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Abstract Number: 609

SCURVY DESPITE ORANGE JUICE? ALWAYS ASK ABOUT OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS

Case Presentation: A 49-year-old male with past medical history of anxiety, chronic diarrhea and alcohol dependency presented with blood-tinged emesis. The patient endorsed a three-week history of non-bilious, blood-streaked emesis after ingestion of both solids [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:59+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on SCURVY DESPITE ORANGE JUICE? ALWAYS ASK ABOUT OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS

Abstract Number: 467

WHEN LIFE DOESN’T GIVE YOU LEMONS: A RARE CASE OF ACUTE HEART FAILURE

Case Presentation: A five-year-old boy with autism presented to the hospital with two-months of fatigue, lower extremity pain, and a petechial rash. Review of systems was notable for a two-kilogram weight loss, intermittent gingival bleeding [...]

By | 2019-03-24T17:10:02+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Pediatric, Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatric|Comments Off on WHEN LIFE DOESN’T GIVE YOU LEMONS: A RARE CASE OF ACUTE HEART FAILURE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 755

WHEN YOU CAN’T C THE DIAGNOSIS

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old woman presented with one month of progressive dyspnea, fatigue, weight loss, bilateral lower extremity edema, and new “purple and red spots” on her extremities. Her medical history included breast cancer more [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:23:15+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on WHEN YOU CAN’T C THE DIAGNOSIS