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50 Cards in this Set

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Term for tissue-based basophils
Mast cells
Bence-Jones proteinuria
Multiple myeloma
What protein does ELISA use for dx’ing HIV
p24 protein
A 20 year old college student has fever, grey white membranes over the tonsils, posterior auricular lymphadenitis, and hepatosplenomegaly. What is the dx? What tests would confirm it?
EBV infections resulting in infectious mono can be dx’ed by the Monospot test. May be negative in the first week
Most common cause of death in SLE
Renal failure
What normochromic normocytic AD anemia has splenomegaly and increased osmotic fragility
Hereditary spherocytosis
What vasculitis affects a 30-year old Asian female having visual field deficits, dizziness, decreased blood pressure, and weakened pulses in the upper extremities
Takayasu arteritis (medium-size to large vessels)
EBV is associated with
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma and Burkitt lymphoma
Hematoxylin or eosin? Calcium
Most common cause of Meningitis in kids 12 months – 6 years
Haemophilus influenza type B
Neurofibrillary tangles
Cancer associated with chromium and nickel
Bronchogenic carcinoma
Iron deficient middle aged women with esophageal webs
Plummer-Vinson syndrome
Hematoxylin or eosin? Bacteria
Smooth muscle regeneration – labile, stable, or permanent?
Most common cause of Cushing syndrome
Pituitary adenoma
Most common cause of acute tubular necrosis
Name of tumor when gastric carcinoma spreads to ovaries
Krukenberg tumor
Hypochromatic microcytic anemia with normal iron, TIBC, % sat, and ferritin
Thalassemia minor
Angina characterized by coronary artery luminal narrowing, symptom occurrence during exertion, ST depression
Stable angina
Most common cause of Erysipelas
Strep pyogenes
M3 AML chromosomal translocation
Chromosome 15, 17
Comprises 40% of testicular tumor s in children
Most common Renal pathology in pts with SLE
Diffuse proliferative GN
Most common cause of acute bacterial endocarditis
Staph aureus
Heinz bodies
G-6-PD deficiency
Which pneumoconiosis is associated with miners, metal grinders, and sandblasters
Term for Ca phosphate precip in dying or necrotic tissue
Dystrophic calcification
Myeloid disorder characterized by increased Hct, blood viscosity, basophils, and eosinophil; intense pruritis; and gastric ulcers due to histamine release from basophils, increased leukocyte alkaline phosphate, and plethora
Polycythemia vera (a risk factor for acute leukemias)
Most common Neurotransmitter in the brain
Most common Primary malignant tumor of the female genital tract in the world
Cervical neoplasia
Fat, forty, female, fertile, etc. risk factor for
Cholesterol gallstones
Most common type of PUD
Duodenal ulcers (4X more common than gastric)
What mineral is a component of cytochrome a/a3
Breast malignancy with tumor cells having halo around the nucleus
Paget disease of the breast (malignant cells invade the epidermis of the skin)
2 most common causes of epididymitis in males less than 35
Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis
What AD disease is associated with chromosome 4p, does not present until 30’s, involves atrophy of the caudate, dilation of the lateral and third ventricles, and signs of exptrapydramidal lesions
Huntington disesaea
Hep virus that is a small circular RNA virus with defective envelope
Hep D
Hematoxylin or eosin? Fibrin
Most common cause of Chancre
Haemophilus ducreyi
Most common Location of ependymomas in kids
4th ventricle
Type of exudate from meningiococcal infection
Purulent exudates
What condition results from 46XX karyotype and female internal organs with virilized external genitalia
Female pseudohermaphrodite
What syndrome occurs when pelvic inflammatory disease ascends to surround the liver capsule in violin string adhesions
Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome
Most common Benign tumor of the ovary
What metal poisoning causes mental retardation, somnolence, convulsions, and encephalopathy
Excessive fibrosis throughout the body via increased fibroblast activity, women>men, 30’s-50’s
Renal disease in diabetics seen as a halo of capillaries around the mesangial nodules
Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease
Most common Eye tumor in kids