BMJ Case Rep 2018 Apr 17;2018. Epub 2018 Apr 17.
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.
A 26-year-old man with history of extensive tophaceous gout presented to the referring facility with decreased bilateral lower extremity sensation and motor function that began acutely 1 week prior to admission and had progressed to urinary incontinence. The patient was admitted to the intensive care unit due to concern for sepsis secondary to epidural abscess. The patient was started on empiric vancomycin and cefepime. Read More