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Vaginosis with "fishy odor"

Gardnerella vaginalis

2

What to add to Gardnerella vaginosis for "whiff test"?

Potassium hydroxide

3

Primary tx for bacterial vagninosis?

PO metronidazole

4

Vaginosis with clue cells?

Gardnerella vaginalis

5

Does Gardnerella vagonsis have vaginal inflammation?

No

6

Tryptophan is a precursor to what B vitamin?

Niacin (B3)

7

What are two possible symptoms of Hartnup disease?

Photosensitivity
Pellagra-like rashes

8

What types of amino acids are lost in Hartnup disease aminoaciduria?

Neutral amino acids
(alanine, serine, threonine, valine, leucine, isoleucine, phenylalanine, tyrosine, tryptophan, histindine)

9

What amino acids are not lost in Hartnup aminoaciduria?

Proline
Hydroxyproline
Arginine

10

What do you use to treat Hartnup disease?

Nicotinic acid
Nicotinamide
High protein diet