Flashcards in Surgery Deck (365)
What is the most common thyroid cancer?
What is the most common risk factor for bladder cancer?
What is split S1 and S2 heart beats a side effect?
atrial septal defect
What is a hypocalcemia a sign of?
What are the symptoms of hypocalcemia?
trousseau's and chovostek's -- hyperreflexia
What weight loss surgery has malabsorption and restrictive qualities?
gastric bypass (roux en y)
-sleeve and band are only restrictive
What are the signs and symptoms of B12?
AMS, neuro symptoms, increased MMA and homocysteine
What are the signs and symptoms of pheochromocytoma?
intermittent HA, hypertensive crisis, young pt
What is the tx of pheochromocytoma?
What is the initial study when a patent has bad breath and food is getting stuck?
What is a trousseau's sign a sign of?
What is a concern when doing a thyroidectomy?
hoarse voice - don't cut the recurrent laryngeal nerve
What is the treatment of ulcerative colitis?
Dysphagia with solid foods and liquids, what is the dx?
achalasia or cancer
-can be dysphagia with food first then eventually liquid
Elderly man with foul undigested food, EGD shows webs, what is the dx?
Palpitations, headache, excessive sweating, how do you dx?
What is the pancreatic cancer marker?
Other than a lactate dehydrogenase and beta-HCG what other test do you order with testicular cancer?
How do you diagnose a thyroid mass?
fine needle aspiration or radioactive iodine
What is a nonhealing peptic ulcer disease a symptom of?
How do you treat a 1 cm stone?
Periumbilical pain - RLQ pain is a sign of?
Blue discoloration of umbilicus is what?
What is severe diarrhea after eating and surgery a sign of?
What is the dx when you have an alcoholic with vomiting blood?
Mallory Weiss Tear
What is the tx of necrotizing fasciitis?
What is the description of grade 4 internal hemorrhoid?
prolapsed and cannot be reduced
Numbness and paresthesia is a sign of?
What do we try to prevent when a patient has GERD?