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Abstract Number: 824

‘THOSE WORMS DID NOT WANT TO BE EXTRACTED’: A CASE OF ASCARIS LUMBRICOIDES BILIARY OBSTRUCTION AND CHOLANGITIS

Case Presentation: A 24 year old, Chuukese-speaking woman visiting the United States from Micronesia, with no known past medical history, presented with complaint of 24 hours of acute epigastric pain. Patient was on no medications. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:03-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ‘THOSE WORMS DID NOT WANT TO BE EXTRACTED’: A CASE OF ASCARIS LUMBRICOIDES BILIARY OBSTRUCTION AND CHOLANGITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 450

THE GALL OF A VILLAINOUS STONE

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old woman with a history of cholecystectomy and chronic intermittent abdominal pain presented with acute onset of right upper quadrant pain and vomiting. On admission, she was afebrile and nontoxic appearing with [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:00:16-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on THE GALL OF A VILLAINOUS STONE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 660

Gallstones from a ‘pseudo’ Gallbladder: Choledochal Cyst Causing Recurrent Choledocholithiasis and Cholangitis

Case Presentation: A 78 year old female with history of previous cholecystitis s/p cholecystectomy in 1950s complicated by recurrent choledocholithiasis and cholangitis presented with a 1 day history of chills, epigastric abdominal pain, nausea and [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:02-04:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Gallstones from a ‘pseudo’ Gallbladder: Choledochal Cyst Causing Recurrent Choledocholithiasis and Cholangitis