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Abstract Number: 862

A CASE OF ACUTE PROGRESSIVE WEAKNESS IN A HEROIN USER

Case Presentation: 42 year old male with history of active substance abuse and multiple psychiatric diagnosis who presented with acute onset of progressive weakness and multiple cranial nerve palsies (extra ocular, facial and bulbar involvement) [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:08+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF ACUTE PROGRESSIVE WEAKNESS IN A HEROIN USER

Abstract Number: 860

WEAK AND WOBBLY: A CASE OF ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH ENTEROVIRUS/ RHINOVIRUS

Case Presentation: An eighteen-year-old woman presents with progressively worsening weakness in her legs as well as numbness throughout her body. She also endorsed rhinorrhea, nasal congestion, abdominal discomfort, nausea, vomiting and decreased urine output. Her [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:04+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WEAK AND WOBBLY: A CASE OF ACUTE DISSEMINATED ENCEPHALOMYELITIS IN A YOUNG WOMAN WITH ENTEROVIRUS/ RHINOVIRUS