Seizure

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SEIZURE AS A PRESENTING SYMPTOM OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY: A CASE REPORT

Case Presentation: A 79-year-old male presented to the emergency department after a witnessed episode of unresponsiveness, jerking motions, urinary incontinence and post-ictal confusion. The patient’s wife denied a history of epilepsy but reported several months [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:07:39+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on SEIZURE AS A PRESENTING SYMPTOM OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY: A CASE REPORT

WHEN THE BODY SHAKES, THE HEART BREAKS: A RARE CASE OF GENERALIZED TONIC CLONIC SEIZURE RESULTING IN TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old Caucasian female patient with no significant medical history came to medical attention in December 2016 with an episode of generalized tonic clonic seizure. On admission, review of systems, vital signs and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:09:11+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on WHEN THE BODY SHAKES, THE HEART BREAKS: A RARE CASE OF GENERALIZED TONIC CLONIC SEIZURE RESULTING IN TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY