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Positive straight leg test

disk herniation

2

Rx of acute back pain with no neurologic deficit(4)

NSAIDS
Early mobilisation
Mx relaxants
rx dure 4 a 6 semaines

3

Clue for whipple disease (3)

Joint pain
Malabsorption
PAS

4

Dx of Whipple(2)

Biopsy small intestine
PCR

5

quid of tropherima whippeli

Gram positive bacteria

6

xray in osteoarthritis(3)

subchondral sclerosis
joint space narrowing
ostophytes

7

joint hand involved in osteoarthritis

DIP

8

joint hand involved in RA(2)

MCP
PIP

9

Marker of systemic sclerosis

antitopoisomerase-I

10

digestive complication of systemic sclerosis(2)

GERD
esophageal dismotility

11

Most common cause of death in past from systemic sclerosis and why(2)

renal failure
because no ACE inbitor at this time

12

why people with multiple sclerosis can develop right failure

because of increase pulmonary artery pressure

13

risk of patient taking chemo in rhumatology

gout

14

prophylactic measure to prevent gout in patient taking chemo(2)

allopurinol
and
probenicid

15

most common presentation of goutty attack

podagra

16

quid of podagra

first metatarsophalangeal gouty arthritis

17

characteristic of urate crystals in gout induced by chemo(2)

negative birefringent
needled shaped

18

Wbc count in gout arthrocentesis

2000-50000

19

what's allopurinol

xanthine oxydase inhibitor

20

Meds used to treat acute attack of gout(3)

colchicine
NSAIDS
Steroids

21

Triad of Bechet(3)

reccurent painful ulcers
erythema nodosum
ant uveitis

22

localisation of reccurrent ulcers in behcet(2)

mouth
penis

23

population touched by Behcet(3)

turkish
asian
Middle eastern population

24

clue for compression vertebral fractures

local tenderness upon percussion of vertebrae

25

cause of compression fractures(2)

Bone demineralisation
low bone densitiy

26

cause of osteomalacia(3)

low calcium
low vit D
low phosphore

27

clue for viral arthritis

Multiple joint pain in patient working in day care center

28

cause of viral arthritis

parvovirus B19

29

localisation of pain in hand(3)

like RA
PIP
MCP

30

how long pain last in viral arthritis

2 months