Nephrotic Syndrome

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Abstract Number: 629

DON’T MINIMIZE IT: SWELLING, NAUSEA, AND SHORTNESS OF BREATH IN A 19-YEAR-OLD WOMAN

Case Presentation: A 19 year-old woman without significant past medical history was admitted to the medicine service with shortness of breath, nausea, and severe edema. Over the past 2-3 months, she had experienced worsening diffuse [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:31:31-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DON’T MINIMIZE IT: SWELLING, NAUSEA, AND SHORTNESS OF BREATH IN A 19-YEAR-OLD WOMAN

HM2017 Abstract Number: 510

SECONDARY SYPHILLIS PRESENTING AS NEPHROTIC SYNDROME WITH ABDOMINAL ASCITES

Case Presentation: We describe a rare case of a nephrotic syndrome (NS) as a complication of secondary syphilis (SS), which resolved with appropriate treatment of the infection. This is a 54 year-old male with no [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:26:20-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on SECONDARY SYPHILLIS PRESENTING AS NEPHROTIC SYNDROME WITH ABDOMINAL ASCITES

HM2016 Abstract Number: 614

A Not so Minimal Change Disease

Case Presentation: A 63 year old African-American Male with a history of well-controlled hypertension and hyperlipidemia presented with a four day history of new-onset lower extremity, upper extremity, and abdominal swelling. He denied shortness of breath, chest [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Not so Minimal Change Disease