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28 Cards in this Set

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cutaneous/dermal edema due to connective tissue deposition
myxedema (caused by hypothyroidism, Grave's disease [periorbital])
dark purple skin/mouth nodules
Kaposi's sarcoma (usually AIDS patients [gay men]: associatied with HHV-8)
deep, labored breathing/hyperventilation
Kussmaul breathing (diabetic ketoacidosis)
dermatitis, dementia, diarrhea
pellagra (niacin [vitamin B3] deficiency)
dog or car bite resulting in infection
pasteurella multocida (cellulitis at inoculation site)
dry eyes, dry moutch, arthritis
Sjogen's syndrome (autoimmune destruction of exocrine glands)
dysphagia (esophageal webs), glossitis, iron deficiency anemia
Plummer-Vinson syndrome (may progress to esophageal squamous cell CA)
elastic skin, hypermobility of joints
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (type III collagen defect)
enlarged, hard left supraclavicular node
Virchow's node (abdominal metastasis)
Erythroderma, lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, atypical T cells
Sezary syndrome (cutaneous T-cell lymphoma) or mycosis fungoides
facial muscle spasm upon tapping
Chvostek's sign (hypocalcemia)
fat, female, forty, and fertile
acute cholelithiasis (bile duct blockage)
fever, chills, headache, myalgia following antibiotic treatment for syphillis
Jarisch-Herxheimer reacion (rapid lysis of spirochetes results in toxin release)
fever, cough, conjunctivitis, coryza, diffuse rash
measles (Morbillivirus)
fever, night sweats, weight loss
B symptoms (lymphoma
fibrous plaques in soft tissue of penis
peyronie's disease (connective tissue disorder)
gout, mental retardation, self-mutliating behavior in a boy
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome (HGPRT deficiency, X-linked recessive)
green-yellow rings around peripheral edema
Kayser-Fleischer rings (copper accumulation from Wilson's disease)
hamartomaous GI polyps, hyperpigmentation of mouth, feet/hands
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (genetic benign polyposis can cause bowel obstruction; increase cancer risk)
hepatosplenomegaly, osteoporosis, neurologic symptoms
Gaucher's diseae (glucocerebrosidas deficiency)
hereditary nephritis, sensorineural hearing loss, cataracts
Alport syndrome (mutation in alpha chain of collagen IV)
hypercoagulability (leading to migrating DVTs and vasculitis)
Trousseau's sign (adenocarcinoma of pancreas or lung)
hyperphagia, hypersexuality, hyperorality, hyperdocility
Kluver-Bucy syndrome (bilateral amygdala lesion)
hyperreflexia, hypertonia, positive Babinski sign
UMN damage
hypertension, hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis
Conn's syndrome
hyporeflexia, hypotonia, atrophy
LMN damage
hypoxemia, polycythemia, hypercapnia
"blue bloater" (chronic bronchitis: hyperplasia of mucous cells)
Indurated, ulcerated genital lesion
nonpainful: chancre (primary syphilis, treponema pallidum)

painful, with exudate: chancroid (haemophilus ducreyi)