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Abstract Number: 754

A CASE OF PRIMARY PERITONITIS FOLLOWING A COLONOSCOPY: CAUSE OR COINCIDENCE?

Case Presentation: A 20-year-old male with a family history of Hepatoblastoma in his brother, presented with a two-week history of intermittent left lower quadrant abdominal pain. He was afebrile and initial work-up showed a normal [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:35:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF PRIMARY PERITONITIS FOLLOWING A COLONOSCOPY: CAUSE OR COINCIDENCE?

Abstract Number: 479

TB OR NOT TB: THAT IS THE HIGH CALCIUM QUESTION

Case Presentation: A 49 year-old woman with end stage renal disease on peritoneal dialysis (PD) for the past year, presented with progressively worsening abdominal pain, fevers, and nausea. This was her second presentation as she [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:24:12+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Adult, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TB OR NOT TB: THAT IS THE HIGH CALCIUM QUESTION

HM2018 Abstract Number: 382

PERITONEAL COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS: A TRIAD OF PERITONITIS, OMENTAL NODULES, AND EOSINOPHILIA

Case Presentation: A 50-year-old Filipino man with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus presented with 4 days of fever, abdominal pain and distention. He endorsed unintentional weight loss of 30lbs over the last year as [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:50:12+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on PERITONEAL COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS: A TRIAD OF PERITONITIS, OMENTAL NODULES, AND EOSINOPHILIA