Radiology Case Of The Month: Mental Disturbance for 4 days.

Abstract

A 56 year old African-American man presented to the emergency department with dyspnea and dysphagia with drooling. On his initial evaluation, disproportionate obesity of the face, neck and shoulders were noted. The patient's history was significant for obstructive sleep apnea, end-stage renal disease, alcoholic liver disease, pulmonary hypertension and alcoholic cardiomyopathy. He had multi-decade history of heavy alcohol abuse, but quit drinking two years previously.

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@article{Brunner2017RadiologyCO, title={Radiology Case Of The Month: Mental Disturbance for 4 days.}, author={Matthew J. Brunner and Enrique Palacios and Harold R. Neitzschman and Jeremy Mguyen}, journal={The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society : official organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society}, year={2017}, volume={169 2}, pages={60-61} }