12 Jul 2020

3/28/17 Resident Morning Report – Eosinophilia, Eosinophilic Pneumonia

CC: dyspnea ID: 40 yo female presents with 7 weeks of progressively worsening dyspnea and non-productive cough that have persisted despite a course of azithromycin.  She was found to have diminished breath sounds bilaterally and a CBC with WBC of 20.3 and 43% eosinophils.  She denied any recent travels, but admits to frequent “purification rundown” treatments with […]

3/1/17 Resident Morning Report – Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage, ANCA Vasculitis

CC: shortness of breath ID: 59 yo female with HTN initially presents with joint swelling and extremity swelling.  She was diagnosed with p-ANCA vasculitis and was started on pulse steroids, rituximab and plasmaphresis.  Her hospital course was complicated by melena (she was found to have multiple small gastric ulcers, a large duodenal ulcer, and candida esophagitis on […]

11/4/16 Intern Morning Report – Mediastinal Mass

CC: 3 weeks of chest pain and dry cough ID: 56 yo female with migraines and uterine cyst presents with sharp, non-exertional chest pain and dry cough for the past 3 weeks.  She was found to have a mediastinal mass on CXR and 6% peripheral blasts.  Bone marrow biopsy revealed B-lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma. Don’t forget: To evaluate whether […]