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Flashcards in ENDOCRINE Deck (14):
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catecholamines in the urine, headaches, hypertension and palpitations

phaeochromocytoma

2

tanned skin, no recent holiday

addison's

3

increased shoe size, spade hands, wedding ring too tight

acromegaly

4

signs go hyperthyroidism, eye changes, gritty eyes, smooth velvety skin

graves disease

5

moon face, proximal weakness, stretch marks, buffalo hump, abdominal fat

cushings

6

sweet smelling breath

DKA

7

kussmaul breathing

metabolic acidosis (esp DKA)

8

bone pain, kidney stones, abdominal pain, psychiatric problems (moans, bones, stones, and groans)

hypercalcaemia

9

butterfly rash

SLE

10

heat intolerance, palpitations

hyperthyroidism

11

cold intolerance, weight gain

hypothyroidism

12

trousseau sign, Chvostek sign and QT prolongation on ECG

hypocalcaemia

13

5 I's of DKA causes

infection, ischaemia, infarction, ignorance, intoxication

14

loss of outer third of eyebrows

hypothyroidism