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C1INH is used to

prevent the cleavage of C2 and C4 so that the complement system isn't activated

it also blocks kvllikrein from turning into bradykinin

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peripheral eosinophilia and antibodies against neutrophil myeloperoxidase are associated with

Churg-Strauss

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antimitochondrial antibodies are seen in

primary billiard cirrhosis

4

FEV1 in obstructive lung disease

low

5

FEV1 in restrictive lung disease

low

6

FEVC1/FVC obstructive lung disease

low

7

FEVC1/FVC restrictive lung disease

normla to high

8

FVC in obstructive lung disease

normal to decreased

9

FVC in restrictive lung disease

decreased

10

patchy whitish thinning of the skin is

lichen sclerosis

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endoneural inflammatory infiltrate that consists of t cells and macrophages in demyelinating neurons is seen in

Gillian Barre

12

endomysial inflammatory infiltrate seen in

polio

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a square with an x in the center is a sign of what kind of kidney stone

calcium oxalate

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rectangular cells " Coffin Lids" are a sign of what kidney stone

magnesium ammonium sulphate

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yellow or red-brown diamond or rhombus stone is a sign of

uric acid

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flat yellow hexagonal stones resemble what

cysteine

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the pathogenesis of HIV associated dementia involves what

inflammatory activation of microglial cells

18

what is the best method for detecting C diff

PCR of toxins A and B in the stool

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decrease levels of Ach in the nucleus of Mynert and the Hippocampus is seen in what disease

ALZ

20

locus cerelus plays a role in

panic attacks and has large amounts of NE

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what is it called when the ureters enter the bladder at a perpendicular angle instead of an oblique one

veiscouteral reflux

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compound papilla are always open and are found in what part of the kidney

the upper and lower poles

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cytokine responsible for phagolysosome formation, and granulomas development

IFN-gamma

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what cytokine stimulates NK cells to destroy targeted cells and gets T cells to stimulate IFN-y

IL - 12

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papules and vehicles that are usually found on the elbows with deposits of IgA at the tips of the dermal papillae are a manifestation of what

dermatitis herpetiformis

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dermatitis herpetiformis is also associated with what other pathology

Celiac disease

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thinning and splitting of the basement membrane in the kidneys that is an X linked dominant condition is what disease

Aport Disease

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spinocerebellar tract degeneration and dorsal column degeneration is associated with what disease

Fredrick Ataxia

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what is it called when there seems to be an increase in CSF but in reality it is just that there is an increase in the atrophy of the brain tissuee ( ALZ, or Pick Disease)

hydrocephalus ex vacuo

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what is the first sign of uncle herniation

fixed dilated pupil on the ipsilateral side