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Caseous necrosis?

TB

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Assman focus?

Secondary apical TB

2

What is military TB?

Dissemination into blood

3

Positive anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies?

Goodpasture's syndrome

4

Dry cough and diarrhoea after being abroad?

Legionella

5

Tall, thin, young man who occasionally uses marijuana?

Marfan's syndrome

6

Bronchioles wider than neighbouring artery?

Bronchiectasis

7

D sign on CXR

Empyema

8

Steeple sign on CXR

Laryngotracheobronchitis/Croup

9

Red jelly sputum?

Klebsiella

10

Mucoid sputum?

Chlamydia psittaci

11

Rusty sputum?

Pneumococcal pneumonia

12

Cannonball metastases (+ weight loss/haematuria)

Primary renal cell carcinoma

13

Morning headache?

Hypercapnia or Organic nitrate side effects

14

Increased serum ACE and Calcium?

Sarcoidosis

15

Eggshell calcification at hilar region?

Silicosis

16

Heart failure cells in alveolar spaces?

Macrophages absorb haemosiderin
- Chronic Po oedema + severe LVF

17

Coin lesion on CXR

Primary lung carcinoma
Renal mets
Bronchial hamartoma
Carcinoid tumour
Granulomatous inflammation
Pulmonary abscess

18

Thumbprint sign on head X-Ray

Epiglottitis

19

Snowstorm CXR

Baritosis/Silicosis

20

Management of infective exacerbations of COPD

iSOAP
- Ipratropium
- Salbutamol
- Oxygen
- Amoxicillin
- Prenisolone

21

Non-smoker with lung cancer

Peripheral Adenocarcinoma

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What types of drugs are used for a large PE?

Thrombolytics

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What drug is used for small PEs?

Low Molecular Weight Heparin