Flashcards in Pathologies Deck (34)
Prions cause what type of diseases?
Mad cow disease
What is the relationship of ALT and AST in viral vs. alcoholic hepatitis?
viral: ALT > AST
where is the most common place to have a paradoxical emboli?
brain due to prior CHD
What bacteria causes acute bacterial endocarditis?
What bacteria causes subacute bacterial endocarditis?
Viridans strep (alpha-hemolytic)
If a patient has a tricuspid valve vegetation what cause should you suspect?
intravenous drug use
what bacteria is associated with prosthetic hart valves?
What bacteria can cause pathologies by entering the bloodstream during dental procedures?
What bacteria causes hypovolemic shock via rice water diarrhea?
What is the only G+ to have an endotoxin?
Most common location for atherosclerotic induced aneurysm?
What are the collagen vascular diseases?
What's the S/S of pseudo gut?
Calciumpyrophosphate deposits in joints
Serum marker of inc osteoclast activity
Serum marker of inc osteoblast activity
What neoplasms are EBV associated with?
4 Conditions associated with Teratlogy of Fallot (children)
Dextroposed (overridden aorta)
S/S of Edward syndrome (trisomy 18)
Rock bottom feet
S/S of Patau syndrome (trisomy 13)
S/S of Turner syndrome
Coarctation of aorta
Hyperthyroidism can cause what diseases
Hypothyroidism can cause what diseases
S/S of hypothyroidism i children
underdeveloped mandible, delayed eruption, retinaed decidduous teeth
hyperparathyroidism can cause what disease and S/S?
von Recklinghausen disease (osteitis fibrosa cystica)
S/S: osteolytic lesions, dec. serum phosphorus
inc. serum Ca and alkaline phosphatase
Reed-Sternberg cells are associated with what neoplasm?
Philadelphia chromosome is associated with what neoplasm?
Bence-Jones protein in urine is a sign of what neoplasm
S/S of multiple myeloma
Inc plasma cells: dec RBC, platelets, WBC
Osteolyitc lesions and bone pain
What are the histiocytosis X pathologies?