Cardiac Amyloidosis

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Abstract Number: 985

HONING OCCAM’S RAZOR AGAINST A CASE OF CARDIAC AMYLOID INVASION

Case Presentation: A 77 year-old Hispanic woman with a past medical history of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), atrial fibrillation, and chronic kidney disease presented with progressive dyspnea and increased lower extremity swelling [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:51-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on HONING OCCAM’S RAZOR AGAINST A CASE OF CARDIAC AMYLOID INVASION

HM2018 Abstract Number: 386

CARDIAC AMYLOIDOSIS MISTAKEN FOR ANGIOEDEMA: A DELAY TO DIAGNOSIS

Case Presentation: A 57 year old man with a history of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), chronic kidney disease (CKD) and hypertension presented with two weeks of exertional dyspnea and lower extremity edema, [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:13-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Uncategorized|Comments Off on CARDIAC AMYLOIDOSIS MISTAKEN FOR ANGIOEDEMA: A DELAY TO DIAGNOSIS