Levamisole

/Tag:Levamisole

LEVAMISOLE – INDUCED VASCULITIS: AN EMERGING PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM

Case Presentation: A 47-year-old African American woman with poly-substance abuse presented with a facial rash, bilateral hand joint pain and painful ulcers to the lower extremities for one week. Physical examination revealed violaceous tender skin [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:00:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on LEVAMISOLE – INDUCED VASCULITIS: AN EMERGING PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEM

LEVAMISOLE ADULTERATED COCAINE INDUCED DIFFUSE SKIN NECROSIS – AN EMERGING CONCERN AND A DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE

Case Presentation: 29 y.o. female with a history of autoimmune hepatitis presented with worsening lower extremities ulceration. The onset of rash was four months ago during which she visited dermatology clinic. Vitals signs were within [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:58:24+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on LEVAMISOLE ADULTERATED COCAINE INDUCED DIFFUSE SKIN NECROSIS – AN EMERGING CONCERN AND A DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE

LEVAMISOLE VASCULITIS

Case Presentation: A 54-year old man with active cocaine use and untreated hepatitis C presented with fever and rash. He last smoked cocaine 4 days prior to admission. In the next several days, tender enlarging [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:31+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on LEVAMISOLE VASCULITIS