Flashcards in FM COMAT Deck (127)
Painless LAD, constitutional sx, no immunosuppression
Rule of confinement for OB pt w/ regular 28 day cycle
From the date of last menses, add 7 days, minus 3 months Example: Last menses: July 17. Date of confinement: April 24th
EKG finding for PE
First step management of a Pt w/ Epiglottitis
Tx for C. diff
Acute: VancRecurrent: Fidaxomicin
Type and Tx -- Headache w/ band like tension, front. Most often during stress
Non conducting P waveConsistent PR intervalNo QRSHis-Purkinjie dysfunction
Open CervixBleedingPartial POC delivered
Closed CervixContracted UterusBleedingAll POC delivered
Open CervixBleedingNo POC delivered
<20 wksClosed CervixASx -- no bleeding"Don't 'feel' preggo anymore
Closed CervixBleeding Fetus still viable
Bloody, watery diarrheaNight SweatspANCAElevated ESR, CRPMucosal/Submucosal InflammationAbdominal Pain
Benign flesh to erythematous colored annular plaques found on distal extremities of healthy adults and kids. Groups of 1-2 mm papule that coalesce into a >5cm plaque. Neg scale, KOH, fluid
This will be increased on a CBC w/ a Hgb-SS Pt.
Fe studies: Chronic Dz
MicrocyticLow FeHigh FerritinNormal/Low TIBC
Fe studies: Fe Deficient Anemia
MicrocyticLow FeLow FerritinHigh TIBC
Fe studies: Fe Overload
NormocyticHigh FeHigh FerritinLow TIBC
Fe studies: Thalassemia
Microcytic nl Fe, Ferritin, TIBC
Pt has osteoarthritis along w/ CHF. His arthralgia should be Tx w/
NSAID that blocks COX-2>COX-1
Absence of esophageal peristalsisImpaired esophageal sprinter relaxationProgressive difficulty in eating foodsTest? Dx?
In areas w/o Fluoride in the water, Fluoride Tx may begin at
Rx to increase survival rate of ALS pts
Glutamine Release Inhibitor: Riluzole
Nerve DegenerationProgressive, asymmetric muscle weakness and wastingAffects upper and lower nervesTest? Dx?
Pt at 34 wk presents w/ upset stomach, nausea, diarrhea along w/ constitutional Sx, what GI medication is contraindicated
Bismuth Salicylate, Cat DAlong w/ other NSAIDs, causes premature closure of ductus arteriosus.
Tender thyromegaly following a viral prodrome
Subacute Thyroiditis Viral Illness >> Thyrotoxicosis >> Euthyroid >> Hypothyroid >> Recover
ADPulmonary AV malformations on contrast echoEpitaxis w/o apparent causeVisceral lesionTelengiectasiasCoag studies WNL
Preggo and MDD, Tx?
CBT+SSRI >> SNRI