Coccidioidomycosis

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PERITONEAL COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS: A TRIAD OF PERITONITIS, OMENTAL NODULES, AND EOSINOPHILIA

Case Presentation: A 50-year-old Filipino man with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus presented with 4 days of fever, abdominal pain and distention. He endorsed unintentional weight loss of 30lbs over the last year as [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on PERITONEAL COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS: A TRIAD OF PERITONITIS, OMENTAL NODULES, AND EOSINOPHILIA

WHILE TISSUE IS THE ISSUE, INFECTIONS ALWAYS COME DOWN TO LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!

Case Presentation: A 25 year-old white man with no significant past medical history presented with gradually progressive dyspnea on exertion and dry cough for approximately two months. He was treated for community-acquired pneumonia with various [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:43:54+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on WHILE TISSUE IS THE ISSUE, INFECTIONS ALWAYS COME DOWN TO LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!