43-Year-Old Man With Ear Pain, Confusion, and Agitation

Anavekar, Nandan S.; Mangan, Thomas F.
August 2006
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2006, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p1096
Academic Journal
The article discusses a 43-year-old man who suffers from confusion, agitation and ear pain. It states that the old man has a 2-day history of developing left auricular erythema, swelling and pain. Although the old man is under urgent care consultation, he still suffers from agitation and confusion. It mentions that alcoholic hepatitis is normally misinterpreted to be a diagnosis of inclusion in patients with liver chemistry abnormalities.


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