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Abstract Number: 689

A GALLOPING ZEBRA THAT SOUNDED JUST LIKE A HORSE: A DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF PROGRESSIVE DYSPHAGIA

Case Presentation: Progressive dysphagia associated with weight loss is usually related to upper gastrointestinal cancer. As a differential diagnosis, fungal infections may present with a similar clinical presentation due to upper GI lesions. Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:33:09+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A GALLOPING ZEBRA THAT SOUNDED JUST LIKE A HORSE: A DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF PROGRESSIVE DYSPHAGIA

HM2018 Abstract Number: 447

A DIAGNOSIS HIDING IN PLAIN SITE

Case Presentation: A morbidly obese, but otherwise healthy, 57 year old male, presented to his initial visit with his primary care provider with complaints of dysphagia, vomiting, and unintentional weight loss of 15 pounds over [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:14:35+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A DIAGNOSIS HIDING IN PLAIN SITE