Babesia

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Abstract Number: 1042

CONCURRENT BABESIOSIS AND EHRLICHIOSIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT HOST IN PENNSYLVANIA

Case Presentation: A 76 y/o Korean American man presented with fever, chills, poor appetite, fatigue and dark colored urine. He often hikes in the woods but does not remember any tick or insect bites. He [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:43:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CONCURRENT BABESIOSIS AND EHRLICHIOSIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT HOST IN PENNSYLVANIA

Abstract Number: 1017

DOUBLE STRIKE: LYME AND BABESIA COINFECTION PRESENTING LETHALLY AS SEPTIC SHOCK IN A HEALTHY MALE

Case Presentation: A 60-year old male gardener presented with generalized body aches, night sweats, chills, malaise, fevers and headache (frontal and occipital) intermittently for a month. He reported abdominal pain, dyspnea, joint stiffness and myalgia. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:54+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DOUBLE STRIKE: LYME AND BABESIA COINFECTION PRESENTING LETHALLY AS SEPTIC SHOCK IN A HEALTHY MALE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 873

DOUBLE STRIKE- A CASE OF BABESIOSIS AND ANAPLASMOSIS PRESENTING AS SEVERE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA AND SEPTIC SHOCK IN A HEALTHY 25 YEAR OLD MALE

Case Presentation: A healthy, pleasant 25 years old male, dog-owner, with Down syndrome presented with generalized malaise, intermittent fevers, chills, sweating, abdominal pain, intermittent neck pain that progressively worsened over a week. His fever was [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:01:48+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on DOUBLE STRIKE- A CASE OF BABESIOSIS AND ANAPLASMOSIS PRESENTING AS SEVERE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA AND SEPTIC SHOCK IN A HEALTHY 25 YEAR OLD MALE