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Meld intuition with deliberation to sidestep diagnostic trap

Dr. Bentson then ordered a Tylenol level, salicylate level, blood alcohol and acute hepatitis panel for viruses A, B and C, as well as a serum iron and iron binding capacity; ... She had checked him out as “possible chronic hepatitis, perhaps an
March 2009

Bringing medicine to the streets

The shelters are completely full,” he said. Mr. Feldman, who recently moved to Los Angeles from Pennsylvania, said he has seen conditions he was not expecting, such as hepatitis A virus ... In addition, many patients on the street have hepatitis C
July 2019

MKSAP Quiz: 4 days of fever and arthralgia

Positive. Hepatitis B e antigen. Positive. HBV DNA. 10,000,000 IU/mL. Hepatitis C antibody. ... However, this patient's hepatitis C antibody is negative and these agents are not indicated.
May 2019

Volunteer internists help to rebuild Haiti

Since the earthquake, water has been contaminated by sewage, increasing the risk of epidemics of typhoid fever and hepatitis A and E, said the WHO in its report “Public Health Risk
May 2010

MKSAP Quiz: Joint pain, rash, and weakness

She has chronic genotype 1 hepatitis C viral infection. She takes no medication. ... Mixed cryoglobulinemia arising from chronic hepatitis C viral infection resolves after treatment and eradication of the virus.
June 2019

Test yourself case study: hepatic mass

A 53-year-old man with hepatitis C and cirrhosis comes for a follow-up office visit. ... He now attends weekly Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. Complications of the hepatitis C and cirrhosis have included ascites and encephalopathy, both of which are
October 2008

Warning on PPIs and C. diff, contraceptive pill mixup

Patients who are on this combination should be closely monitored for hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment response and for potential HCV and HIV virologic rebound.
April 2012

Four more screening, counseling services covered by Medicare

CMS will cover screening for the sexually transmitted infections (STIs) chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, and hepatitis B with the appropriate FDA approved/cleared laboratory tests, used according to FDA-approved labeling and
March 2012

Montelukast examined for link to suicidal thoughts, actions

Because patients taking combination therapy with darunavir/ritonavir have reported drug-induced hepatitis, laboratory testing should be done prior to starting this combination treatment, and patients should be monitored during treatment.
May 2008

Elusive Sjogren's manageable—if diagnosed

sleeping. “Once you start going down that list and looking for other causes and have ruled out hepatitis C, diabetes and sleep apnea, start thinking about Sjögren's,” said Dr. ... mouth) can also occur in hepatitis C and other chronic viruses,
March 2009

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