PALPABLE PURPURA

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HM2018 Abstract Number: 755

WHEN YOU CAN’T C THE DIAGNOSIS

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old woman presented with one month of progressive dyspnea, fatigue, weight loss, bilateral lower extremity edema, and new “purple and red spots” on her extremities. Her medical history included breast cancer more [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:15-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on WHEN YOU CAN’T C THE DIAGNOSIS

HM2017 Abstract Number: 458

RETIFORM PURPURA: CLASSIC PRESENTATION, DIFFICULT DIAGNOSIS

Case Presentation: Case of a 63-year-old female with medical conditions of hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes mellitus type 2, and pulmonary embolism (2013) presented to our clinics with progressively worsening purpuric lesions since 1 [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:30:33-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on RETIFORM PURPURA: CLASSIC PRESENTATION, DIFFICULT DIAGNOSIS