Hyperthyroidism

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“MY THYROID CAUSED THE STROKE”: A CASE OF HYPERTHYROIDISM TRIGGERING A STROKE IN PATIENT WITH MOYAMOYA DISEASE

Case Presentation: Stroke in young patients are fortunately less common but have a disproportionately large economic and healthcare impact by leaving the victims disabled before their most productive years. Here we present a case of [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:06:16+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on “MY THYROID CAUSED THE STROKE”: A CASE OF HYPERTHYROIDISM TRIGGERING A STROKE IN PATIENT WITH MOYAMOYA DISEASE

AMIODARONE: FRIEND OR FOE

Case Presentation: A 73 year old woman with known ischemic cardiomyopathy with reduced ejection fraction and atrial fibrillation on Amiodarone presented with decompensated heart failure. Work up revealed Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) 0.0008 UIU/ML, Free [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:49+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on AMIODARONE: FRIEND OR FOE

GRAVE’S RAVE

Case Presentation: A 21-year-old previously healthy female with no known medical history was brought in by ambulance from a rave party with concerns for being pale, tremulous and diaphoretic. She reportedly had consumed three shots [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:39+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on GRAVE’S RAVE