Author | Irina Litvin, D.O.

Articles

Case Study: Devic’s Disease and Sjogren’s Syndrome

April 03, 2017

In this case study, Dr. Litvin presents a complicated case of neuromyelitis optica (Devic’s disease), a rare inflammatory autoimmune CNS disease affecting the spinal cord and optic nerves.

Case Study: Scleroderma sin Scleroderma

March 28, 2017

A patient with uncontrolled hypertension, long-term Raynaud’s phenomenon, altered mental status, facial droop, dysarthria, diplopia and renal crisis.

Case Study: Chikungunya and Lupus, an Ill-Fated Diagnosis

November 28, 2016

Diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus and chikungunya, a woman embarks on a cross-continent trip for treatment and diagnosis at a city hospital.

ACR 2016 Opening Talk: Healthcare via Smartphone

November 14, 2016

How the “The Internet of Healthy Things” is improving healthcare delivery.