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What is Rheumatoid Factor?

An IgM against IgG F c

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What are Tophi?

Gout crystals + giant cells

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What is Podagra?

Big toe inflammation

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What is CREST syndrome?

Calcinosis
Raynaud's
Esophageal dysmotility
Sclerodactyly
Telangiectasia

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What Ab is associated with CREST?

Anti-centromere Ab

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What disease have Raynaud's syndrome?

Scleroderma
Takayasus
RA
SLE

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What platelet count do most types of vasculitis have?

Low platelets

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Which vasculitis has a high platelet count?

Kawasaki disease

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Which vasculitis has a normal platelet count?

Henoch-Schonlein purpura

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What is Osteoarthritis?

Pain worse w/activity, PIP/DIP joints

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What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Pain worse in morning, MCP/PIP joints

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What is Still's disease?

Juvenile RA

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What is Pseudogout?

Pyrophosphate crystals in knees/wrists

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What is Gout?

Urate crystals in big toe, (-) birefringence

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What is Myositis?

1 muscle hurts

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What is Polymyositis?

>1 muscle weak

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What is Dermatomyositis?

Myosis +rash

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What is Fibromyalgia?

Hurt all the time, 11 trigger points

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What is Polymyalgia Rheumatica?

Weak shoulders, temporal arteritis

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What is SLE=Lupus?

Meet 4 criteria: "DOPAMIN RASH"

Discoid rash
Oral ulcers
Photosensitivity
Arthritis
Malar rash
Immunologic disorder: Anti-ds DNA, Sm, Cardiolipin Ab
Neurologic disorder: seizure or psychosis

Renal failure: die of this
ANA
Serositis: pleuritis/pericarditis (Libman-Sacks endocarditis)
Hemolytic anemia

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What is Scleroderma?

Tight skin, fibrosis

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What is Takayasu's Arteritis?

Pulseless Asian women, aorta inflammation

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What is Polyarteritis Nodosa?

p-ANCA Ab, attacks gut/kidney, Hep B

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What is Wegener's Granulomatpsis?

c-ANCA Ab, attacks ENT, lungs, kidney

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What is Goodpasture's?

Anti-GBM Ab, attacks lung/kidney, RPGN

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What is Reiter's syndrome?

Males that can't see, pee or climb a tree

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What is Sjogren's syndrome?

Females that have dry eyes/mouth, RA

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What is Behcet's syndrome?

Oral and genital ulcers, uveitis

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What is Churg-strauss?

Asthma, eosinophils, multi organ involved

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What is Felty's syndrome?

RA, leukopenia, splenomegaly

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What is Kawasaki's disease?

"CRASH"

Conjuctivitis
Rash (palm/sole)
Aneurysm (coronary artery) -> MI in kids
Strawberry tongue
Hot (fever > 102 F for at least 3 days +cervical lymphadenopathy)