FUNGAL ENDOCARDITIS

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Abstract Number: 683

EMBOLIC ST ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION FROM CANDIDA ENDOCADITIS

Case Presentation: A 38-year-old male patient with a history of intravenous drug use was transferred from an outside hospital after initial presentation with persistent fevers, episodic flushing and swelling in right hand and forearm. Workup [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on EMBOLIC ST ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION FROM CANDIDA ENDOCADITIS

Abstract Number: 507

A CURIOUS MITRAL VEGETATION: THE CHALLENGES OF DIAGNOSING AND TREATING FUNGAL ENDOCARDITIS

Case Presentation: A 17 year old male recently diagnosed with high risk B-Precursor ALL and induction failure, was found in clinic to have an acute murmur. Three days prior, he had arm and leg aches, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:28:08+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on A CURIOUS MITRAL VEGETATION: THE CHALLENGES OF DIAGNOSING AND TREATING FUNGAL ENDOCARDITIS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 717

A RARE CASE OF CANDIDA TROPICALIS CAUSING NATIVE AORTIC VALVE ENDOCARDITIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT HOST

Case Presentation: A 47-year-old immunocompetent male with a medical history significant for active intravenous heroin abuse presented to the hospital with fever and respiratory distress. On admission, he was diaphoretic, febrile, and hypoxemic with an [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:01:52+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A RARE CASE OF CANDIDA TROPICALIS CAUSING NATIVE AORTIC VALVE ENDOCARDITIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT HOST