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Flashcards in Pathology Buzz Words Deck (25):
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Kimmelstiel-Wilson nodule

Diabetic nephropathy (Wilson -> DM)

2

Skin lesion, rolled & pearly edges

BCC (Bumpy, Blood vessels & Pearly)

3

Skin lesion, everted edge with lymphadenopathy

SCC (Scaley, Scabs & Spreads)

4

Neutrophil hypersegmentation

Megaloblastic anaemia

5

Heinz bodies in Mediterranean pt

G6PD deficiency

6

Burr cells on blood film

Uraemia

7

Muddy brown granular casts

Acute tubular necrosis

8

Xanthochromia

Subarachnoid haemorrhage

9

Congo red stain showing Apple-green birefringence

Amyloidosis

10

Nutmeg liver

Hepatic congestion (RHF), paracetamol overdose

11

Popcorn pattern lung nodules

Hamartoma

12

Ceruloplasmin

Wilson's disease

13

Mallory's hyalin

Alcoholic liver disease/NASH protein deposition

14

Swollen leg and sudden urge to defecate

Saddle embolus PE

15

Anti-mitochondrial antibody

Primary biliary cirrhosis (95% but other conditions also)

16

Corkscrew oesophagus

Diffuse oesophageal spasm

17

Rat-tail or 'bird's beak' oesophagus

Achalasia

18

Bangladesh

Arsenic leading to skin disease

19

C282Y &/or H63D mutation

Haemochromatosis

20

Perl's stain

Haemochromatosis (Perl's = Fe staining)

21

Urinary eosinophils

Tubulo-interstitial nephritis

22

Howell-Jolly bodies, spherocytes, target cells

Hyposplenism

23

Adrenal cortex haemorrhage à addison's disease

Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome

24

PAS reagent

ALL, Whipple's disease or Paget disease of breast

25

Salmon-coloured finger protrusions in oesophagus

Barrett's oesophagus