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interstitial fibrosis physical exam

inspiratory crackles

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Virchow's triad

hypercoaguability
endothelial damage
stasis

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clubbing

deoxygenated hemoglobin

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cause of clubbing

endothelial growth factor

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hypertrophic osteoarthropathy

painful clubbing, lung cancer

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diseases with clubbing

interstitial lung dz, CF, lung cancer, bronchiectasis
congential heart disease

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erythema nodusum

nodules on shins
cocccidio

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syncope

decrease in CO
decreased SVR
decreased cerebral perfusion
nutrient poor cerebral blood flow

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Bezold-Jarisch reflex

bradycardia, vasodilation

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Peripheral vertigo pathophys

vestibular system (semicircular canals, otoliths -utricle and saccule)

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Central vertigo pathophys

brainstem, cerebeullum

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Central vertigo symtpoms

nystagmus towards side of lesion
CN deficients
less positional

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Benign positional vertigo

sudden onset with positions
otoliths in semicircular canals

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meniere's disease

increase in endolymphatic fluid -- damages hair cells
tinnitus, hearing loss, vertigo

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Vestibular neuritis

inflamm of vestibular nerve following viral infection

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Labryinthitis

inflamm of vestibular nerve following viral infection + hearing loss

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acoustic neuroma

vertigo, plus unilateral hearing loss