Hemolytic Anemia

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A CASE OF ACUTE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA FOLLOWING HIGH DOSE INTRAVENOUS IMMUNOGLOBULIN (IVIG)

Case Presentation: A 32-year-old African American male past medical history significant for recently diagnosed Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) was admitted for recurrent mechanical falls at home. One week prior to his admission, he was treated for [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:56+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A CASE OF ACUTE HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA FOLLOWING HIGH DOSE INTRAVENOUS IMMUNOGLOBULIN (IVIG)

A PERPLEXING CASE OF ANEMIA

Case Presentation: Vitamin B12 (B12) deficiency is a commonly encountered clinical condition that frequently presents with either macrocytic anemia or neurological symptoms. The objective of this report is to describe a rare case of severe [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:11+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A PERPLEXING CASE OF ANEMIA

B12 DEFICIENCY: AN OVERLOOKED CASE OF MICROANGIOPATHIC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

Case Presentation: A 32-year-old female with a history of untreated sarcoidosis and gastric bypass surgery with partially treated B12 deficiency in the past, was admitted for shortness of breath with a primary diagnosis of pancytopenia. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:17+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on B12 DEFICIENCY: AN OVERLOOKED CASE OF MICROANGIOPATHIC HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA

METHEMOGLOBINEMIA AND HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA SECONDARY TO PROPHYLACTIC DAPSONE

Case Presentation: An 84 year old female with a past medical history significant for systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) presented to the emergency department with fatigue and dizziness. She had recently been admitted to the same [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:12:19+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on METHEMOGLOBINEMIA AND HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA SECONDARY TO PROPHYLACTIC DAPSONE

TAKE A CLOSER LOOK WITH THREE DIMENSIONAL TRANSESOPHAGEAL ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

Case Presentation: 82 year old female with past medical history significant for coronary artery disease, rheumatic mitral valve disease status post mechanical mitral valve replacement on coumadin presented to the hospital with complaints of generalized [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:40:07+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TAKE A CLOSER LOOK WITH THREE DIMENSIONAL TRANSESOPHAGEAL ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

That’s Not a Good Way to B (12)

Case Presentation: A 73 year-old female presented with significant lethargy and orthostasis with progressive generalized weakness over one week. The patient related that she had experienced increasing fatigue over one year, but that it had [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on That’s Not a Good Way to B (12)