Clinical Cases

 

 

Clinical Cases

 

 

 Interesting Cases from Day-to-Day Practice

Case 27: Ectopic Pregnancy

February 3rd, 2021

A 43 year old female with no past medical history presents to the Emergency Department (ED) with lower abdominal pain for the last three hours. She says she knows she is pregnant from a home pregnancy...

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Case 25: Aortic Dissection

December 2nd, 2020

A 44 year old male with a history of heroin abuse presents to the emergency department with altered mental status.  Per EMS, the patient was found on the street with decreased level of consciousn...

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Case 24: Diverticulitis

October 28th, 2020

  A 56 year old male with a history of uncomplicated diverticulitis presented to the emergency room with left lower quadrant pain and loose stools for the last six days. He denies fever, vomiting...

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Case 23: Diastolic Dysfunction

September 2nd, 2020

  A 79 year old female presented to the emergency room with worsening dyspnea on exertion.  She reported orthopnea, leg swelling, and only being able to walk a few steps without getting shor...

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Case # 19: Under Pressure

April 28th, 2020

A 27 year-old female presented to the emergency department with a two week history of headache, posterior eye pain, visual changes. She denied trauma, fever, focal neurological changes, or visual fiel...

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