Case Histories for the Meeting of November 3rd, 2008
SB 5221 John Iacco, M.D. Washington Hospital (WEBCASE)
44 yr old woman with upper GI bleeding. Endoscopic biopsy of a gastric ulcer is performed.
SB 5222 Philip Engleman, M.D. Kaiser-San Jose (WEB CASE)
64 yr old male with acute myelogenous leukemia and pancytopenia. Patient was admitted to the hospital for neutropenia, fever and scattered erythrematous nodules on legs, arms and head.
A skin biopsy is performed.
SB 5223 Bob Freedman, M.D. Regional Medical Center (SP04-2551)
74 yr old female with 0.6 cm non-pigmented skin lesion of left forearm.
SB 5224 Ray Azzi, M.D. Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (A08-10)
37 week gestation male infant born to a 23 yr old female with active genital HSV infection who refused treatment.
SB 5225 Sanjay Kakar, M.D. UCSF Medical Center (S06-13159)
11 week old infant witih a 6.0 cm gastric tumor.
SB 5226 Dawn Darbonne, M.D. Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (S08-2295)
27 yr old male with a nine day clinical history of progressively severe headaches and lethargy. The patient has had a seizure disorder since age 5. Clinical work-up reveals a 3 cm tumor of the 3rd ventricle with associated massive ventriculomegaly.
SB 5227 Joe Rabban, M.D. UCSF Medical Center (zs05-444))
76 yr old female with a cervical mass.
SB 5228 Chris Hansen, M.D. Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula (S08-4207)
72 yr old female with left great toe melanoma in 2005 with 7 of 19 positive groin nodes and left leg soft tissue metastases. The original tumor was Melan-A (+), HMB-45 (+) and pan-melanoma (+). The patient now presents with an 11 cm pelvic mass. Immunostains show the following profile: S100 (-), Melan-A (-), HMB-45 (-).
SB 5229 Matthew Sakata, M.D. Sequoia Hospital (SQS08-1506)
57 yr old male with a 15 x 14 x 11 left renal mass.
SB 5230 Ankur Sangoi, M.D. and Jesse McKenney, M.D. Stanford Medical Center (S95-4185)
74 yr old male with bladder tumor.
Message to South Bay members:Please bring in cases to the next meeting! Any old pill bottles and caps from previous mailings would also be greatly appreciated.
Position sought: Laurel Waters MD, FCAP, FASCP, Board Certified Anatomic, Clinical & Pediatric Pathology & Nuclear Medicine. Cell (925) 457-3664; email@example.com.
C.V. received: Jeffrey A. McDavit, M.D. AP/CP + surgical pathology fellowship training at USC Medical Center. Currently doing bone and soft tissue pathology fellowship at U Pittsburgh Med Center. (626) 840-1883
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