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37 Cards in this Set

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What are the five layer of the epidermis?
stratum croneum, lucidun, granulosum, spinosum, basalis
What comprises the macula adherens?
What is the zona adherens?
an intermediate junction that surround the perimeter just below the zona occludens
What is the zona occludens?
the tight junctions
What is the unhappy triad?
ACL, MCL, medial meniscus
What is the receptor defect in acondroplasia?
Where are Bouchard's nodules?
Where are Heberden's nodules?
What do you see in osteopetrosis?
nl serum Ca, PO4, alk phosphatase
What do you see in osteomalacia?
dec VitD, Ca, PO4, inc PTh
When do you see high Ca, low PO4, high alk PO4?
osteitis fibrosa cystica
When do you see nl Ca, PO4, PTH, but inc alk PO4?
Paget's Dz
When do you see inc CK, inc aldolase, +ANA, +anti-Jo1?
polymyositis, dermatomyositis
Which condition has Ab to U1RNP?
mixed CT dz
When do you see antihistone Ab?
drug induced lupus
What is podagra?
painful MTP of the big toe
When do you see a dec in stratum granulosum?
Why should you be concerned with actinic keratosis?
lead to squamous cell CA
What benign bone tumor affects the proximal tibia and femur?
osteoid osteoma (young), giant cell tumor (old)
Where do osteoblastoma affect?
vertebral column
Where does enchondroma occur?
distal extremities
What has an t(11:22)
Ewing's sarcoma
What is the treatment for Buerger's Dz?
quit smoking
mu receptor
kappa receptor
delta receptor
What is LTB4?
neutorphil chemotactic agents
What is LTC4,D4,E4?
bronchoconstriction, vasoconstriction, contaction of sm muscle, inc vas perm
What is PGI2?
I platelet aggregation and promote vasodilation
What is aldesleukin used for?
renal cell Ca, metastatic melanoma
What is EPO used for?
anemias in renal failure
What is filgrastim used for?
recovery of BM
What is sargramostim?
recovery of BM
What is alpha-interferon?
Hep B and C, Kaposi sarcoma, leukemias, malignant melanoma
What is beta-interferon?
chronic granulomatous dz
What is oprelvekin used for?
What is thrombopoietin used for?