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Ze Ying Tan: All that wheezes is not asthma

Jason Lam: Pulmonary mucor mycetoma

Adam Young: Nonresolving pneumonia and cyclic fevers in an immunocompetent patient

Ritu Modi: Histopathological misdiagnosis of pulmonary coccidiodes

Argun Can: A rare inborn error of fatty acid oxidation presenting with severe hyperammonemia in the ICU

Morgan Gilani: A colorful cause of cardiovascular collapse

Katie Jeans: A sweet surprise

Anthony Mattox: Unusual case of interstitial lung disease

Andrew Berglund: Pulmonary light chain deposition disease in a 29-year-old army soldier

Cristia Maysol Morales: A case report of a primary malignant melanoma of anterior mediastinum

Anthony McClafferty: Fibrosing mediastinitis and rheumatoid arthritis: an autoimmune inflammatory connection

Ahmed Munir: HIV with disseminated tularemia: a rare presentation Benjamin Garren: Mycobacterium avium complex mediastinal lymphadenitis in an immunocompetent adolescent with erosion into the airway

Robert Hilton: Obtunded with a chest mass: a case of a rare neurologic paraneoplastic syndrome,

Audra Schwalk: Mucoepidermoid carcinoma: a rare malignancy treated endobronchially

Jessica Riggs: Successful transplantation defies genetics: a case of rapidly-progressive pulmonary fibrosis due to Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome

Meghan Cirulis: Acute vasodilator testing: an opportunity to refine study design and provide precision care in pulmonary hypertension

Patrick Chan: VATS lobectomy for bronchial atresia in an adult

Andrew Mehlman: Multivessel coronary artery aneurysms presenting as myocardial ischemia

Scott Maughan: Diagnosing milliary Mycobacterium bovis from the prostate of an immunocompetent host

Adam Austin: Survived ECMO, death by BLASTO: the first reported fatal case of disseminated blastomycosis in pregnancy

Tie: Donnie Carter: Subclinical polycythemia vera presenting as extensive thrombosis due to massive transfusion, and

Lindsay Hammons: Rare case of Serratia pneumonia causing transient aplastic anemia

Paola Baskin: Novel observations during point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a case of ultrasound-guided probe pressure to reduce esophageal insufflation during bag-valve-mask ventilator

David Dennis: Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis presenting as intracerebral nocardiosis

Rakin Choudhury: Severe asthma caused by therapy-resistant asthmatic granulomatosis

Andrew Lytle: Lung adenocarcinoma in a patient with Turcot syndrome

Chelsea Leipold: Case of a granulomatous-lymphocytic interstitial lung disease in a patient with common variable immunodeficiency disorder

Galyna Ivashchuk: Double trouble: ANCA vasculitis with concomitant IGA nephropathy presenting as massive diffuse alveolar hemorrhage and fulminant renal failure

Case Report Poster Winners
Christine Zhou: Role of transbronchial lung cryobiopsy in the diagnosis of adenocarcinoma in situ

Parin Shah: A rare case of Erdheim-Chester disease masquerading as metastatic lung cancer

Avanthika Wynn : A rare asthma mimic

Muhammad S. Ali: Severe pancolitis: a rare adverse effect of nintedanib

Brian Foster: Don’t forget to breathe: a case of hypoxemia after carotid body resection

Kelly Pennington: Intra-cardiac embolization of an inferior vena cava filter resulting in cardiac arrest

George Elkomos-Botros: Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis presenting as distributive shock with multi-organ failure

Ashley M. Scott: Avian occupational hypersensitivity pneumonitis in a restaurant employee

Andrew Polito: Pulmonary amyloidosis: an unusual presentation of a rare disease

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Carolyn M D’Ambrosio, MD, FCCP
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