CROHN’S DISEASE

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Abstract Number: 784

ENTEROPATHY ASSOCIATED T-CELL LYMPHOMA OF SMALL INTESTINE DIAGNOSED BY DOUBLE-BALLOON-ENDOSCOPY.

Case Presentation: A 54-year-old Japanese man presented to his primary care physician with a 3-month history of epigastric pain, fever, and unintentional weight loss. Upper endoscopy showed only a gastric polyp. Abdominal computed tomography showed [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:51+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ENTEROPATHY ASSOCIATED T-CELL LYMPHOMA OF SMALL INTESTINE DIAGNOSED BY DOUBLE-BALLOON-ENDOSCOPY.

HM2018 Abstract Number: 544

BADAS: ‘BAD’ SKIN WITH DIARRHEA

Case Presentation: A 55-year-old woman, with benign past medical history presented with a two-week of low-grade fevers and erythematous papules that evolved into small discrete honey-colored crusted plaques and pustules on her face. She was [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:17:38+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on BADAS: ‘BAD’ SKIN WITH DIARRHEA

HM2017 Abstract Number: 155

THE INFECTION IN INFLAMMATION: DIAGNOSING CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE

Background: The overall incidence of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is higher among patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The nature of this disease association is unknown but likely involves an altered gut microbiome and impaired [...]

By | 2017-04-26T03:11:56+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Quality Improvement, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on THE INFECTION IN INFLAMMATION: DIAGNOSING CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE INFECTION IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE

HM2017 Abstract Number: 688

IS TUBERCULOSIS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

Case Presentation:  A 35 year-old Chinese male with a known history of Crohn’s disease was diagnosed in 2014 and treated with nine doses of infliximab. He had normalization of his colon on follow up colonoscopy, [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:04:45+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on IS TUBERCULOSIS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

HM2017 Abstract Number: 527

CUTANEOUS METASTATIC CROHNS DISEASE: A RARE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT CHALLENGE

Case Presentation: A 58 year-old Caucasian female presented with a history of painful lesions of the gluteal, perineal, and vulvar areas. These lesions had been progressive with worsening drainage and scar formation over the last decade. [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:24:46+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on CUTANEOUS METASTATIC CROHNS DISEASE: A RARE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT CHALLENGE