Lupus

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Abstract Number: 703

TWO DAY OLD STEMI? WITH LUPUS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE.

Case Presentation: A 37 year old female with a past medical history of Hypertension, Ischemic Cardiomyopathy (EF=40-45%), Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome presented to the Emergency Department with complaints of pleuritic chest pain [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:33-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TWO DAY OLD STEMI? WITH LUPUS ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE.

HM2018 Abstract Number: 533

CATATONIA WITH WAXY FLEXIBILTY IN A HOSPITALIZED WOMAN WITH LUPUS

Case Presentation: A 32 year-old female with history of systemic lupus erythematosus, depression and anxiety was admitted to the medical ward with cytomegalovirus pneumonitis and viremia. On hospitalization day 21, patient had an acute change [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:00-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on CATATONIA WITH WAXY FLEXIBILTY IN A HOSPITALIZED WOMAN WITH LUPUS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 748

CASE OF A MESSY RASH

Case Presentation: A 57 year old Caucasian man with history of  porphyria cutanea tarda- recently started on therapeutic phlebotomy, COPD, alcohol abuse, hypertension was admitted to the hospital with recurrent syncopal spells of one day [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:12:34-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on CASE OF A MESSY RASH

HM2018 Abstract Number: 613

ERYTHEMA NODOSUM AS INITIAL PRESENTATION OF SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

Case Presentation: A 37-year-old Hispanic female with no medical history presented to the hospital with bilateral lower extremity edema of 3-week duration. Concurrently, she also experienced dysphagia to solids associated with 30-lb weight loss and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:45-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on ERYTHEMA NODOSUM AS INITIAL PRESENTATION OF SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 901

A Pediatric Patient Presenting with Bilateral Renal Infarcts Found to Have Antiphospholipid Syndrome

Case Presentation: An 18 year-old female with no significant medical history was admitted to the pediatric unit with a three-day history of lower abdominal pain and a one-day history of nausea and vomiting. She had [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Clinical Vignettes Abstracts, Pediatric|Comments Off on A Pediatric Patient Presenting with Bilateral Renal Infarcts Found to Have Antiphospholipid Syndrome