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77 Cards in this Set

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Cause of Addison's
Autoimmune, 2nd-infection
Cause of Dissecting aneurysm
Cause of Aortic aneurysm
Cause of Aortic aneurysm in the ascending aorta
Tertiary syphilis
Cause of Bacterial meningitis in adults
Neisseria meningitidis
Cause of Bacterial meningitis in elderly
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Cause of Bacterial meningitis in kids
H. influenza type B
Cause of Bacterial meningitis in newborns
E. coli
Cause of Cancer a/w AIDS
Kaposi's sarcoma
Cause of Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
21-Hydroxylase deficiency
Cause of Cretinism
Iodine deficit/hypthyroidism
Cause of Cushing's Syndrome
Corticosteroid therapy, 2nd-excess ACTH secretion by pituitary
Cause of Death in CML
Blast crisis
Cause of Death in SLE
Lupus nephropathy
Cause of Dementia
Alzheimer's, 2nd- multi-infarct
Cause of DIC
Gram(-) sepsis, obstetric complications, cancer, burn trauma
Cause of Ejection click
Aortic/pulmonic stenosis
Cause of Food poisoning
Staph aureus
Cause of Glomerulonephritis in adults
IgA nephropathy (Berger's disease)
Cause of Epidural hematoma
Rupture of middle meningeal artery
Cause of Subdural hematoma
Rupture of bridging veins
Cause of Hemochromatosis
Multiple blood transfusions
Cause of Hepatic cirrhosis
Cause of Hepatocellular carcinoma
Cirrhotic liver
Cause of Holosystolic murmur
VSD, tricuspid regurgitation, mitral regurgitation
Cause of Secondary hypertension
Renal disease
Cause of Hypoparathyroidism
Cause of Hypopituitarism
Cause of Infection in blood transfusion
Hepatitis C
Cause of Infection in burn victims
Cause of Leukemia in adults
Cause of "machine-like" murmur
Cause of Mental retardation
Down syndrome, 2nd-fragile X
Cause of MI
Cause of Mitral valve stenosis
Rheumatic heart disease
Cause of Myocarditis
Coxsackie B
Cause of Nephrotic syndrome in adults
Membranous GN
Cause of Nephrotic syndrome in kids
Minimal change disease
Cause of Opening snap
Mitral stenosis
Cause of Osteomyelitis
Staph aureus
Cause of Osteomyelitis in patients w/ sickle cell disease
Cause of Osteomyelitis in IVDA
Cause of Acute pancreatitis
EtOH & gallstones
Cause of Chronic pancreatitis
EtOH(adults), cystic fibrosis(kids)
Cause of Peau d'orange
Carcinoma of the breast
Cause of PID
Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Cause of Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Cause of Pneumonia in cystic fibrosis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Cause of Pneumonia in burn infection
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Cause of Preventable blindness
Cause of Primary amenorrhea
Turner's syndrome
Cause of Primary hyperaldosteronism
Adenoma of adrenal cortex
Cause of Primary hyperparathyroidism
Cause of Pulmonary hypertension
Cause of Right heart failure due to a pulmonary cause
cor pulmonale
Cause of Right-sided heart failure
Left-sided heart failure
Cause of Sheehan's syndrome
Postpartum pituitary infarction secondary to hemorrhage
Cause of SIADH
Small cell carcinoma of the lung
Cause of UTI
E. coli
Cause of UTI in young women
E. coli & Staph saprophyticus
Most common Bug in Acute Endocarditis
Staph Aureus
Most common Bug in Bacterial Arthritis in young Adults
Neisseria gonorrhea
most common bug in bacterial meningitis in elderly
Strep pneumoniae
most common Bug in Bacterial Meningitis in newborns
most common Bug in Bacterial Meningitis in toddlers
most common Bug in Bacterial Meningitis in young adults
neisseria meningitidis
most common Bug in debilitated, hospitalized pneumonia pt
most common bug in epiglottis
most common bug in food poisoning
Staph aureus
most common bug in GI tract
Bacteroides (2nd e.coli)
most common Bug in IV drug user bacteremia / pneumonia
Staph aureus
most common Bug in opportunistic infection of AIDS
CMV (PCP overall)
most common bug in pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
neisseria gonorrhea or chlamydia
most common Bug in Pneumonia - Community
Strep pneumoniae 2. H. influenza 3. Klebsiella
most common Bug in Pneumonia - Hospital aquired
Klebsiella 2. Psuedomonas 3. E. coli
most common Bug in Pneumonia - Community - atypical
mycoplasma pneumoniae
most common bug in subacute endocarditis
Strep Viridans