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Abstract Number: 973

MESENTERIC ARTERIAL THROMBOSIS IN A PATIENT WITH CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE COLITIS

Case Presentation: A 79-year-old man with a past medical history of congestive heart failure, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, prior Clostridium difficile ( C. difficile ) infection presents with multiple episodes of foul smelling diarrhea. Physical examination revealed [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:28-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on MESENTERIC ARTERIAL THROMBOSIS IN A PATIENT WITH CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE COLITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 749

MIFFED BY MYASTHENIA: A COMPLEX CASE OF MONONEURITIS MULTIPLEX

Case Presentation: Mononeuritis multiplex (MM) was first described in 1960 as a hereditable neuropathy favoring the brachial nerve. MM is now known as the painful, asymmetrical destruction of at least two separate peripheral nerves caused [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:56-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on MIFFED BY MYASTHENIA: A COMPLEX CASE OF MONONEURITIS MULTIPLEX