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1

most common organisms with sinusitis

rhinovirus, influenza virus, parainfluenza virus, bacterial comlications (0.5-2%) s pneumo, h flu, m cat

2

Tx of sinus infection

Not amoxacillin, Tx with Amox-clavulanate or doxy. Resp FQ for pCN allergies

3

Centor Score

Absence of cough - 1
+ anterior cervical nodes - 1
Temp > 100.4 F - 1
Tonsillar exudates or swelling - 1
3-14 -1
15-44 - 0
45 and up - -1

4

Scoring centor scale

0 - Tx symptoms
1-3 RSAT - treat accordingly
4 - Don't test, tx with antibiotics

5

Mono tetrad

fatigue, fever, pharangitis, lymphadanopathy

6

Kiesselbach's Plexus

anterior portion of the nose where 90% of nosebleeds originate

7

Conductive hearing loss involves

external canal or middles ear

8

Sensorineural hearing loss involves

inner ear or 8 CN

9

Conductive hearing loss - Rinne

Good ear - AC>BC
Bad ear - BC>AC

10

Sensorineural hearing loss - Rinne

Good ear - AC>BC
Bad ear AC>BC

11

Chalazion

Hard non tender nodule of the eyelid caused by inflammation of the miebomian gland

12

Stye (hordeolum)

Inflammation of the sebaceous glands at the base of the eyelashes. Tender.