Bradycardia

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Abstract Number: 990

HYPERKALEMIA WITH SUCCINYLCHOLINE USE IN ACUTE RENAL FAILURE DURING PERITONEAL DIALYSIS CATHETER PLACEMENT — T WAVE PEAKING AND EARLY SINE WAVES ON AN EKG

Case Presentation: A 39-year-old African-American male with a history of chronic kidney disease (baseline creatinine 3), congestive heart failure, hypertension, diabetes initially presented to the hospital with chest pain and found to have hypertensive emergency [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:00-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on HYPERKALEMIA WITH SUCCINYLCHOLINE USE IN ACUTE RENAL FAILURE DURING PERITONEAL DIALYSIS CATHETER PLACEMENT — T WAVE PEAKING AND EARLY SINE WAVES ON AN EKG

Abstract Number: 965

WHY AM-I-O(DARONE) SO TIRED?

Case Presentation: A 75-year-old man with CLL, CAD s/p CABG, severe aortic stenosis s/p valve replacement, and atrial fibrillation on apixaban and amiodarone presented with two months of worsening fatigue, constipation, weakness, decreasing visual acuity [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:14-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WHY AM-I-O(DARONE) SO TIRED?

Abstract Number: 695

THE UNSUSPECTING CULPRIT: CURIOUS CASE OF ALTERED MENTAL STATUS

Case Presentation: A 53-year-old African American woman with a history of systemic lupus erythematosus, refractory hypertension, and cerebrovascular accident, was found unresponsive and hypotensive at home. On presentation, the patient was drowsy but arousable and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:19-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE UNSUSPECTING CULPRIT: CURIOUS CASE OF ALTERED MENTAL STATUS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 549

RADIATION INDUCED CONDUCTIVE HEART DISEASE: A NEED FOR REGISTRIES

Case Presentation: 72-year-old male with history of hypertension, Stage IIIB squamous cell cancer of the right lung status post chemo-radiation presented to the clinic for a routine annual physical. He was found to be bradycardic [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:01-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on RADIATION INDUCED CONDUCTIVE HEART DISEASE: A NEED FOR REGISTRIES

HM2018 Abstract Number: 599

Blocking a Rash Diagnosis: An Unusual Case of Infective Endocarditis

Case Presentation: An 82-year-old man with a history of hypertension and known aortic insufficiency presented with bilateral lower extremity rash, ankle edema, and bradycardia. The ankle edema began two weeks prior to presentation followed by [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:35-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Blocking a Rash Diagnosis: An Unusual Case of Infective Endocarditis

HM2018 Abstract Number: 921

RECURRENT CARDIAC ARREST – AN UNEXPECTED CAUSE

Case Presentation: A 52-year-old African-American male was admitted to the hospital with sepsis secondary to urinary tract infection and pneumonia. His past medical history is significant for gunshot wound to C6-C7 region of the spine [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:43-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on RECURRENT CARDIAC ARREST – AN UNEXPECTED CAUSE

HM2017 Abstract Number: 570

TRIGEMINOCARDIAC REFLEX AS THE PRESENTATION OF MAXILLARY SINUS ADENOCARCINOMA

Case Presentation: A 54-year-old male with history of cocaine and marijuana abuse presented to the emergency room (ER) with a few-hour history of dizziness and abdominal pain. He also reported a two-month history of intermittent [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:16:43-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on TRIGEMINOCARDIAC REFLEX AS THE PRESENTATION OF MAXILLARY SINUS ADENOCARCINOMA

HM2016 Abstract Number: 646

From Sore Throat to Asystole: An Unusual Case of Vasovagal Bradycardia

Case Presentation: A 63 year male with no significant cardiac history presented to our hospital due to attacks of severe right-sided throat pain for 5 weeks.  The pain was described as “sharp” and “stabbing,” with [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:00-04:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on From Sore Throat to Asystole: An Unusual Case of Vasovagal Bradycardia