Flashcards in Adrenal Deck (7)
how do you manage a acute adrenal crisis?
Steroids - hydrocortisone
what electrolyte abn will make you think of adrenal crisis
signs of dehydration
how do you calculate BSA
squareroot of (height (cm)x weight (kg)/3600)
how does CAH lytes look?
D5-7 but can happen earlier
what would make you think that a baby had CAH
progressing to acidosis
if girl - ambiguous
Cushing syndrome CF- CUSHINGOID
Skin: striae, thinning, bruising,
Hypertension/ hirsutism/ hyperglycemia,
Necrosis, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, Glycosuria,