Procedure Complications

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Abstract Number: 1076

PREVENTABLE PERIL OF PARACENTESIS: INCARCERATED UMBILICAL HERNIA

Case Presentation: A 34-year-old man with decompensated cirrhosis secondary to chronic hepatitis C (MELD 21) presented with a chief complaint of severe abdominal pain. He routinely received outpatient paracentesis weekly, which was last performed 4days [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:51-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on PREVENTABLE PERIL OF PARACENTESIS: INCARCERATED UMBILICAL HERNIA

HM2018 Abstract Number: 462

DRESSLER SYNDROME: A EMERGING COMPLICATION OF ABLATIVE THERAPY FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION.

Case Presentation: A 53 year old female originally underwent an ablation for atrial fibrillation with post procedure course pericardial effusion requiring drain placement for 3 days. Patient recovered from original effusion and was sent home [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:02:20-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on DRESSLER SYNDROME: A EMERGING COMPLICATION OF ABLATIVE THERAPY FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION.