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MARIJUANA INDUCED BRADYARRHYTHMIA – A BENIGN BUT RARE CAUSE OF SYNCOPE

Case Presentation: A 24-year-old gentleman gentleman presented to the emergency room complaining of left precordial discomfort and syncopal event at work. His system review was negative. He acknowledged using marijuana with the last usage being [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:33+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on MARIJUANA INDUCED BRADYARRHYTHMIA – A BENIGN BUT RARE CAUSE OF SYNCOPE

RARE CASE OF HYPOKALEMIC PERIODIC PARALYSIS ASSOCIATED WITH MARIJUANA BINGE EPISODE

Case Presentation: A 30-year-old male presented to the ED with sudden onset flaccid paralysis involving the entire body except the head and neck. He reported heavy marijuana use 2 days prior during which he consumed [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:24:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on RARE CASE OF HYPOKALEMIC PERIODIC PARALYSIS ASSOCIATED WITH MARIJUANA BINGE EPISODE

SPICING IT UP: A CASE OF RODENTICIDE LACED SYNTHETIC CANNABINOID INDUCED COAGULOPATHY

Case Presentation: 28-year-old male with past medical history of recent nephrolithiasis presented with lower back pain, hematuria and upper extremity ecchymosis of 1 week duration. He denied any history of bleeding disorders, ingesting any anticoagulants, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:49+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on SPICING IT UP: A CASE OF RODENTICIDE LACED SYNTHETIC CANNABINOID INDUCED COAGULOPATHY