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3 MCC cancer in kids?

1) leukemia 2) CNS 3) neuroblastoma

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tissue origin in neuroblastoma?

neural crest cells

3

tissue of origin wilms' tumor?

metanephros

4

tissue of origin fallopian tubes, uterus, and part of vagina?

paramesonephrosq

5

tissue of origin seminal vesicles, epididymis, ejac ducts, and ductus deferens?

mesonephros

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Levels of what are elevated in neuroblastoma?

HVA, VMA

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What type of infections do peeps with IgA deficiency get? Why?

sinopulmonary and GI. also associated with atopic and auto-immune d/os. absence of IgA as a mucosal barrier.

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Why do peeps with devere IgA def get anaphylaxis with blood transfusions?

they develop I gE Abs against IgA

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What disease presents in infancy with recurrent sinopulmonary infect, eczema, and thrombocytopenia?

Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome

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Pt with gonorrhea should be tested for what other dis?

CT, HIV, syphilis, and HepB

11

What prenatal/early gestational tests should be performed in mom?

HIV, Hep B, CT, and syphilis.

12

How to treat syphilis in pregnant woman?

IM benzathine penicillin G (weekly X3 weeks I think..)