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1

Where do you see Henoch-Schlonein Pupura?

buttocks
Legs

Skin
Joints
Haematuria
Abdo

Interssusception



2

Kawasaki presents how?

5 day fever
Large vessel vasculitis

Unilateral lymphadenopathy
Strawberry tongue
Conjunctivitis: non purulent

Generally very miserable.

3

Where does measles rash start?

Behind ears
Koplik spots

4

EBV and CMV?

Nodes
Hepatomegaly-splenomegaly

Oropharynx involvement

5

Rosella causes by?

HHV6/7

6

Describe rosella rash

All over Body
Non-itchy

At break of fever 3days after

7

When are you contagious in Roseola?

during fever.

Safe after 24 hours after afebrile

8

Risk of Parvovirus B19 in pregnancy?

Hydrop Fetalis

9

Roseola for immunosuppressed person?

Probably stay away.

10

What happens if you give amoxicillin to someone with EBV?

Torso rash

11

How to safety net?

Arrange to have a Planned review if needed


12

When you stop an antibiotic need to do what?

Explain why? What to look out for?
Clarify, it's not allergy

13

When gather urine what to do?

Dip stick
ALWAYS do culture.

14

LP contraindications

Platelets less than 100
Infection at site
increased ICP

15

More likely to have febrile convulsions

Liss-encephaly

16

How to check UTI for young girl?

clean catch - do it twice (not growth of multiple organism)
SPA
In-out catheter

17

Advice for febrile convulsions parents

Lower threshold
No damage: no damage: not prolonged
Common to have if
Not epilepsy: only with high temps
5-6 years old Will likely stop.
Don't have to stop

If has seizure: make sure , safe position: on side, not in bath.
Call ambulance
Midazolam: intranasal, rectal, bu cal