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Abstract Number: 1047

THE IMPACT OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA ON CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA

Case Presentation: A 56-year-old man with a history of diabetes presented to the ED with confusion and generalized lymphadenopathy. Labs were significant for severe macrocytic anemia (Hemoglobin of 3.5 g/dL, MCV of 134), low reticulocyte [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:43:50-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE IMPACT OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA ON CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA

Abstract Number: 913

CONCURRENT PERNICIOUS ANEMIA AND WALDENSTRÖM MACROGLOBULINEMIA IN A PATIENT PRESENTING WITH ANEMIA

Case Presentation: A 61-year-old female with hypertension was sent to the hospital after anemia was noted on routine outpatient blood tests. Her hemoglobin was 6.8 g/dL with an MCV of 97.1 fL/red cell and an [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:39:38-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CONCURRENT PERNICIOUS ANEMIA AND WALDENSTRÖM MACROGLOBULINEMIA IN A PATIENT PRESENTING WITH ANEMIA

Abstract Number: 819

AN UNUSUAL CASE OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS JAUNDICE

Case Presentation: A 29 year old Hispanic male with no significant past medical history presented to the Emergency Department with new onset jaundice. He also endorsed a constellation of symptoms for several months including weight [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:36:54-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on AN UNUSUAL CASE OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS JAUNDICE

Abstract Number: 680

A DIAGNOSTIC RED HERRING: HEMOLYSIS AND THROMBOCYTOPENIA IN THE SETTING OF COBALAMIN DEFICIENCY

Case Presentation: A 65-year-old male presented with a chief complaint of dyspnea beginning 3 months ago. Additionally, he endorsed 15-pound weight loss, fatigue, and decreased appetite during this time. Members of his family noticed yellowing [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:56-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A DIAGNOSTIC RED HERRING: HEMOLYSIS AND THROMBOCYTOPENIA IN THE SETTING OF COBALAMIN DEFICIENCY

HM2018 Abstract Number: 768

A CASE OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA WITH ASSOCIATED HEMOLYSIS AND GASTRIC CARCINOID

Case Presentation: A 43-year-old woman with controlled hypothyroidism presented to her primary care physician for evaluation of one-month of progressive fatigue, dizziness, and “disconnected” feeling. She noted decreased appetite leading to a twenty-pound weight loss. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:11:23-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A CASE OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA WITH ASSOCIATED HEMOLYSIS AND GASTRIC CARCINOID