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CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? A CASE OF 7TH AND 8TH CRANIAL NERVE PALSIES FROM DUAL CHECK POINT INHIBITOR THERAPY

Case Presentation: A 65 year old Caucasian male with a history of B cell lymphoma on dual anti-checkpoint inhibitor therapy with Pembrolizumab (anti-PD1 antibodies) and IDO(indolamine 2,3-dioxygenase) presented with complaints of left side facial droop, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:43:54+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? A CASE OF 7TH AND 8TH CRANIAL NERVE PALSIES FROM DUAL CHECK POINT INHIBITOR THERAPY

PITUITARY GONE AWRY

Case Presentation: Our patient was a 58 year old male with a history of metastatic melanoma on nivolumab and ipilimumab who was directly admitted from clinic to the medicine service for increased lethargy and flu-like [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:15:38+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on PITUITARY GONE AWRY

SUGAR? NO, PLEASE!

Case Presentation: A 53-year-old male with no history of diabetes was admitted to the hospital due to complaints of severe fatigue, dizziness, and abrupt weight loss. He was found to have a random blood glucose [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:07+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on SUGAR? NO, PLEASE!