Hypercalcemia

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Abstract Number: 668

INVESTIGATION OF UNUSUAL HYPERCALCEMIA IN A PATIENT WITH CKD5 LEADS TO DIAGNOSIS OF DISSEMINATED EXTRAPULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS

Case Presentation: We present a case of a 77 year old Filipino male with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 5, Diabetes Type 2, stage I diastolic congestive heart failure and hypertension who presented with dyspnea and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:35+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on INVESTIGATION OF UNUSUAL HYPERCALCEMIA IN A PATIENT WITH CKD5 LEADS TO DIAGNOSIS OF DISSEMINATED EXTRAPULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 830

My Heartburn is Better but I am confused: A Rare Case of Calcium Carbonate-Induced Severe Hypercalcemia

Case Presentation: A 54 year-old male with history of stroke, hypertension, chronic kidney disease stage III, gastroesophageal reflux, diabetes mellitus, peripheral vascular disease, and alcohol abuse (sober for 3 months), presented with acute change in [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:18:02+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on My Heartburn is Better but I am confused: A Rare Case of Calcium Carbonate-Induced Severe Hypercalcemia

HM2018 Abstract Number: 612

THE TISSUE IS THE ISSUE

Case Presentation: A 60-year-old man presented with progressive fatigue, 30-pound weight loss, and arthralgias over six months. He also noted more recent onset of left upper quadrant abdominal discomfort and nonproductive cough. Past medical history [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:04:04+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on THE TISSUE IS THE ISSUE

HM2017 Abstract Number: 671

PARATHYROID CRISIS SECONDARY TO PARATHYROID CARCINOMA

Case Presentation: A 42-year-old Ethiopian woman presented to the emergency department complaining of an enlarging neck mass, dysphagia, anorexia, vomiting and constipation for the previous two weeks. She had no relevant past medical or family [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:05:51+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on PARATHYROID CRISIS SECONDARY TO PARATHYROID CARCINOMA

HM2017 Abstract Number: 408

36 YEAR OLD FEMALE WITH HYPERCALCEMIA SECONDARY TO IMMUNE RECONSTITUTION INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 36 year-old African-American female with Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) was admitted to a community hospital with hypercalcemia and acute kidney injury (AKI). She recently was diagnosed with HIV/AIDs with diffuse [...]

By | 2017-04-25T17:18:45+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on 36 YEAR OLD FEMALE WITH HYPERCALCEMIA SECONDARY TO IMMUNE RECONSTITUTION INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME

HM2017 Abstract Number: 373

A UNIQUE CASE OF INFILTRATIVE HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA WITH HYPERCALCEMIA AND URIC ACID NEPHROPATHY

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old obese male with history of atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure (CHF) and alcohol use presented with subacute worsening of lower extremity edema, fatigue, and exercise tolerance. Five months prior to presentation, [...]

By | 2017-04-21T00:24:09+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts, Finalist Poster|Comments Off on A UNIQUE CASE OF INFILTRATIVE HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA WITH HYPERCALCEMIA AND URIC ACID NEPHROPATHY

HM2016 Abstract Number: 508

Concurrent Salmonella Empyema and Hypercalcemia: A First Report

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old Caucasian male was admitted to our institution with unremitting malaise and difficulty concentrating. He was found to have a serum calcium of 13.8 mg/dl. His medical history was significant for coronary [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Concurrent Salmonella Empyema and Hypercalcemia: A First Report

HM2016 Abstract Number: 655

Acute Encephalopathy Secondary to Tuberculosis Induced Hypercalcemia

Case Presentation: 53-yo Male with past medical history of poly-substance abuse presented with weakness, shortness of breath and productive cough for 1 month. He also reported low-grade fever, chills, fatigue, and weight loss of 30 [...]

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:00+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Acute Encephalopathy Secondary to Tuberculosis Induced Hypercalcemia