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Tensilon Test
Given to patients with Myasthenia Gravis if muscle is tense.
Amniocentesis
Before 20 weeks gestation to check for cardiac and pulmonary abnormalities.
Murphy's Sign
Pain with palpatation of gall bladder area seen with cholecystitis
Cullen's Sign
Ecchymosis in umbilical area, seen with pancreatitis
Turney's Sign
Flank grayish blue
McBurney's Point
Pain in RLQ indicative of appendicitis
Guthrie Test
For PKU, baby should have eaten source of protein first
Shilling Test
For Pernicious Anemia, how well one absorbs Vit B12
Order of Assessment
Inspection
Palpatation
Percussion
Auscultation

EXCEPTION?
With Abdomen:
Inspect
Auscultate
Percuss
Palpate
CT
Assess Allergies
MRI
Claustrophobia
No Metal
Assess PAcemaker
Cardiac Cath
NPO for 8-12 hrs
Empty Bladder
Inform patient that they may feel heat palpitations or desire to cough with dye infection
Cerebral Angio Prep
Well hydrated
Lie flat
Lumbar Puncture
Fetal Position
Liver Biopsy
Administer Vit K
NPO morning of exam at least 6 hrs
Give sedative
Hold breath during biopsy
Paracentesis
Empty Bladder
Semi Fowlers
Laparoscopy
CO2 to enhance visuals
General Anesthesia
PTB
Low grade afternoon fever
Pneumonia
Rusty Sputum
Asthma
Wheezing on expiration
Emphysema
Barrel Chest
Kawasaki Syndrome
Strawberry Tongue
Pernicious Anemia
Red Beefy Tongue
Down Syndrome
Protruding Tongue
Cholera
Rice watery stool
Malaria
Stepladder like fever with chills
Typhoid
Rose spots on abdomen
Diptheria
Pseudo membrane formation
Measles
Koplik's Spot
SLE
Butterfly Rash
Liver Cirrhosis
Spider like varices
Leprosy
Lioning Face
Bulimia
Chipmunk face
Appendicitis
Rebound tenderness
Dengue
Petechiae or + Herman's Sign
Meningitis
Kernig's Sign (leg flex and leg pain on extension)
Brudzinski Sign (Neck flex = Lower leg flex)
Tetany
Hypocalcemia
Trousseau's Sign
Chovostek's Sign
Pancreatitis
Cullen's Sign (ecchymosis of umbilicus)
Pyloric Stenosis
Olive like mass
PDA
Machine like murmur
Addison's
Bronze like pigmentation
DVT
Homan's Sign
Angina
Crushing, stubbing pain which radiates
Epiglotitis
3D's
Drooling
Dysphonia
Dysphagia
Hodgkin's/Lymphoma
Painless progressive enlargement of spleen and lymph tissues
Cystic Fibrosis
Salty skin
DKA
Kussmaul's Breathing (Deep Rapid)
GERD
Barrets Esophagus (Erosion or the lower portion of the esophageal mucosa)
Meniere's Disease
Vertigo, Tinnitus
Shock
Hypotension, Tachypnea, Tachycardia
Ulcerative Colitis
recurrent bloody diarrhea
Hypocalcemia
Trousseau and Chvostek
Lyme's Disease
Bull's eye rash