Flashcards in 12/22/12 b Deck (16):
What is the diagnosis for an otherwise healthy neonate with the sudden appearance of an erythematous papular rash with red halos containing numerous eosinophils?
What is the Tx for erythema toxicum?
Which structure is the primary cause of premature adrenarche in most cases?
Which structure is the primary cause of premature pubarche in half of cases?
What is the differential for T-wave inversion, aside from MI?
myocarditis, previous pericarditis, myocardial contusion, and digoxin toxicity
At what age should a child be able to copy a cross and a circle?
At what age should a child be able to copy a square and a rectangle?
At what age should a child be able to copy a triangle?
At what age should a child be abl;e to copy a diamond?
What is the order of procedures for infants presenting with apparent bacterial meningitis?
blood culture, LP, then Abx
Why can a lumbar puncture be safely performed in pts <1 y.o. w/o CT scan?
What are the 2 most common causes of bacterial meningitis in children?
S. pneumoniae and N. meningititis
What empiric Abx should be given to children (beyond the neonatal period) with suspected bacterial meningitis?
vancomycin and ceftriaxone
Which birth injury can result in hand paralysis and ipsilaterl Horner's syndrome?
Which nerves are involved in Klumpke's paralysis?