SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Critical Care II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Altered mental status (AMS) associated with multiple myeloma (MM) can be secondary to hypercalcemia, hyperuricemia and hyperviscosity. Only rarely has it been linked to hyperammonemia . We present a unique case of hyperammonemia causing altered sensorium with focal neurologic findings.