Chest Pain

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HM2018 Abstract Number: 387

CALL THAT DASH! ACUTE NONRHEUMATIC STREPTOCOCCAL MYOCARDITIS MIMICKING STEMI

Case Presentation: A 50 year old male with no past medical history presented with severe chest pain that progressively worsened over 2 days. His chest pain was described as left sided, non-radiating, and constant. He [...]

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HM2018 Abstract Number: 786

MYOPERICARDITIS: AN UNUSUAL PRESENTATION OF MIXED CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 44 year-old female with a history of essential hypertension presented with one month of progressive chest pain, dyspnea and fevers. These symptoms were associated with a dry cough, sore throat and symmetric [...]

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 627

Joining the Big Five: Adding Gastric Volvulus in a Para-Esophageal Hernia to the List of Potentially Fatal Causes of Chest Pain

Case Presentation: A 62-year-old female with no known past medical history presented with 3-days of multiple episodes of vomiting after consuming Chinese food.She was in atrial fibrillation with a rapid ventricular response.Significant lab analyses included [...]

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 889

Atypical Chest Pain in a 22 Year Old Male After Inhalation of Hookah

Case Presentation: A 22 year old male with past medical history of childhood asthma, tobacco dependence and polysubstance abuse presented with shortness of breath and acute onset of neck pain and pleuritic chest pain. The [...]

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 802

“Chemotherapy Induced Chest Pain”: Coronary Vasospasm Secondary to 5-Fluorouracil

Case Presentation: A 71-year old female with known stage 3-colon cancer post resection, presented to our neighboring hospital with intermittent pleuritic chest pain radiating to her back. She was started on chemotherapy with 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) [...]

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