HERPES ZOSTER

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Abstract Number: 654

‘A RARE ASPECT OF VALTREX SIDE EFFECTS:SEVERE HEPATOTOXICITY’

Case Presentation: A 57 years old female with insignificant past medical history presented to emergency department for right sided chest and back pain for one week that was associated with skin lesions under right breast [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:13-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ‘A RARE ASPECT OF VALTREX SIDE EFFECTS:SEVERE HEPATOTOXICITY’

HM2018 Abstract Number: 816

Disseminated Herpes Zoster in a Young Immunocompetent Female

Case Presentation: A 37-year-old woman with no significant medical history initially presented to the Emergency Department (ED) with an itchy rash on her left thigh that developed over a week. The only preceding event was [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:17:54-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Disseminated Herpes Zoster in a Young Immunocompetent Female

HM2017 Abstract Number: 501

DYSPNEA: COULD THIS RASH BE THE CULPRIT?

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old gentleman with past medical history significant for chronic hypoxic and hypercapneic respiratory failure from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (FEV1 of 0.76 liters, 22% of predicted), hyperlipidemia, and hypertension presented with worsening exertional shortness of [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:27:22-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on DYSPNEA: COULD THIS RASH BE THE CULPRIT?