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HM2018 Abstract Number: 600

A RARE CASE OF RAPID GROWING NON-TUBERCULOUS MYCOBACTERIAL INFECTION AFTER A COSMETIC PROCEDURE

Case Presentation: A 43-year-old female patient with no medical history presented with multiple abdominal wall abscesses. She attended a cosmetic spa four months prior where she received weight loss injections known as “carboxy therapy” to [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:14-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A RARE CASE OF RAPID GROWING NON-TUBERCULOUS MYCOBACTERIAL INFECTION AFTER A COSMETIC PROCEDURE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 738

EARLY RECOGNITION AND TREATMENT OF A PATIENT WITH AN ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF HASHIMOTO ENCEPHALOPATHY

Case Presentation: Hashimoto encephalopathy is a poorly understood and rare complication of Hashimoto thyroiditis. Patients can present with seizures, movement disorders, or cognitive decline that improves with steroid therapy. The disease is a diagnosis of [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:12:06-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on EARLY RECOGNITION AND TREATMENT OF A PATIENT WITH AN ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF HASHIMOTO ENCEPHALOPATHY