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1

Tender hyperthyroidism

subacute deQuervian

2

PPx in medium-large esophageal varices

BB

3

Painless thyroiditis causes hyperthyroid how

releasing preformed hormone
therefore thyroid scan shows low uptake

4

Hemochromatosis skin bronze where

sun exposed areas

5

Murmur IV drug endocarditis

holosystolic, increases with inspiration

6

PPx in HIV <50

only TMP-SMX and azithro

7

Traveller's diarrhea is caused by

cryptosporidium parvum

8

Chronic steroid use leads to what type of adrenal insufficiency

secondary/pituitary
tertiary/hypothalamic

9

Paget of bone other complication

hearing loss/vertigo due to nerve compression

10

Seminomas cause an increase in

betaHCG

11

Common drug that interacts with lithium

NSAIDs

12

Antibiotic that causes hyperkalemia

TMP-SMX

13

Which colon polyp confers the most risk

tubular adenoma

14

Number needed to treat is what

1/ARR

15

Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder

acting out dreams

16

t-test compares what

difference between 2 means

17

Renal osteodystrophy

from 2˚ hyperparathyroidism
can cause bone pain, etc

18

CLL vs CML tx

CLL: anti-CD20
CML: BCR-ABL inhibitor

19

Multiple myeloma renal damage type

casts in tubules

20

Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis association

hepatitis B or C

21

Hyperaldo: acidosis or alkalosis

alkalosis

22

Meningitis in immunosuppressed patients or >50 yr old: additional coverage with amp for what

Listeria

23

How do combined birth control pills decrease risk of ovarian and endometrial cancer

fever follicles bursting, fewer cycles