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cat scratch disease (skin lesion and lymphadenopathy, +/- fever,bartonella) treatment

azithromycin

2

anaphylaxis presentation and treatment

+/- hypotension, wheezing, hives, GI sx.
IM epi

3

carpel tunnel syndrome features

pain and numbness in wrist and palmar surface of first three fingers with repetitive movement of wrist

4

Intertrigo (erythematous plaques and erosion in intertriginous regions), common bug and treatment

candida
antifungals

5

Etiology of paralytic ileus, and presentation of air in imaging

- metabolic (hypokalemia), medication induced, recent surgery
- possible distension
- reduced/absent bowel sounds
- air present in both small bowel and large bowel vs in SBO, no air in large bowel.

6

Children with sickle cell disease is at highest risk for what complication? What should they receive for management?

spleen sequestration
- daily penicillin administration
- vaccines (pneumococcal, meningococcus, haemophilus influenza)

7

highly suggestive test for testicular torsion

cremaster reflex--- absent in testicular torsion

8

stiffness/pain in shoulder, pelvic, proximal arms, age over 50. diagnostic test? ddx? treatment?

Polymyalgia rheumatica
ESR
prednisone