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1

Next step if you see a "porcelain gallbladder"?

elective cholecystectomy

2

Why must calcified "porcelain gallbladders" be removed?

High risk of gallbladder carcinoma

3

Atrialized right ventricle is a congenital anomaly associated with what?

lithium use during pregnancy

4

false positive rate (or the likelihood that a pt w/o the disease will test positive) =

FP/FP+TN

5

sensitivity =

TP/TP+FN

6

Specificity =

TN/TN+FP

7

What macronutrient should be INCREASED in the diet for dumping syndrome?

protein

8

What macronutrient should be DECREASED in the diet for dumping syndrome?

carbohydrates

9

1-2 (<1cm) tubular adenomas; next colonoscopy in ____.

5 yrs

10

3-10 adenomas OR any adenoma >1cm OR adenoma w/ high grade dysplasia or villous features; next colonoscopy in ____.

3 yrs

11

More than 10 adenomas; next colonoscopy in ____.

<3 yrs (consider familial syndrome)

12

Large >2cm sessile polyp removed piecemeal OR adenocarcinoma w/ minimal invasion and clear margins; next colonoscopy in ____.

2-6 mos
2-3 mos

13

What is the initial test of choice for dermatomyositis?

ANA titers

14

Why is a CXR required in the initial workup of dermatomyositis?

to screen for ILD

15

What is the mechanism of increased mortality w/ Ca++ channel blocker use in MI?

hypotension-->reflex sympathetic activation