Dyspnea

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A MALIGNANT COUGH IN A PATIENT WITH AIDS

Case Presentation: A 29 year old male with HIV/AIDS only intermittently taking antiretroviral therapy (ART), Pneumocystis jirovecii (PJP) pneumonia actively being treated with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) and prednisone, and cutaneous Kaposi sarcoma all diagnosed one month [...]

By | 2017-04-25T23:16:36+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A MALIGNANT COUGH IN A PATIENT WITH AIDS

DYSPNEA: COULD THIS RASH BE THE CULPRIT?

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old gentleman with past medical history significant for chronic hypoxic and hypercapneic respiratory failure from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (FEV1 of 0.76 liters, 22% of predicted), hyperlipidemia, and hypertension presented with worsening exertional shortness of [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:27:22+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on DYSPNEA: COULD THIS RASH BE THE CULPRIT?