Flashcards in 12/22/12 Deck (13):
What Sx would be present in Neimann-Pick disease but not Tay-Sachs?
hepatosplenomegaly and cervical lymphadenopathy
What are the 5 major Jones criteria for rheumatic fever?
What is the Tx for rheumatic fever?
benzathine penicillin G
What is the Tx for mycoplasma?
What are the 3 most common causes of neonatal meningitis in order?
2. E. coli
What 2 drugs may be used to treat nocturnal enuresis?
DDAVP (desmopressin) or imipramine (a TCA)
What vitamin is useful in measles? Why?
Vit. A. Immune enhancement and helps regeneration of respi and GI epithelia.
Diffuse thickening of the glomerular BM and subepithelial spikes are characteristic for what type of nephrotic syndrome?
What should be suspected in an infant that appears normal at birth but gradually develops apathy, weakness, hypotonia, large tongue, sluggish movement, abd. bloating, and an umbilical hernia?
Where do most medulloblastomas develop?
What would be the most obvious manifestation of posterior vermis syndrome?
What syndrome is characterized by precocious puberty, cafe-au-lait spots, and multiple bone defects (polyostotic fibrous dysplasia)?