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Abstract Number: 1077

A CASE OF DIARRHEA THAT TURNS INTO A REAL HEARTACHE: MYOCARDITIS SECONDARY TO CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTION

Case Presentation: A 19-year-old female with no significant past medical history presented to the hospital with abdominal pain, fevers and diarrhea after returning from Europe the day prior. Stool studies were positive for campylobacter jejuni. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:53+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF DIARRHEA THAT TURNS INTO A REAL HEARTACHE: MYOCARDITIS SECONDARY TO CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTION

Abstract Number: 745

THE ERA OF IMMUNOTHERAPY IN CANCER: 2 CASE REPORTS OF IMMUNE RELATED ADVERSE EVENTS SECONDARY TO PEMBROLIZUMAB

Case Presentation: Case1: A 72- year old male with a diagnosis of stage four non-small cell Lung carcinoma who was treated with Pembrolizumab, presented two weeks after his first dose with generalized body aches and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:44+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE ERA OF IMMUNOTHERAPY IN CANCER: 2 CASE REPORTS OF IMMUNE RELATED ADVERSE EVENTS SECONDARY TO PEMBROLIZUMAB

Abstract Number: 582

TOXICITIES OF PD-1 INHIBITORS: A CASE OF MYOSITIS, MYOCARDITIS, LIVER INJURY, HYPOTHYROIDISM, AND RESPIRATORY FAILURE FROM NIVOLUMAB USE

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old woman with poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma (SCCA) of the left cheek with recent initiation of nivolumab therapy presented to the Emergency Department with five days of bilateral thigh pain, generalized [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:10+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TOXICITIES OF PD-1 INHIBITORS: A CASE OF MYOSITIS, MYOCARDITIS, LIVER INJURY, HYPOTHYROIDISM, AND RESPIRATORY FAILURE FROM NIVOLUMAB USE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 695

CLOZAPINE-INDUCED MYOCARDITIS: A RARE ADVERSE DRUG EFFECT THAT MUST BE RECOGNIZED

Case Presentation: We present a case of a 24-year-old male with a history of schizophrenia who presented from a psychiatric facility for fever and tachycardia. The patient had been admitted to the facility for failure [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:15+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on CLOZAPINE-INDUCED MYOCARDITIS: A RARE ADVERSE DRUG EFFECT THAT MUST BE RECOGNIZED

HM2018 Abstract Number: 770

A LIFESAVING FEVER – UNMASKING BRUGADA

Case Presentation: A 60-year-old man presented with several days of diarrhea, fevers, and syncope. Past medical history was significant for recurrent syncopal episodes, all of which occurred during febrile illnesses. Review of systems was negative [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:05+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A LIFESAVING FEVER – UNMASKING BRUGADA

HM2018 Abstract Number: 451

YOU MAKE MY HEART STOP: A CASE OF VARICELLA MYOCARDITIS PRESENTING AS STOKES-ADAMS ATTACKS

Case Presentation: A 30 year old well male presented with one day history of multiple episodes of loss of consciousness. Each episode lasted several minutes with no preceding warning. There was no limb jerking, tongue [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:12:10+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on YOU MAKE MY HEART STOP: A CASE OF VARICELLA MYOCARDITIS PRESENTING AS STOKES-ADAMS ATTACKS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 387

CALL THAT DASH! ACUTE NONRHEUMATIC STREPTOCOCCAL MYOCARDITIS MIMICKING STEMI

Case Presentation: A 50 year old male with no past medical history presented with severe chest pain that progressively worsened over 2 days. His chest pain was described as left sided, non-radiating, and constant. He [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Poster, Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on CALL THAT DASH! ACUTE NONRHEUMATIC STREPTOCOCCAL MYOCARDITIS MIMICKING STEMI

HM2018 Abstract Number: 757

Chasing Eosinophils and Troponins in Healthy Woman: A Rare Case of Hypereosinophilic Syndrome with Pulmonary and Cardiac Involvement.

Case Presentation: A 44-year-old Nigerian woman with no medical history and recent travel to Mexico presents with cough for 4 weeks, fever, and malaise. She initially presented to urgent care with respiratory complaints, was diagnosed [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:57:40+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Chasing Eosinophils and Troponins in Healthy Woman: A Rare Case of Hypereosinophilic Syndrome with Pulmonary and Cardiac Involvement.

HM2018 Abstract Number: 485

Use of Cardiac MRI in atypical case of chest pain in an atypical patient

Case Presentation: A 32-year-old man with untreated hypertension for 5 years, presented with 4 hours of sharp substernal chest pain. The pain woke him up from sleep and was present at rest and on exertion. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:39+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Use of Cardiac MRI in atypical case of chest pain in an atypical patient