Flashcards in 6/12/13 Deck (19)
What disease are Bouchard's and Heberden's nodes assoc'ed with?
At what gestational age would a normal pregnancy reach the level of the umbilicus?
What is the most common cause of congenital hypothyroidism?
What is the treatment of postoperative cholestasis?
nothing! (removal of any offending agent)
"Coin-shaped" or "discoid" eczematous, pruritic lesions on the skin, sparing the head.
What is the Tx of nummular eczema?
topical corticosteroids or calcineurin inhibitors
Which congenital cyanotic heart disease, which results in mild cyanosis, has 1 great vessel (instead of pulm a. and aorta) supluing the entire circulation?
What is the effect of truncus arteriosus on the pulm. vasculature?
increased on x-ray
What is the first-line medical tx for hyperemesis gravidarum?
What is 2nd line med tx for hyperemesis gravidarum?
What is the most accurate test for determining a pt's systolic function (ejection fraction)?
What drug should be used for an acute gout attack in a person w/ renal failure?
What does cardiac scintigraphy/sestamibi scan measure?
What dsoes a MUGA scan measure?
Perianal fissures, fistulae, and abscesses only occur in which type of IBD?
The 3 D's, dermatitis, dementia, and diarrhea, are caused by deficiency of _______.
Weakness, unsteady gait, diarrhea, tremor, and confusion in a pt w/ bipolar disorder is most likely d/t what?
toxic levels of Li
What medical condition predisposes to lithium toxicity?