ischemic colitis

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Abstract Number: 991

ISCHEMIC COLITIS IN POLYCYTHEMIA VERA

Case Presentation: A 63-year-old female with a history of polycythemia vera (JAK2 mutation), subarachnoid hemorrhage with previous vasospasm, hypertension presented with diffuse colicky abdominal pain and hematochezia for one-day duration. She had no weight loss, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:02-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ISCHEMIC COLITIS IN POLYCYTHEMIA VERA

Abstract Number: 735

ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME AS A CAUSE OF SEVERE GASTROINTESTINAL BLEED

Case Presentation: A 55 year-old woman with past history of antiphospholipid syndrome complicated by multiple deep vein thromboses and miscarriages, prior hemorrhagic stroke, chronic slow GI bleed with iron deficiency anemia, thrombocytopenia, and CKD stage [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:28-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME AS A CAUSE OF SEVERE GASTROINTESTINAL BLEED