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Abstract Number: 587

MULTI-SYSTEM LESIONS WITH BONE AND CNS INVOLVEMENT: A CASE OF ERDHEIM CHESTER DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 56-year-old Caucasian male with no pertinent medical history presented with 4 months of progressive left lower extremity weakness, gait instability, headache, and an 8-lb weight loss. Physical exam was notable for left [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:18-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on MULTI-SYSTEM LESIONS WITH BONE AND CNS INVOLVEMENT: A CASE OF ERDHEIM CHESTER DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 784

‘HAIRY’ KIDNEYS AND PERICARDIAL EFFUSION: A DIAGNOSTIC DILEMMA

Case Presentation: A 61 year-old-female presented to an outside institution with worsening exertional dyspnea, chest pressure, and fatigue. Echocardiogram revealed a large pericardial effusion bordering on tamponade which was drained with great improvement of symptoms. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:22-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ‘HAIRY’ KIDNEYS AND PERICARDIAL EFFUSION: A DIAGNOSTIC DILEMMA