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Does Kawasaki's Disease Present w/ Purulence?

No, so don't give Tobramycin

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First Management of Kawasaki's Disease

High Dose Aspirin (80mg/kg/day)
Intravenous Immunoglobulin

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Why is Methylprednisolone not a first line of management of Kawasaki's Disease?

It's not ethical anymore because intravenous Ig has already been proven to work

4

Advantage of using Methylprednisolone over IV Ig?

Only costs 12,000 PHP for the course

5

Manifestations of Infective Endocarditis

Prolonged Fever
Splenomegaly
Heart Failure
Anemia
Hematuria

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Why does Infective Endocarditis cause Anemia and Hematuria?

Abrasion of RBCs when they get passed

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Major Criteria of the Modified Duke Criteria

Positive Blood Culture

Evidence of Endocardial Involvement

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Prophylaxis for Infective Endocarditis is only recommended for?

1. Unrepaired Cyanotic Heart Disease
2. Within 6 months after repair with prosthetic material or device
3. Residual defect near a prosthetic patch or device
4. With prosthetic valves
5. With prior history of IE

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Define: Pericarditis

Inflammation of the pericardium

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Management for Pericarditis

Pericardiocentesis
Pericardiostomy

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Myocardiac Cardiomyopathy vs. Athlete's Heart

You can die when you do sports with MCM

Unusual LVH
LV Cavity < 45mm
LA Enlargement
Family History of HCM