Author | Saakshi Khattri, MD

Articles

Statin-Associated Necrotizing Myopathy in an Older Woman

April 30, 2012

An older woman was admitted with progressive shortness of breath and generalized weakness. The patient had a past medical history of hypertension, congestive heart failure (CHF), and hypercholesterolemia.

Pulmonary Hypertension in a Patient With Adult-Onset Still Disease

October 09, 2011

Adult-onset Still disease (AOSD) is an inflammatory condition characterized by a sudden onset of spiking fever, arthralgia, a salmon-colored evanescent rash, leukocytosis, and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and serum ferritin level.