Deficiency

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Abstract Number: 464

SEVERE NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCY MIMICKING SYSTEMIC DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 14-year-old male presented to an emergency department with 6 days of left thigh pain and inability to bear weight following a fall from bed. Associated symptoms included nausea, diaphoresis and weakness. Review [...]

By | 2019-03-24T17:08:50+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on SEVERE NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCY MIMICKING SYSTEMIC DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 596

The Good Patient: A case of B12 deficiency anemia caused by metformin use

Case Presentation: 44 year old male with insulin dependent type 2 Diabetes mellitus and hypothyroidism presented with fatigue, weakness, dyspnea on exertion and light headedness for several weeks. He denied bloody stools or melena. Medications [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:28+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Good Patient: A case of B12 deficiency anemia caused by metformin use