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Abstract Number: 968

LIVER DISEASE IN PREGNANCY; A DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE AND NECESSARY COLLABORATION

Case Presentation: 33 yr old pregnant female with a history of choleycystectomy, presented at 17 weeks gestational age (GA) to the hospitalist service with epigastric pain, vomiting and transaminitis. She had no pruritus, jaundice or [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:20-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on LIVER DISEASE IN PREGNANCY; A DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE AND NECESSARY COLLABORATION

HM2018 Abstract Number: 559

The Dangers of Herbal Supplements: A Case of Acute Liver Injury From Fenugreek

Case Presentation: A 34 year-old female without medical history who had an uncomplicated vaginal delivery 3 months prior presented with acute onset right upper quadrant abdominal pain and several episodes of emesis. The patient took [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:08:33-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on The Dangers of Herbal Supplements: A Case of Acute Liver Injury From Fenugreek

HM2017 Abstract Number: 444

FULMINANT LIVER FAILURE CAUSED BY DUAL IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR MALIGNANT MELANOMA

Case Presentation: A 70 year old male with metastatic malignant melanoma on immunotherapy with nivolumab and ipilimumab was sent to the hospital by his oncologist for abdominal pain and elevated liver enzymes.  His labs were [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:31:37-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on FULMINANT LIVER FAILURE CAUSED BY DUAL IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR MALIGNANT MELANOMA