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1

Main sign of lung sarcoid and other signs

Non-casesting granuloma
ACE may also be elevated
Face rash
Polyuria due to hypercalcaemia

2

PE in carcinoma

Direct venous compression and procoagulant effect of carcinomas

Can be sudden onset or insidious if multiple small

3

Another name for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis

4

Paraneoplastic conditions associated with small cell carcinoma

MS
MG and LES
SIADH
Ectopic ACTH secretion

5

Abscess in CF

Gram positive cocci (clusters) such as staph a
Cause cavitiating lung disease - therefore abscesses, empyema and pneumothorax

6

Ghon focus

Peripheral pulmonary calcified nodule
In TB

Can reactivate with immunosuppression

7

Goodpastures presentation

Can be slow - a few days
c-Anca and gbm

8

Aspiration pneumonia location

Right lower lobe
Get bronchial breathing

9

Single mass obstructing airways

Monophonic wheeze

10

Signs of Haemothorax - eg trauma and vessel laceration

Same signs as left pleural effusion
If blood is enough can push mediastinum over to the other side - displaced trachea and apex beat

11

Tracheal deviation with pleural effusions

Away from side of effusion if very large

12

Right middle lobe pneumonia heard where?

Axilla

13

Tracheal deviation with fibrosis and other signs on examination?

Towards the side of lesion
Can also get bronchial breath sounds and reduced expansion and dull percussion

14

Brocks syndrome?

Hilar lymphadenopathy in primary TB causes lobar collapse and subsequent bronchiectasis

15

Asbestos Cancer risks

Mesothelioma
Small cell carcinoma also

16

Calcium and small cell carcinoma

hypercalcaemia with bony Mets and also SCC secrete PTH related peptide

17

PANCOAST isn't just left sided!!!!

Dumb ass

18

Features of legionella pneumonia

Hyponatraemia and lymphopaenia
Flu-like symptoms
Deranged LFTs

19

Young syndrome features

Bronchiectasis, male infertility and sinusitis