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1

what does "floxacin" mean

fluoroquinolone

2

What is cefuroxime

cephalosporin

3

What type of illness is serum sickness

type 3 hypersensitivity
usually caused by drugs

~ 5 days post exposure immune complexes deposit--> fix complement--> tissue damage

4

What are the s/s of serum sickness

fever
urticaria
arthralgia
proteinuria
LAD
s/s after 5-10 days of exposure

5

What are the HLA class 2 proteins

DR, DP, DQ
expressed by APCs

6

What kind of drug is Donepezil

cholinesterase inhibitor

helpful in alzheimer's

7

What enzyme increases brown pigment stones

beta-glucuronidase, released from infected biliary tract

The "aquarium" scene bugs do this

8

What is the treatment of choice in status epilepticus

Benzodiazepine

9

What is methylmalonic acidemia

genetic
deficiency of methylmalonyl CoA mutase

it is a hyperammonemia

10

What is at least 1 kind of energy currency used in anaerobic glycolysis

NADH--> NAD
during Lactate pyruvate

11

Where does VDJ recombo take place

bone marrow

12

Acne affects what kind of gland

Holocrine
entire cell lysis

sebaceous gland

13

What do HOX genes generally create

transcription factors

problems end up with crazy limbs/ messed up skeleton

14

What does IP3, DAG lead to

↑ Protein kinase c

15

What drug is used in most completed SI via OD

Opioids

16

What is the transmission of Osteogenesis imperfecta

AD

defective type 1
Gives rise to a problem with bone matrix formation

17

Cystic tumor in cerebellum is

pilocytic astrocytoma

shows spindle cells

18

what mostly non kidney drug will improve mortality with heart issues

ACE
ARB

19

What kind of issue happens with high altitude

RESP ALK

bicarb goes down as a compensation

20

How can you acutely terminate a paroxysmal supraventricular tachy without drugs

carotid sinus massage- increases vagal parasymp tone--> ↓ AV node conduction

cold water immersion