vitamin b12 deficiency

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Abstract Number: 963

A PERPLEXING CASE OF ANEMIA

Case Presentation: Vitamin B12 (B12) deficiency is a commonly encountered clinical condition that frequently presents with either macrocytic anemia or neurological symptoms. The objective of this report is to describe a rare case of severe [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:41:11-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A PERPLEXING CASE OF ANEMIA

Abstract Number: 819

AN UNUSUAL CASE OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS JAUNDICE

Case Presentation: A 29 year old Hispanic male with no significant past medical history presented to the Emergency Department with new onset jaundice. He also endorsed a constellation of symptoms for several months including weight [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:36:54-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on AN UNUSUAL CASE OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY PRESENTING AS JAUNDICE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 681

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 | 2018-03-19T13:07:39-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on SEIZURE AS A PRESENTING SYMPTOM OF VITAMIN B12 DEFICIENCY: A CASE REPORT