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49 Cards in this Set

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What disease do u see IgA deposits in small vessels of the skin and kidneys
Henoch-Schonlein purpura
Cancer likely to affect English chimney sweeps
Scrotal cancer, due to high exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Curschmann spirals
Bronchial asthma (whorled mucus plugs)
Most common site of Ulcerative colitis
AR CNS disorder presenting in early childhood with gait ataxia, loss of DTRs, impaired vibratory sensation, hand clumsiness, and loss of position sense
Friedreich ataxia
Follicular lymphoma chromosomal translocation
Chromosome 14, 18
What AA is substituted for glutamic acid at position 6 on the beta-chain in patients with sickle cell
Huntington disease associated chromosome
Chromosome 4p
Most common Cardiac tumor
Left atrial myxoma
Von-Hippel-Lindau disease associated chromosome
Chromosome 3p
Most common cause of endocarditis post dental work
Strep viridans
WBCs in the urine
Acute cystitis
Bloody tap on LP
Most common Thyroid adenoma
Follicular adenoma
Edema with LDL below 200, protein level 2.5, and specific gravity below 1.020
Transudative (exudative is opposite with elevated cellular content)
Thyroid carcinoma associated with radiation exposure
Papillary carcinoma of the thyroid
Most common Organism associated with mastitis
Staph aureus
Elevated ACTH levels with cortisol suppression with dexamethasone
Cushing’s DISEASE (pituitary)
Streaky ovaries
Turner syndrome
Potent platelet aggregator and vasoconstrictor produced by plts
Most common HIV fungal disease
Term for RBC remnants of nuclear chromatin in asplenic patients
Howell-Jolly bodies
CSF: Opening pressure elevated, WBCs elevated (90% lymphocytes), low glucose, elevated protein
TB meningitis
Thyroiditis presenting as tender, enlarged, firm thyroid gland, usually preceded by upper resp viral illness
De Quervain thyroiditis
Most common Cardiac pathology in SLE pts
Libman-Sacks endocarditis
Pentad of TTP
Neurologic symptoms, Renal failure, Thromobcytopenia, Fever, Microangiopathic hemolytic anemia
Most common site of Pancreatic cancer
Head of pancreas
What vitamin deficiency produces homocystinuria and methylmalonic aciduria
Cyanocobalamin (B12) deficiency (folic acid deficiency leads to just homocystinuria)
What type of healing occurs in clean surgical incision
Primary intention
Patau syndrome associated chromosome
Chromosome 13
Japanese man with weigh loss, anorexia, early satiety, epigastric abd pain, and palpable left supraclavicular lymph node. Endoscopy shows large irregular ulcer with elevated margins on the lesser curvature of the stomach.
Gastric carcinoma
Rules of 2 for Meckel diverticulum
2% of population, 2cm long, 2 feet from ileocecal valve, 2 years old, and 2% of carcinoid tumors
What pancreatic islet cell tumor is assoc with MEN I
What cystic swelling of the chorionic villi is the most common precursor of choriocarcinoma
Hydatidiform mole
Most common Melanoma in dark-skinned people
Acral-lentiginous melanoma
Cancer associated with ret
MEN II and III syndromes
Which form of melanoma has the worst prognosis
Nodular melanoma
Most common cause of hematuria
What type of hemostasis in an intravascular space consists of fibrin, plts, RBCs, and WBCs?
What cardiomyopathy is due to a ventricular outflow obstruction as a result of septal hypertrophy and leads to sudden cardiac death in young athletes?
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Most common Primary tumor metstasis to the bone
Downward displacement of the cerebellar vermis and medulla compressing the fourth ventricle and leading to obstructive hydrocephalus
Arnold-Chiari Type 2
What coronary artery disease is seen in Japanese infants and kids less than 4 with acute febrile illness, conjunctivitis, maculopapular rash, and lymphadenopathy
Hypochromatic microcytic anemia with decreased iron, TIBC, and % sat; increased ferritin
Anemia of chronic disease
Term for severe vomiting resultinig in linear lacerations at the GE junction
Mallory-Weiss syndrome
Causes of avascular necrosis of the bone
Fractures, trauma, sickle-cell, caisson disease, steroid use, gaucher disease
Most common cause of right heart failure
Left heart failure
Criteria to differentiate an ulcer from an erosion or carcinoma
Less than 3cm, Clean base, Level with surrounding mucosa
What benign bone tumor is associated with Gardner syndrome