Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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A CASE OF RAPIDLY EXPANDING ABSCESSES IN A PATIENT WITH ULCERATIVE COLITIS

Case Presentation: A 39 year old man with history of inflammatory acne and ulcerative colitis on immunosuppressants vedolizumab and azathioprine presented to an outside hospital for evaluation of low back pain, bilateral axilla pain and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:39:45+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF RAPIDLY EXPANDING ABSCESSES IN A PATIENT WITH ULCERATIVE COLITIS

A Case of Sweet’s Syndrome in a Patient with Inflammatory Bowel Disease That Almost Went Undiagnosed

Case Presentation: A 47-year-old Caucasian woman presented with severe vomiting and abdominal pain for three days. Her past medical history revealed that she was diagnosed in 2010 with ulcerative colitis proctitis and was recently started [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Case of Sweet’s Syndrome in a Patient with Inflammatory Bowel Disease That Almost Went Undiagnosed

AN UNUSUAL CASE OF AUTOIMMUNE PANCREATITIS ASSOCIATED WITH ULCERATIVE COLITIS: REASSESSING OUR APPROACH

Case Presentation: 33 yo Caucasian female with a PMH of Graves’ thyrotoxicosis and recurrent acute pancreatitis was admitted for suspected pancreatitis. She presented with acute onset epigastric pain radiating to back. She denied any associated [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:51+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on AN UNUSUAL CASE OF AUTOIMMUNE PANCREATITIS ASSOCIATED WITH ULCERATIVE COLITIS: REASSESSING OUR APPROACH

APPENDICITIS & ULCERATIVE COLITIS: CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OR APPENDECTOMY?

Case Presentation: A 41-year-old male with past medical history of ulcerative colitis (UC) currently on vedolizumab infusions every 8 weeks presented to the hospital with right lower quadrant abdominal pain. The patient endorsed nausea, vomiting, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:03+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on APPENDICITIS & ULCERATIVE COLITIS: CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OR APPENDECTOMY?