Flashcards in 5/25/13 d Deck (20)
How long must Sx have been present to Dx PTSD?
What is the recommended first-line tx for PTSD?
What should be suspected in a woman w/ adnexal tenderness and RUQ tenderness?
What is Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome?
perihepatic adhesions secondary to PID
What is the first step after history and general physical in suspected PID?
What 2 things must be done during pelvic exam for PID?
samples for culture/Gram stain and assess for cervical motion tenderness
How should you differentiate TTP from HUS on the exam?
altered mental status predominant-->TTP
renal failure predominant-->HUS
What kind of renal failure do HUS pts have?
How can TTP and DIC be differentiated based on lab tests?
What is the immediate treatment of a sucking chest wound?
cover w/ Vaseline gauze taped on 3 sides
What is the first step when a pt is suspected of having (non-tension) pneumothorax but is totally stable?
How many weeks gestation should we be at before attempting external cephalic version for breech pressentation?
What is the treatment of choice for keloids and hypertrophic scars?
intralesional steroid injection
How are keloids different from hypertrophic scars?
they grow beyond the boundaries of the scar
Immunodeficiency disease characterized by thrombocytopenia, eczema, and recurrent infections (esp. respi).
What is the inheritance pattern of Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome?
What sort of disease are children w/ Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome prone to develop, if they live long enough?
malignancies, esp. lymphomas and ALL
On colonoscopy, any polyp larger than ___ should be removed.
What is the tx of choice in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?