Dermatomyositis

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Abstract Number: 717

STAYING ABREAST WITH A CASE OF DERMATOMYOSITIS

Case Presentation: A 51-year-old female presented with a three month history of migratory rash and weakness. Initially, she developed periorbital swelling, eyelid discoloration, and a migrating pruritic erythematous rash. The rash originated on her upper [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:57-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on STAYING ABREAST WITH A CASE OF DERMATOMYOSITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 377

ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF ANTI-SYNTHETASE SYNDROME IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH REFRACTORY HYPOXIC RESPIRATORY FAILURE

Case Presentation: A 36-year-old female with a history of morbid obesity and hypertension presented with three weeks of progressive dyspnea and productive cough. She was previously diagnosed with community-acquired pneumonia and completed two five-day courses [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:52:22-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF ANTI-SYNTHETASE SYNDROME IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH REFRACTORY HYPOXIC RESPIRATORY FAILURE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 807

A Case of the Sinister Rash

Case Presentation: We present a 52-year-old lady who was referred to the emergency department by her primary care physician for progressively worsening generalized weakness and fatigue. Her symptoms have been gradually worsening over the last three months [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:09:59-04:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Case of the Sinister Rash