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Abstract Number: 732

WHEN STATINS ATTACK: A CASE OF NECROTIZING AUTOIMMUNE MYOPATHY

Case Presentation: Statins are commonly prescribed medications that reduce cardiovascular disease. Their side effect profile consists of muscle-related adverse effects that are classified into toxic or autoimmune forms. We present a case of statin-induced necrotizing [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:23+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WHEN STATINS ATTACK: A CASE OF NECROTIZING AUTOIMMUNE MYOPATHY

Abstract Number: 668

INVESTIGATION OF UNUSUAL HYPERCALCEMIA IN A PATIENT WITH CKD5 LEADS TO DIAGNOSIS OF DISSEMINATED EXTRAPULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS

Case Presentation: We present a case of a 77 year old Filipino male with Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 5, Diabetes Type 2, stage I diastolic congestive heart failure and hypertension who presented with dyspnea and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:35+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on INVESTIGATION OF UNUSUAL HYPERCALCEMIA IN A PATIENT WITH CKD5 LEADS TO DIAGNOSIS OF DISSEMINATED EXTRAPULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS