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50 Cards in this Set

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Schiller-Duval bodies
Yolk sac tumor
Physiologic storage form of iron
What metal causes microcytic anemia with basophilic stippling
Lead poisoning
Coefficient of variation of RBC volume
Most common cause of Meningitis in renal tx pt
Listeria monocytogenes
Most common Testicular tumor in over 50
Testicular lymphoma
For what disease are SS-A (Ro) and SS-B (La), and R-ANA dx markers
Sjogren disease
Mesangial deposits of IgA and C3
IgA nephropathy (Berger Disease)
Most common cause of cellular injury
Most common lysosomal storage disorder
Gaucher disease
Carcinoid tumor produces excess… dx’ed by…?
Serotonin (elevated 5-HIAA in urine)
25 year old, black woman, nonproductive cough, SOB, fatigue, malaise, bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy and elevated ACE levels
Panhypopituitarism secondary to ischemic necrosis and hypotension postpartum
Sheehan syndrome
What mineral, via excessive depositions in the liver can cause hemochromatosis
Most common Stone type associated with cholecystitis
Mixed (both cholesterol and calcium)
How many segments in a neutrophilic nucleus are necessary for it to be called hypersegmented
At least 5 lobes
Marfanoid pt with tearing retrosternal chest pain radiating to her back
Dissecting aortic aneurysm.
Most common Location of ependymomas in adults
Lateral ventricle or spinal cord
What carcinoma produces hematuria, flank pain, and a palpable mass
Renal cell carcinoma
Malignant bone neoplasm with soap bubble appearance on x-ray
Giant cell bone tumor (osteoclastoma)
What’s associated with elevated levels of Ca, cardiac arrhythmias, bone resorption, kidney stones, and metastatic calcification
Primary hyperparathyroidism
Term for osteophyte formation at the PIP joints in osteoarthritis
Bouchard nodes
What syndrome is rheumatoid arthritis with pneumoconiosis
Caplan syndrome
Most common malignant esophageal tumor
Squamous cell carcinoma
What disease do u see horseshoe kidney, rockerbottom feet, low-set ears, micrognathia, and mental retardation
Edward syndrome (trisomy 18)
What factor gets activated in the intrinsic pathway of the coagulation cascade
Factor XII (VII for extrinsic)
Chronic liver disease with beaded appearance of the bile ducts on cholangiogram
Primaring sclerosing cholagnitis
What syndrome is due to Abs directed to calcium channels and cause muscle weakness that improves with repeated use
Eaton-Lambert syndrome
Most common cause of pyogenic osteomyelitis
Staph aureus
What type of crystals are associated with gout
Monsodium urate crystals
What vitamin deficiency causes a glove and stocking neuropathy seen in alcoholics
Pyridoxine (B6)
Most common cause of nephritic syndrome in kids
Minimal change disease
Collagen that is abnormal in osteogenesis imperfecta
Type I (which is assoc with bones and tendons)
Most common cause of death in kids 1-14 in US
Osteomalacia alk phosphatase, phos, and calcium
Elevated alk phos, decreased phos and calium
Glycogen storage disease due to deficiency of glucose-6-phosphatase
Von Gierke’s disease
What oxygen dependent killing enzyme requires hydrogen peroxide and halide (Cl) to produce hypochloric aced
Autoimmune disorder due to Abs directed to Ach receptors at the NMJ
What is the term for flexion of the PIP and extension of the DIP joints seen in rheumatoid arthritis
Boutonniere deformities
Endocarditis commonly encountered by SLE pts
Libman-Sacks endocarditis
Most common cause of endocarditis in a non-IV drug user
Staph aureus
Most common cause of urinary obstruction
Aschoff bodies
Rheumatic fever
Most common Benign tumor of the breast
What vitamin is a component of coenzyme thiamine pyrophosphate
Thymie (B1)
Barretts metaplasia is a change from ____ to ____
Squamous to columnar of the distal esophagus
Blue-domed cysts
Fibrocystic change of the breast
Albinism associated chromosome
Chromosome 11p
Most common Malignant tumor in women
Tay-Sachs deficiency
Hexosaminidase A