would a disease of bone marrow suppression also show reticulocytes in the CBC?
reticulocytosis is uncommon because the bone marrow cannot efficiently generate cells
ESRD, hypercalcemia, hyperphosphatemia, hyperparathyroidism, obesity, diabetes, oral anticoagulants are all risk factors for
calciphylaxis (calcific uremic arteriolopathy)
systemic arteriolar calcification and soft-tissue calcium deposition with local ischemia and necrosis
Calcific uremic arteriolopathy
what electrolyte inhibits extraosseous calcification?
HTN, epistaxis, and HA in younger patient
coarctation of the aorta
pt with hx of HA and htn then gets anesthesia and HTN escalates immediately
catecholamine surge from pheo
type of therapy with schizophrenic pt?
What does the initial evaluation of HTN include?
serum chem panel, UA, Hgb/Hct, lipids and glucose
defective mineralization of the bone matrix
osteomalacia is MC due to
severe Vit D deficiency
will calcium be increased or decreased in multiple myeloma?
codfish vertebral bodies and pseudofractures
<2 yo with palpable abdominal mass, systemic symptoms, raccoon eyes, and opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome
workup of possible nonbloody infectious diarrhea etiology
ova and parasites
nonprogressive motor dysfunction, characterized by abnormal tone, movement, and development in infant
possibly the biggest risk factor for CP
first sign of CP?
delayed gross motor milestones
distal and facial muscle weakness with delayed muscle relaxation, (delayed release of handgrip)
autosomal recessive disorder associated with delayed gross motor milestones, proximal muscle weakness and hypotonia
spinal muscular atrophy
tethering of the spinal cord leads to
LE muscle atrophy and weakness with poor or absent reflexes
neonate with temperature instability and poor feeding
2 cancers that go with elevated AFP
yolk sac tumor
lesions of multiple myeloma
osteolytic lesions only
bladder distention and hydronephrosis with oligohydraminos in utero is likely due to
posterior urethral valves
with tracheoesophogeal fistula in a fetus, would you have oligohydraminos or polyhydraminos?
most significant sequelea of posterior urethral valves?
three clinical uses of misoprostol
induce labor for abortion
ppx against NSAID induced ulcers
toxicity of PPIs
increased risk of aspiration PNA
triple therapy of H. pylori
tx bleeding varices