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“I THINK I HAVE BEEN POISONED”: DISTINGUISHING KGB ASSASINATION FROM SHOSHIN BERIBERI

Case Presentation: A 54-year-old man presented with confusion, vomiting, and weakness. En route to hospital he received dextrose for a glucose of 40. Admitted to the ICU for severe metabolic acidosis. Past medical history included [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:31:12+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on “I THINK I HAVE BEEN POISONED”: DISTINGUISHING KGB ASSASINATION FROM SHOSHIN BERIBERI