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1

Constrictive Pericarditis

MCC (2, developed vs developing world)?

MCC developed world = SLE
MCC developing world = TB

2

Coronary Art involved in Thrombosis

MC (3)?

LAD > RCA > LCA

3

MC Site of Thrombus Formation?

Left Atrial Appendage (LAA)

4

Sites of Atherosclerosis

MC (4)?

Ab Aorta > Coronary art > Popliteal art > Carotid art

5

Valves involved in Bacterial Endocarditis

MC (2)?

1st MC = Mitral valve (*** In IVDA, 1st MC = Tricuspid valve ***)
2nd MC = Aortic valve


6

Septic Shock

MCC?

Sepsis from E coli from an indwelling catheter.

7

Heart Tumor

MC?

Metastasis
(From Lung/Breast Ca, Lymphoma, Melanoma)
Usually involve PERICARDIUM.

8

1ry Cardiac Tumor in Adults

MC?

Myxomas

9

1ry Cardiac Tumor in Children

MC?

Rhabdomyomas

10

Blunt Aortic Injury (ie Traumatic Aortic Rupture)

MCC?
MC Site of Injury?

MCC = Motor vehicle collisions (sudden decel).
MC Site of Injury = Aortic Isthmus.

11

Death in Htn

MCC (3)?

1st = MI
2nd = Stroke (HEMATOMA. MC bleeds = into Globus Pallidus and/or Putamen -> Charcot Bouchard Aneurysms of lenticulostriate vessels)
3rd = Renal Failure (kidney shrinkage + atrophy)

12

Abnormality in Htn

MC?

LVH

(AFTERLOAD problem)

13

Aortic Stenosis

MCC of ___ (3) ___?

- MCC Angina with exercise
- MCC (valvular cause) of Syncope with exercise
- MCC Microangiopathic Hemolytic Anemia