Flashcards in Block 1 Deck (38):
What is the association between lymph nodes with light patches in a sea of darker lymphs?
Starry Sky = Burkitt's Lymphoma t8:14
How does abciximab work?
It blocks GPIIb/IIIa and decreases platelet aggregation
What other conditions (2) can sarcoidosis look very similar to?
Pulmonary HTN and MTB
What is a major side effect of bleomycin?
Restrictive lung disease
Other than HTN and Hypokalemia, what condition is spironolactone good for?
What conditions are associated with MEN 1
Parathyroid tumors, Pancreatic Insulinomas, and pituitary adenomas
Mixed alkalosis/acidosis can look very close to...
normal blood gas readings
What variable will be changed if more protein leaks into Bowman's Capsule
The oncotic pressure will be increased
What genetic malfunction are osteosarcomas associated with?
What is one thing that is not part of normal grief?
What makes confirming TB in an immunocompromised person more difficult?
Their PPD can be negative.
What are aschoff bodies (non-caseating granulomas) associated with?
Rheumatic heart disease
What is one vitamin deficiency that can occur after treatment with Abx?
If a person with G- sepsis has an elevated D-Dimer they are experiencing...
What hormone is reqd for normal male external genitalia?
A reduction in PO4 excretion leads to...
Hemorrhagic disease of the newborn is due to ______ and has _______ and ________
Vitamin K deficiency, Inc. PT, aPTT
What is one way to increase the murmur of marfan's?
Paget's disease of the bone can have normal chemistries except for...
BNP can be elevated in severe paget's disease
What ADE can metoclopramide cause due to its D2 antagonism?
What side effects can milk of magnesia cause?
Pre-renal Renal Failure and diarrhea
Name 3 drugs used to Tx H. Pylori
PPI, Clarithromycin, and amoxicillin
What tract does referred pain travel through?
Dorsal horn medial lemniscus
What is one congenital genetic defect that is associated with testicular cancer?
What is the treatment for a carcinoid tumor?
Where do carcinoid tumors arise (mostly)?
The small intestine
What heart defect is associated with carcinoid syndrome?
What is one major side effect of isoniazid?
Lupus like syndrome
How does isoniazid work?
Blocks mycolic acid synthesis
What condition is a speckled iris associated with?
What group of patients is particularly pre-disposed to duodenal atresia (Double-bubble sign)?
Down Syndrome patients
Is Goodpasture's syndrome associated with hematuria?
Yes, but generally microscopic
How does early GERD present?
Reflux esophagitis (not metaplasia)
A deficit in class switching will lead to what immunological problem?
Hyper IgM syndrome
What is one way to treat leprosy?
What is a drug of choice in diabetic nephropathy?