Hypertriglyceridemia

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A RARE PRESENTATION OF CLOMIPHENE-INDUCED HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA CAUSING ACUTE PANCREATITIS

Case Presentation: A 38-year-old Asian American male presented with severe non-radiating upper abdominal pain for the previous 18 hours. The pain was exacerbated with deep breathing and movement. He had no significant past medical, surgical, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RARE PRESENTATION OF CLOMIPHENE-INDUCED HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA CAUSING ACUTE PANCREATITIS

Hypertriglyceridemia – Induced Pancreatitis Management, Community-Based Teaching Hospital Experience

Background: Severe hypertriglyceridemia (triglyceride >1000 mg/dl) occurs at a rate of 0.4% and is associated with a range of medical complications including severe pancreatitis and its complications like acute kidney injury . Hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) is [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:08+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Outcomes Research, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hypertriglyceridemia – Induced Pancreatitis Management, Community-Based Teaching Hospital Experience

Tamoxifen Induced Hypertriglyceridemia: An Underrecognized and Rare Cause of Pancreatitis

Case Presentation: A 49 year old female presented to the emergency room with one day history of severe abdominal pain. Past medical history includes hypertension, breast cancer status post lumpectomy and chemotherapy, now on tamoxifen [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Tamoxifen Induced Hypertriglyceridemia: An Underrecognized and Rare Cause of Pancreatitis