Dizziness

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Abstract Number: 925

“JUST SOME DIZZINESS”, OR IS IT?

Case Presentation: IntroductionDizziness is one of the most frequent complaints encountered in the medical practice affecting 15-20% of adults yearly 1, and can be challenging to assess. Dizziness can be classified into vertigo, disequilibrium and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:40:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on “JUST SOME DIZZINESS”, OR IS IT?

HM2018 Abstract Number: 756

A Dizzying Experience: A Case of Vertebral Artery Dissection

Case Presentation: A previously healthy 37-year-old male presented to the Emergency Department (ED) with sudden onset nausea and dizziness that after he had turned and looked over his right shoulder. He experienced 3 episodes of [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:15:24+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A Dizzying Experience: A Case of Vertebral Artery Dissection

HM2017 Abstract Number: 761

WHEN CANCER ISN’T THE ANSWER: NEUROSARCOIDOSIS MASQUERADING AS MALIGNANCY IN A PATIENT WITH HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER

Case Presentation: A 59-year-old woman with a history of ductal carcinoma in situ status post mastectomy presented with dizziness exacerbated by change of head position. Patient endorsed a history of intermittent dizziness in the past [...]

By | 2017-04-20T15:54:35+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on WHEN CANCER ISN’T THE ANSWER: NEUROSARCOIDOSIS MASQUERADING AS MALIGNANCY IN A PATIENT WITH HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER