Thyroid Storm

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Abstract Number: 594

DYNAMIC ATRIOVENTRICULAR BLOCK: A RARE COMPLICATION OF THYROID STORM

Case Presentation: A 28-year-old female with unremarkable past medical history presented with a 3-day history of fever, diffuse abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Vital signs were significant for temperature of 38.3 C and heart rate [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:29+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DYNAMIC ATRIOVENTRICULAR BLOCK: A RARE COMPLICATION OF THYROID STORM

Abstract Number: 490

TO B OR NOT TO B: CHOOSING THE RIGHT BETA BLOCKER FOR INITIAL MANAGEMENT OF THYROID STORM IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE

Case Presentation: A 37-year-old-male with no significant past medical history who presents to the hospital with 2 months of progressive exertional dyspnea, palpitations and scrotal pain. He has also noticed some leg swelling and has [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:25:08+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Adult, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TO B OR NOT TO B: CHOOSING THE RIGHT BETA BLOCKER FOR INITIAL MANAGEMENT OF THYROID STORM IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 586

Thyroid Storm – the Sly Impersonator

Introduction: Thyrotoxic crisis is rare and presents as a life-threatening exacerbation of hyperthyroidism. It can have a myriad of manifestations affecting multiple organ systems. The mortality rate is as high as 30% even with treatment. Thyrotoxic crisis [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Thyroid Storm – the Sly Impersonator