Pulmonary Edema

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Abstract Number: 1077

A CASE OF DIARRHEA THAT TURNS INTO A REAL HEARTACHE: MYOCARDITIS SECONDARY TO CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTION

Case Presentation: A 19-year-old female with no significant past medical history presented to the hospital with abdominal pain, fevers and diarrhea after returning from Europe the day prior. Stool studies were positive for campylobacter jejuni. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:53-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF DIARRHEA THAT TURNS INTO A REAL HEARTACHE: MYOCARDITIS SECONDARY TO CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTION

Abstract Number: 871

FLASH PULMONARY EDEMA WITH LEFT VENTRICLE NON-COMPACTION CARDIOMYOPATHY

Case Presentation: A 87 year old female with history of Left ventricular non-compaction(LVNC), HFrEF with EF25-30%, CAD, hypertension, hyperlipidemia presented with acute dyspnea. She denied chest pain, palpitation, lightheadedness. Exam revealed tachycardia, tachypnea and hypoxia, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:25-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on FLASH PULMONARY EDEMA WITH LEFT VENTRICLE NON-COMPACTION CARDIOMYOPATHY

HM2018 Abstract Number: 294

USING LUNG ULTRASOUND OBTAINED BY AN INTERNIST TO ASSESS LEFT ATRIAL PRESSURE IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

Background: Lung ultrasound (LUS) is emerging as a useful diagnostic tool for several lung pathologies including pulmonary edema. The number of sonographic B-lines on LUS has been used as a test to detect pulmonary congestion [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:54:11-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on USING LUNG ULTRASOUND OBTAINED BY AN INTERNIST TO ASSESS LEFT ATRIAL PRESSURE IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS

HM2016 Abstract Number: 857

Programmed for Problems: An Unusual Case of Iatrogenic Flash Pulmonary Edema

Case Presentation: A 64 year-old female with history of rheumatic fever status post-MVR, severe aortic stenosis status post-TAVR, chronic diastolic heart failure, coronary artery disease with drug eluding stent placement to LCx and OM1 two [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Programmed for Problems: An Unusual Case of Iatrogenic Flash Pulmonary Edema