West Nile Virus

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Abstract Number: 623

WILD WILD WEST NILE: FEVER AND ENCEPHALITIS IN AN ELDERLY PATIENT

Case Presentation: An 86-year-old woman with history of EBV encephalitis four years prior presented for altered mental status and emesis in September. Previously, the patient was able to perform all activities of daily living. A [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:31:21+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WILD WILD WEST NILE: FEVER AND ENCEPHALITIS IN AN ELDERLY PATIENT

Abstract Number: 592

UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

Case Presentation: A 71 year-old man with no medical history presented in October with fevers, headache, neck stiffness, photophobia, and confusion for 3 days. Per family, patient was fully functional with no memory deficits at [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:26+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

Abstract Number: 549

UNEXPLAINED FATIGUE: LOOK AT CSF

Case Presentation: A 71-year-old male with no known past medical history presented with chief complaint of fatigue associated with generalized weakness, malaise, slurring of speech and body aches specifically upper and lower back pain for [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:29:16+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on UNEXPLAINED FATIGUE: LOOK AT CSF

HM2018 Abstract Number: 710

CONFUSION AND ATAXIA AFTER A TROPICAL VACATION: A CASE OF VIRAL NEURINVASIVE DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 64-year-old Caucasian male with hypertension and diabetes mellitus presented to the emergency room with confusion, ataxia, and urinary retention after a 10-day cruise to Aruba. During the cruise, he developed fever, diarrhea, [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:03:40+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on CONFUSION AND ATAXIA AFTER A TROPICAL VACATION: A CASE OF VIRAL NEURINVASIVE DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 590

A VIRUS THAT CAN MAKE YOU DANCE

Case Presentation: A 41-year-old gentleman with history of spinal trauma status post several spinal surgeries and chronic arachnoiditis presented to the emergency department reporting vertigo, generalized weakness, headache, and fever developing over the past two [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:55:06+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A VIRUS THAT CAN MAKE YOU DANCE

HM2016 Abstract Number: 719

West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease in a Patient with Orthotopic Heart Transplant

Case Presentation: The patient is a 78 year old male with a history of ischemic cardiomyopathy status-post orthotopic heart transplant on tacrolimus and mycophenolic acid, who presented to the emergency department with 4 days of [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease in a Patient with Orthotopic Heart Transplant