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1

what drugs can predispose you to lymphadenopathy?

phenytoin, carbemazepine
captopril
beta-blockers

2

older gentleman, what to consider for haematologic disease?

CLL

3

cat-scratch fever causative organism?

bartonella henselae

4

what to do before getting lymph node biopsy if suspect a lymphoma

do it prior to steroids and antibiotics

5

what is ann arbor system?

for lymphomas
1 one node
2 two

6

what is considered worrying weight loss?

unintentional >10% of weight loss over 6/12

7

Reid-Sternberg cells are found in what disease?

hodgkin lymphoma

8

Virchow's node is where? important why?

left supraclavicular

last lymph node before returning to systemic venous

9

ddx of benign lumps?

lipoma
sebaceous cyst
abcess
thyroid nodule
recent immunisation

10

lumps mnemonic?

She Cuts the Fish Perfectly

SSS
CCC
TTT
Fixation
pulsatile

11

petechial rash, describe?

non-palpable, non blanching

12

meningitis, what kind of rash?

non-blanching, petechial rash

13

palpable pupura indicative for?

Henoch-Schloein

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