Grave’S Disease

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ASSOCIATION BETWEEN GRAVES DISEASE AND MYASTHENIA GRAVIS: TWO CASE REPORTS

Case Presentation: Case 1:A 55 year-old woman with a history of myasthenia gravis presented to with symptoms of double vision. She was also complaining of palpitations, weight loss, sweating, and insomnia. She was diagnosed with [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:55+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ASSOCIATION BETWEEN GRAVES DISEASE AND MYASTHENIA GRAVIS: TWO CASE REPORTS

Rapidly Progressive Vision Loss in a 91 Year Old Man Post-Chikungunya Infection

Case Presentation: A 91 year-old African American man presented to the ED with concern for weakness, vision loss, and eye bulging. He gave a several week history of diarrhea, fatigue, and debilitating joint pain 8 [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Rapidly Progressive Vision Loss in a 91 Year Old Man Post-Chikungunya Infection

TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY WITH COMPLETE HEART BLOCK, NSTEMI AND THYROTOXICOSIS

Case Presentation: Patient is a 71 year old female with hypertension and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who presented after syncopal episodes and falls. She denied chest pain but did have lightheadedness and shortness of breath [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:56+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY WITH COMPLETE HEART BLOCK, NSTEMI AND THYROTOXICOSIS

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis: A Rare Manifestation of a Relatively Common Grave’s Disease

Case Presentation: A 30 year-old Hispanic male with no past medical history was brought to ER status post fall after sudden onset of muscle weakness in extremities. He experienced mild intermittent muscles cramps and soreness [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis: A Rare Manifestation of a Relatively Common Grave’s Disease