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Abstract Number: 962

WHY CAN’T SHE SPEAK? A CASE OF ACQUIRED MUTISM

Case Presentation: A 54-year-old female with history of hypothyroidism, surgically treated lumbar radiculopathy and neck sarcoma status post resection and radiochemotherapy was brought to the emergency department (ED) by the police. She was unwilling to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:09+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WHY CAN’T SHE SPEAK? A CASE OF ACQUIRED MUTISM

Abstract Number: 773

HAPPY ENDING: A CASE OF CATATONIA AND MUTISM IN PATIENT WITH RENAL FAILURE

Case Presentation: A 44-year-old female with CKD5, ESRD, HIV on ARV (abacavir, dolutegravir, lamivudine) was admitted for sepsis and diagnosed with an iliac vein hematoma. She underwent three different operations, and on the third day [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:33+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on HAPPY ENDING: A CASE OF CATATONIA AND MUTISM IN PATIENT WITH RENAL FAILURE