Dermatology

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Abstract Number: 858

DERMAL DILEMMAS: WHEN TWO RARE CAUSES OF BREAST ULCERATIONS COLLIDE, DIFFUSE DERMAL ANGIOMATOSIS AND CALCIPHYLAXIS

Case Presentation: A 51year-old female presented with one week of worsening pain and malodorous drainage from a chronic breast wound. Her PMH included HTN induced ESRD on HD. Her wound started 6 months ago as [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:01-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DERMAL DILEMMAS: WHEN TWO RARE CAUSES OF BREAST ULCERATIONS COLLIDE, DIFFUSE DERMAL ANGIOMATOSIS AND CALCIPHYLAXIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 395

‘GANG’ING UP ON THE SKIN: AN 11-MONTH-OLD WITH ULCERATIVE SKIN LESIONS

Case Presentation: A previously healthy 11-month-old female was admitted to the hospital with new onset of skin lesions. One month prior to admission, her parents noticed “bumps on her bottom.” They initially thought the bumps [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:17:55-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatric|Comments Off on ‘GANG’ING UP ON THE SKIN: AN 11-MONTH-OLD WITH ULCERATIVE SKIN LESIONS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 449

A CASE OF VOGT-KAYANAGI-HARADA DISEASE AS SEQUELA OF DRESS

Case Presentation: A 32 yo male presented after 1 week of high spiking fevers and a pruritic rash. Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim had been started 5 weeks prior. Treatment was started with antihistamines, topical steroids, and prednisone 60mg [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:16:43-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A CASE OF VOGT-KAYANAGI-HARADA DISEASE AS SEQUELA OF DRESS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 364

A FIVE YEAR REVIEW OF SKIN INFECTIONS IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANT PATIENTS

Background: Patients who have undergone hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) are at a higher risk of infection compared to their healthy counterparts. This retrospective chart review aimed to elucidate the incidence and etiology of skin [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:11:32-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on A FIVE YEAR REVIEW OF SKIN INFECTIONS IN HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANT PATIENTS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 50

Effect of a Dermatology Curriculum in an Internal Medicine Residency Program

Background: A recent study showed over 80 percent of internal medicine residents reported being uncomfortable or very uncomfortable with dermatologic issues. Formalized teaching in dermatology in medicine residency may be prudent. This teaching could occur [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:59:18-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Education, Hospital Medicine 2018, Research|Comments Off on Effect of a Dermatology Curriculum in an Internal Medicine Residency Program