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Abstract Number: 501

NOT ALL HEADACHES ARE THE SAME; SOME DIFFERENTIALS CAN GIVE YOU HEADACHE

Case Presentation: A 9-year-old male with 5-day history of headache, fever, somnolence, red eyes and fatigue presented to the ED due to concern for Kawasaki disease. In the ED, frontal headache, fever, photophobia, and neck [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:27:58-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on NOT ALL HEADACHES ARE THE SAME; SOME DIFFERENTIALS CAN GIVE YOU HEADACHE

Abstract Number: 244

THE EFFECT OF PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITY ON THE TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH MIGRAINE HEADACHE

Background: Migraine headache (MHA) is a common pediatric disorder, which frequently leads to hospital admission. Inpatient MHA treatment involves various medications, including a combination of fluids, antiemetics, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, steroids, and anti-convulsants. Severe or [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:41-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on THE EFFECT OF PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITY ON THE TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH MIGRAINE HEADACHE

Abstract Number: 243

HEADACHE MANAGEMENT AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL; EFFECT OF MENTAL HEALTH CO-MORBIDITY

Background: Migraine headache (MHA) is a common pediatric illness with up to 75% of children experiencing an episode by the age of 15. Up to 58% of adult MHA patients have a psychiatric comorbidity (PC), [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:40-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on HEADACHE MANAGEMENT AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL; EFFECT OF MENTAL HEALTH CO-MORBIDITY

HM2018 Abstract Number: 370

MORNING HEADACHES IN CHILDREN: WHAT LURKS BENEATH THE SURFACE?

Case Presentation: An 11 year old boy was admitted to the hospital due to 4 days of headache and vomiting. He described the pain as constant, sharp, occipital/frontal in location, and worse in the morning [...]

By | 2018-03-22T12:34:08-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Pediatric, Uncategorized|Comments Off on MORNING HEADACHES IN CHILDREN: WHAT LURKS BENEATH THE SURFACE?

HM2018 Abstract Number: 488

SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE LUNG WITH PITUITARY METASTASIS: A HEADACHE FOR PATIENTS AND PHYSICIANS

Case Presentation: A 75-year-old male presented to our institution with lethargy and unremitting headache of several weeks duration. His history was significant for squamous cell carcinoma of the lung status post lobectomy with recurrence 4 [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:05:50-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA OF THE LUNG WITH PITUITARY METASTASIS: A HEADACHE FOR PATIENTS AND PHYSICIANS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 757

A CASE OF REVERSIBLE CEREBRAL VASOCONSTRICTION SYNDROME IN A PATIENT WITH SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

Case Presentation: A 41- year old female with history of hypertension was admitted to our hospital with complaints of intermittent diffuse abdominal pain, diarrhea, and generalized rash. Vital signs were normal. Physical examination was notable [...]

By | 2017-04-25T21:15:21-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on A CASE OF REVERSIBLE CEREBRAL VASOCONSTRICTION SYNDROME IN A PATIENT WITH SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 572

THE HUNT FOR SIGHT

Case Presentation: A 45 year-old Hispanic-female was admitted from ophthalmology clinic to the internal medicine ward for 3 week history of left-sided blurry vision, diplopia, opthalmoplegia, ptosis, peri-orbital pain, occipital headaches, impaired V1 and V2 [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:16:38-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on THE HUNT FOR SIGHT

HM2016 Abstract Number: 675

An Exceptional Gpa: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Presenting As Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis

Case Presentation: A 62 year old male with history of rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis due to anti-glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) disease who remains dialysis dependent after failing to respond to steroids and plasmapheresis eight months ago [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:09:59-04:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on An Exceptional Gpa: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Presenting As Hypertrophic Pachymeningitis

HM2016 Abstract Number: 661

A Royal Pain in the Neck

Case Presentation: A 81 year old Asian woman with past medical history of diabetes, hypertension, coronary artery disease, and arthritis presented with fever and five days of worsening neck stiffness and pain, worsened by neck [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Royal Pain in the Neck