Flaccid Paralysis

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Abstract Number: 1015

THE GREAT IMITATOR: A CASE OF INTRAVASCULAR LYMPHOMA-INDUCED PARAPLEGIA

Case Presentation: A 73-year-old woman with a history of coronary artery disease and remote cervical cancer presented to the hospital with a two-month history of progressive leg weakness and confusion. Over the course of six [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:50-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE GREAT IMITATOR: A CASE OF INTRAVASCULAR LYMPHOMA-INDUCED PARAPLEGIA

HM2018 Abstract Number: 883

RARE CASE OF HYPOKALEMIC PERIODIC PARALYSIS ASSOCIATED WITH MARIJUANA BINGE EPISODE

Case Presentation: A 30-year-old male presented to the ED with sudden onset flaccid paralysis involving the entire body except the head and neck. He reported heavy marijuana use 2 days prior during which he consumed [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:24:35-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on RARE CASE OF HYPOKALEMIC PERIODIC PARALYSIS ASSOCIATED WITH MARIJUANA BINGE EPISODE