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AN UNEXPECTED CRISIS: A RARE CASE REPORT OF CARCINOID CRISIS IN A LUNG NEUROENDOCRINE TUMOR

Case Presentation: 63-year-old woman with 80-pack year smoking history presented with right flank pain for two days and weight loss of 35lbs in 6 months. Chest X-ray as a part of the workup was found [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:06:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on AN UNEXPECTED CRISIS: A RARE CASE REPORT OF CARCINOID CRISIS IN A LUNG NEUROENDOCRINE TUMOR

DISSEMINATED KAPOSI SARCOMA IN A PATIENT PRESENTING WITH DYSPHAGIA: TREATMENT CONSIDERATIONS IN HIGH-RISK SUBJECTS

Case Presentation: Patient is a 48-year-old man who presented with dysphagia, weight loss and diffuse skin rash. He reported a large, non-tender lesion on his nose, and similar-appearing lesions on his thorax, extremities, face and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:38+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DISSEMINATED KAPOSI SARCOMA IN A PATIENT PRESENTING WITH DYSPHAGIA: TREATMENT CONSIDERATIONS IN HIGH-RISK SUBJECTS

SURVIVAL AFTER ADJUVANT AND NEOADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER: A CLEVELAND CLINIC EXPERIENCE

Background: Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) comprises of approximately 15% of the total breast cancers. There is limited data on treatment outcome of these patients in elderly population. We report our experience with elderly patients [...]

By | 2018-03-15T20:51:00+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Geriatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on SURVIVAL AFTER ADJUVANT AND NEOADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER: A CLEVELAND CLINIC EXPERIENCE