Category Archives: Ambulatory Report

Cox’s Conference : Allergy Pearls

In today’s Cox’s Conference, Allergy and Immunology fellows Dr. Shazia Lutfeali, Dr. Shyam Joshi, and Dr. Daniel Har along with expert discussant Dr. Dave Khan presented several case-based allergy pearls. These are summarized below: Continue reading Cox’s Conference : Allergy Pearls

Cox’s Conference: A case of persistent headache and visual field deficits

In today’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Megan Kypreos presented a case of acromegaly to expert discussant, Dr. Jessica Abramowitz. In this post, we will summarize the case, discussion, and relevant clinical pearls. Clinical asides by either Dr. Abramowitz, our residents, and chief residents are paraphrased in bold. Continue reading Cox’s Conference: A case of persistent headache and visual field deficits

Cox’s Conference: AIDS-related Kaposi’s Sarcoma

In this week’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Jennifer Wagner presented a case of AIDS-related Kaposi’s sarcoma to expert discussant, Dr. Bonnie Prokesch. Here, we will summarize the case presentation along with clinical pearls involving treatment and complications. Continue reading Cox’s Conference: AIDS-related Kaposi’s Sarcoma

Cox’s Conference: A case of pancytopenia

In today’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Dheepa Sekar presented a case of pancytopenia to expert discussant, Dr. Srikanth Nagalla, with additional commentary from our general internal medicine guru, Dr. Eric Steen. We will review the evaluation, pathology, and differential diagnosis in pancytopenia. Comments from our expert discussants are paraphrased in boldContinue reading Cox’s Conference: A case of pancytopenia

Cox’s Conference: A case of hand swelling

In today’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Brad Peden presented a case of subacute left wrist and hand pain and swelling in the setting of known hidradenitis suppurativa to our fearless leader, Dr. Kazi. We will review the evaluation and differential diagnosis of hand and wrist pain and discuss a classification of autoinflammatory/autoimmune diseases along a theoretical continuum. Comments by Dr. Kazi are paraphrased in bold. Continue reading Cox’s Conference: A case of hand swelling

Cox’s Conference: CKD Pearls. I want to start an ACEi, but…

At today’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Jenny Riecke presented a case of class IV lupus nephritis to expert discussant, Dr. Christopher Lu. Our residents had many fantastic questions that ultimately led to an engaging discussion about the management of chronic kidney disease. The following are selected pearls from that conversation.

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Cox’s Conference: Diabetes Mellitus Pearls

In today’s Cox’s Conference, Dr. Patrick Nolan presented a case of new-onset type 2 diabetes mellitus to expert discussant Dr. Jessica Abramowitz. In this discussion, several pearls regarding diagnosis and management were discussed.  Continue reading Cox’s Conference: Diabetes Mellitus Pearls