This 43-year-old man has known alcohol addiction but has never had post-withdrawal leg weakness. What tests would you order to Dx cause?
What's Your Diagnosis
Fifty-year-old female w/ HTN, DM seen in ED for palpitations, near-syncope. Weak rapid pulse (210 bpm), BP 75/35 mmHg. What's your ECG read?
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Hallucinations and rambling speech came on suddenly and are getting worse. Review history and ECG. What's your diagnosis?
A 75-yo man presents with worsening asthenia and exertional dyspnea x2 weeks. Based on labs and CXR, what is your next step?
A rare condition, HUS is a form of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, the #1 cause of renal failure in children.
What cause of hypouresis after several days of emesis/diarrhea has resolved? Look for clues in the lab results.
A 56-year-old man comes to your office for two “spells” he’s had in the past three days, each lasting approximately 20-30 seconds before resolving spontaneously. The first was blurry vision in both eyes without other vision changes.
Patient describes 2 short "spells," one of blurry vision and another of tingling in an extremity. Tinnitus begins in your office.
What is the plant most likely responsible for these symptoms and how would you treat?