Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage

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Abstract Number: 874

SUPERFICIAL PUNCTATE KERATITIS AS HERALDER OF GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGITIS

Case Presentation: 51yoM with no significant medical history presents to ED for evaluation of progressive bilaterally injected, painful conjunctiva of 1 months duration, nonproductive cough and pleuritic chest pain of 1 week’s duration. He was [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:30-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on SUPERFICIAL PUNCTATE KERATITIS AS HERALDER OF GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGITIS

Abstract Number: 835

BREAKING BLOOD: HEMOLYSIS AND HYPOXEMIA

Case Presentation: A 21-year-old man presented with two weeks of progressive dyspnea. He denied chest pain, lower extremity edema, orthopnea, melena, hematochezia, hemoptysis, cough, or fever. He had a previous presentation with similar symptoms of [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:22-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on BREAKING BLOOD: HEMOLYSIS AND HYPOXEMIA

Abstract Number: 770

A ‘LANE’ LESS TRAVELED: HEMOPTYSIS IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE IRON DEFICIENCY ANEMIA

Case Presentation: A 36 year old man with a history of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) of unclear etiology was admitted with a three-week history of progressively worsening fatigue, weakness and lightheadedness. Further questioning revealed a [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:28-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A ‘LANE’ LESS TRAVELED: HEMOPTYSIS IN A PATIENT WITH SEVERE IRON DEFICIENCY ANEMIA

Abstract Number: 572

TREATMENT OF DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE IN THE SETTING OF GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS WITH PLASMA EXCHANGE: IS IT EVER TOO EARLY?

Case Presentation: Our patient is a 77-year-old female with no past medical history who presented with two weeks of dyspnea on exertion, scant hemoptysis, and rhinorrhea with occasional blood. Vitals showed tachycardia, tachypnea, and hypoxia [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:50-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TREATMENT OF DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE IN THE SETTING OF GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS WITH PLASMA EXCHANGE: IS IT EVER TOO EARLY?

Abstract Number: 559

OVERLAP SYNDROME: LUPUS AND ANCA VASCULITIS PRESENTING AS PULMONARY-RENAL SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 43 year-old-woman with no known medical history presented with two months intermittent fever, cough, pleurisy, hematuria, and weight loss. On exam she had diffuse crackles and lower extremity edema. The patient was [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:31-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on OVERLAP SYNDROME: LUPUS AND ANCA VASCULITIS PRESENTING AS PULMONARY-RENAL SYNDROME

HM2018 Abstract Number: 595

DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE FROM ATYPICAL HEMOLYTIC UREMIC SYNDROME SECONDARY TO LUPUS NEPHRITIS.

Case Presentation: A 20 year old man with history of Systemic Lupus erythematous (SLE) with Lupus nephritis presented to the hospital with cough and hemoptysis for the past few days. He was found to have [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:43:53-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE FROM ATYPICAL HEMOLYTIC UREMIC SYNDROME SECONDARY TO LUPUS NEPHRITIS.

HM2018 Abstract Number: 778

LOOSING BLOOD VESSEL BY TREATING BLOOD PRESSURE!

Case Presentation: A 74-year-old African-American woman presented to our Emergency Department with hemoptysis and severe respiratory distress. Two weeks prior to presentation, she was admitted with persistent cough and blood streaked sputum of 1-month duration [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:07:55-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on LOOSING BLOOD VESSEL BY TREATING BLOOD PRESSURE!

HM2018 Abstract Number: 831

HYDRALAZINE INDUCED ANCA ASSOCIATED VASCULITIS IN AN OCTOGENARIAN PATIENT

Case Presentation: 80-year-old man with a history of hypertension, atrial fibrillation, chronic kidney disease, multiple strokes with mild residual expressive aphasia and right hemiparesis presented with one week of dyspnea, fatigue and two days of [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:07:53-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on HYDRALAZINE INDUCED ANCA ASSOCIATED VASCULITIS IN AN OCTOGENARIAN PATIENT

HM2018 Abstract Number: 871

GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS PRESENTING AS DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE REQUIRING EXTRACORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION

Case Presentation: A previously healthy 26-year-old Caucasian man presented with 2 weeks of upper extremity edema in the setting of 4 months of productive cough with blood-tinged sputum, arthralgias, unintentional weight loss, and fatigue. On [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:57:37-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS PRESENTING AS DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE REQUIRING EXTRACORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION

HM2017 Abstract Number: 655

SOTALOL INDUCED DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE

Case Presentation: A 68 year old White female with atrial fibrillation presented with worsening dyspnea and cough. She was previously followed for similar symptoms and a computed tomography (CT) scan of the chest done in [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:09:21-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on SOTALOL INDUCED DIFFUSE ALVEOLAR HEMORRHAGE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 772

To Anticoagulate or Not?: A Case Reviewing Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Induced Atial Fibrillation

Case Presentation: 65-year-old female with hypertension and   smoking history presented with a gradual onset of painful, edematous feet for 4-days.  She continued to develop erythema and a constant, nonradiating pain in her feet. The patient also noted an increase [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on To Anticoagulate or Not?: A Case Reviewing Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Induced Atial Fibrillation