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Abstract Number: 679

THE UNEXPECTED SOUVENIR

Case Presentation: A 63-year-old man presents with a painful, erythematous lesion on his left thigh. He indicates that the lesion first appeared seven days ago and was followed by the onset fevers, chills, headaches, and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:55+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE UNEXPECTED SOUVENIR

HM2016 Abstract Number: 620

Tick, Tock, Septic Shock: An Alcoholic Case of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Case Presentation: 53 year old male with a history of alcohol abuse presented to the ED with hyponatremia and elevated LFTs after a week of nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. The patient had a previous drinking [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Tick, Tock, Septic Shock: An Alcoholic Case of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever