS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 663

A Super-Antigen-Mediated Mimic of Acute Appendicitis

Case Presentation: A 23 year-old man with schizophrenia presented to the emergency department complaining of nausea, vomiting, headache, and subjective fever, followed by acute onset of right lower quadrant abdominal pain. His medications included chlorpromazine [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:00+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts, Finalist|Comments Off on A Super-Antigen-Mediated Mimic of Acute Appendicitis