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Abstract Number: 630

WHEN YOU CAN’T BLAME THE CHEMO: AN EMERGENT CASE OF ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY

Case Presentation: A 65 year-old man was admitted overnight from the Emergency Department to a hospitalist service with oliguric acute kidney injury and abdominal pain. Past medical history includes a recently diagnosed metastatic melanoma. He [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:31:33+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WHEN YOU CAN’T BLAME THE CHEMO: AN EMERGENT CASE OF ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY

HM2018 Abstract Number: 850

A RARE CASE OF MULTIPLE MYELOMA PRESENTING WITH SPONTANEOUS TUMOR LYSIS SYNDROME

Case Presentation: Patient is a 62 year-old morbidly obese male (BMI 56), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) on 4L of Nasal Cannula (NC) O2 at home, heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, who presented complaining [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:11:21+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A RARE CASE OF MULTIPLE MYELOMA PRESENTING WITH SPONTANEOUS TUMOR LYSIS SYNDROME

HM2018 Abstract Number: 464

TUMOR LYSIS SYNDROME AFTER HEPATIC ARTERY EMBOLIZATION IN A PATIENT WITH NEUROENDOCRINE CANCER OF UNKNOWN PRIMARY

Case Presentation: A 60-year-old male patient who presented with hemoptysis 1-year prior, was found to have sub-centimeter lung nodules and multiple liver lesions on CT chest. The largest hepatic lesion on abdominal MRI was 3.2 [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:06:06+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on TUMOR LYSIS SYNDROME AFTER HEPATIC ARTERY EMBOLIZATION IN A PATIENT WITH NEUROENDOCRINE CANCER OF UNKNOWN PRIMARY

HM2018 Abstract Number: 397

DON’T LET A CLINICAL CONUNDRUM HIDE A MANDATORY DIAGNOSIS: NONACCIDENTAL TRAUMA IN MEDICALLY COMPLEX PATIENTS

Case Presentation: A 2-year-old girl with a past medical history of hypertension and anterior mediastinal mass of unclear etiology presents to the ED with acute bruising. 2 months prior, she was admitted to PICU for [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:04:38+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatric|Comments Off on DON’T LET A CLINICAL CONUNDRUM HIDE A MANDATORY DIAGNOSIS: NONACCIDENTAL TRAUMA IN MEDICALLY COMPLEX PATIENTS