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3 choices for empiric Tx of UTI in pregnancy.

nitrofurantoin, amoxicillin, or cephalexin

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2 choices for empiric Tx of pyelonephritis in pregnancy

ceftriaxone or ampicillin + gentamycin

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Anti-dsDNA Abs are very specific for the Dx of _______.

SLE

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anti-centromere Abs

Scleroderma

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anti-mitochondrial Abs

Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

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Anti-Smith Abs

SLE

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Anti-Ro Abs

Sjogren's Syndrome (also some pts w/ SLE)

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What 2 other causes of renal failure must be ruled out before making the Dx of hepatorenal syndrome?

Volume depletion (prerenal) and urinary tract obstruction (postrenal)

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What is the Tx of choice for hepatorenal syndrome?

octreotide, midodrine, and albumin

10

What is the most likely cause of sudden cardiogenic shock after giving nitraes and morphine in inferior MI?

RV MI

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How should cardiogenic shock 2/2 RVMI be treated initially?

bolus IVF

12

What is saw palmetto used for?

BPH

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What is kava used for?

anxiety, insomnia

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What is garlic used for?

hypercholesterolemia

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What is an adverse effect of kava?

hepatotoxicity