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Abstract Number: 701

OH DEAR, IT’S LEMIERRE!

Case Presentation: A 20-year-old otherwise healthy male presented with a three day history of fever, sore throat, and myalgias. He was given supportive care and discharged home after testing negative for strep. He returned three [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:30+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on OH DEAR, IT’S LEMIERRE!

HM2017 Abstract Number: 448

STANDING UP TO ORTHODEOXIA – THE CASE OF A POSITION-MEDIATED SHUNT

Case Presentation: An 82 year-old presented with acute onset hypoxia after a laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy for stage I gastric adenocarcinoma. Upon extubation, she had positional episodes of desaturation to 79% when sitting up, with other [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:31:29+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on STANDING UP TO ORTHODEOXIA – THE CASE OF A POSITION-MEDIATED SHUNT