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shaking chills of indicative of

bacteremia and sepsis
hypotension, increased WBC, increased temp

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a patient has a resected ileum, eats a normal diet, and now presents with weakness in all extremities and + Romberg sign - what is the most likely diagnosis

B12 deficiency - leads to abnormal myelin
macrocytic, megaloblastic anemia withhypersegmented neutrophils on blood smear

B12 combines with intrinsic factor from parietal cells and is reabsorbed in the ileum

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Bupropion is an antidepressant contraindicated in which patients for increased risk of seizures

Anorexia nervosa

94

The anterior pituitary develops from

rathke's pouch which is composed of surface ectoderm

95

A functional anterior pituitary adenoma presents with

bitemporal hemianopsia and amenorrhea due to prolactin hypersecretion

96

gut tube epithelium and its derivatives originate from

endoderm

97

most of the body's connective tissue comes from

mesoderm

98

the parafollicular cells of the thyroid are derived from

neural crest

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posterior pituitary is derived from

neuroectoderm