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cherry red color of skin and mucous membrane

CO poisoning, Acute

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drug of choice for lead poisoning, Inpatitent

EDTA ± Dimercaprol

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drug of choice for lead poisoning, OPD

succimer

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effect of lead poisoing:
Bones __
Blood and bone marrow __
Nervous System, Adults __
Gastrointestinal __
Kidneys __

Bones: Interferes c epiphyseal remodelling (LEAD LINES)
Blood and bone marrow: Basophilic stippling
Nervous System, Adults: peripheral demyelinating neuropathy
Gastrointestinal: Lead Colic
Kidneys: Saturnine gout

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disease due to mercury poisoning,
active poison _____

Minamata Disease
Methyl Mercury

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main protective mechanism against mercury poisoning

intracellular gluthatione

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pathognomonic sign/feature of arsenic poisoning

Mees lines

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Most common exogenous cause of human cancer
most preventable cause of human death

tobacco

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most widely used and abused agent throughout the world

alcohol

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at high levels of alcohol ____ is activated to aid in metabolism of alcohol

MEOS

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Burn complication leading to gastric ulcers

Curling Ulcers

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ulcers sec to SCCA of overturned burn edges

Marjolin Ulcers

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MC bacteria implicated for Burn sepsis

pseudomonas aeruginosa

14

mc hypethermic syndrome

Heat exhaustion

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1. nitrosylation of ryanodine receptor type 1
Mgt:___

malignant hyperthermia
Dantrolene

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anesthetic drug implicated in malignant hyperthermia

Succinyl Choline + Halotane

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BMI

Malnutrion

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Inadequate CHO will lead to __

Marasmus

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Inadequate CHON will lead to ___

Kwashiorkor