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Flashcards in Lec 10 TB in Children Deck (9)
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1

T or F. Extrapulmonary TB (EPTB) occurs more often in adults.

F. More often in chldren

2

Children who develop TB disease usually do so within __year/s following infection

1 year

3

three elements of primary complex

o The primary focus
o Lymphangitis
o Regional lymphadenitis

4

What stage of TB Meningitis? signs of increased ICP, drowsiness, stiff neck, CN palsies, convulsions

2nd stage

5

Bones most often affected by TB in decreasing order

vertebrae > knee > hip > elbow

6

Most involved TB lymph nodes

anterior cervical, posterior triangle, submandibular, supraclavicular nodes

7

What is the category and treatment? EPTB, new (CNS, bones)

2HRZE/10HR

8

What is the category and treatment? EPTB (CNS, bones), previously treated

2HRZES/1HRZE/9HRE

9

What is the approach to Asymptomatic children

IPT Therapy x 6 mo.