Complication

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Abstract Number: 995

BRAIN ABSCESS: A RARE COMPLICATION OF ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY

Case Presentation: A 54 year old male developed acute encephalopathy and unilateral paralysis. He had a history of lung adenocarcinoma for which in1998 he underwent open resection of both lung tumor and brain metastases followed [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:09+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on BRAIN ABSCESS: A RARE COMPLICATION OF ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY

Abstract Number: 726

A RARE COMPLICATION OF DIVERTICULITIS

Case Presentation: A 59-year-old female with a history of hypertension and hyperlipidemia presented to the ED with severe left lower quadrant abdominal, pelvic pain, and nausea. CT of the abdomen/pelvis showed findings of acute diverticulitis. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:13+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RARE COMPLICATION OF DIVERTICULITIS

Abstract Number: 594

DYNAMIC ATRIOVENTRICULAR BLOCK: A RARE COMPLICATION OF THYROID STORM

Case Presentation: A 28-year-old female with unremarkable past medical history presented with a 3-day history of fever, diffuse abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Vital signs were significant for temperature of 38.3 C and heart rate [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:29+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DYNAMIC ATRIOVENTRICULAR BLOCK: A RARE COMPLICATION OF THYROID STORM

HM2017 Abstract Number: 320

SUMP SYNDROME : A RARE LONG-TERM COMPLICATION OF CHOLEDOCHODUODENOSTOMY

Case Presentation: Sump syndrome is a rare complication of side-to-side choledochoduodenostomy (CDD). CDD used to be a common surgical procedure done in the era before endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). After side-to-side CDD, the CBD between [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:41:49+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on SUMP SYNDROME : A RARE LONG-TERM COMPLICATION OF CHOLEDOCHODUODENOSTOMY

HM2016 Abstract Number: 741

Move It or Burst It: Fatal Complication of Benign Symptom

Case Presentation: A 56 year-old-female with past history of schizoaffective disorder on clozapine after failure of many antipsychotic medications for around 3 years got voluntarily hospitalized in a psychiatric facility for over 2 months and [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Move It or Burst It: Fatal Complication of Benign Symptom