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AN UNUSUAL CASE OF SARCOIDOSIS PRESENTING AS PROLONGED FEVER AND PROGRESSIVE POLYARTHRITIS

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old man was admitted to our hospital due to prolonged fever and progressive polyarthritis. He had progressive supranuclear palsy and needed a cane when walking. Six-months before admission for his current illness, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:20+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on AN UNUSUAL CASE OF SARCOIDOSIS PRESENTING AS PROLONGED FEVER AND PROGRESSIVE POLYARTHRITIS

IT’S NOT GOUT, BUT STEROIDS STILL WORK! A CASE OF ACUTE ARTHRITIS IN THE HOSPITAL

Case Presentation: A 77 year old man with adenocarcinoma of the lung s/p chemotherapy and radiation presented to the Orthopedics service with hip pain & a left femoral lytic lesion.Soon after his IR-guided femur biopsy, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:12+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on IT’S NOT GOUT, BUT STEROIDS STILL WORK! A CASE OF ACUTE ARTHRITIS IN THE HOSPITAL