Meningoencephalitis

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Abstract Number: 592

UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

Case Presentation: A 71 year-old man with no medical history presented in October with fevers, headache, neck stiffness, photophobia, and confusion for 3 days. Per family, patient was fully functional with no memory deficits at [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:26+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 726

HUMAN HERPES VIRUS 6 MENINGOENCEPHALITIS PRESENTING AS REFRACTORY SEIZURES IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADULT

Case Presentation: Human Herpes Virus 6 (HHV-6) is a member of the herpesviridae family. HHV-6 is the causative agent in roseola infantum, a usually mild and self-limiting childhood exanthem. HHV-6 is also associated with a [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on HUMAN HERPES VIRUS 6 MENINGOENCEPHALITIS PRESENTING AS REFRACTORY SEIZURES IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADULT

HM2018 Abstract Number: 798

A CASE OF DISSEMINATED CRYPOTOCOCCAL INFECTION WITH A RARE TWIST

Case Presentation: A 69-year-old patient was referred to us by his PCP for subacute onset of confusion. Two months prior to presentation he was diagnosed with Focal segmental glomerulonephritis and had been on immunosuppressive therapy [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:53:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A CASE OF DISSEMINATED CRYPOTOCOCCAL INFECTION WITH A RARE TWIST