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Bleed Versus Clot: The Tenuous Balance in Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Severe Refractory Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia

Case Presentation: A 65 year-old man with primary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) was transferred to our hospital for management of refractory thrombocytopenia and thrombosis. His disease was diagnosed by positive lupus anticoagulant, anti-cardiolipin antibody, beta-2-glycoprotein IgM [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Bleed Versus Clot: The Tenuous Balance in Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Severe Refractory Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia

CLASSICAL HODGKIN’S LYMPHOMA PRESENTING WITH IDIOPATHIC THROMBOCYTOPENIC PURPURA SUBSEQUENTLY DEVELOPING INTRA-RETINAL HEMORRHAGES

Case Presentation: A 27-year old African American male presented with 3 months of bilateral inguinal lymph node enlargement, fevers, night sweats, fatigue, and weight loss. Patient presented for outpatient nodal biopsy and subsequently sent to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:58+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CLASSICAL HODGKIN’S LYMPHOMA PRESENTING WITH IDIOPATHIC THROMBOCYTOPENIC PURPURA SUBSEQUENTLY DEVELOPING INTRA-RETINAL HEMORRHAGES