Flashcards in Buzz Words/Challenge bowl Deck (189)
what is the only artery in the blood that carries deoxygenated blood?
which Ab appears in serum early in the course of infection?
What is the name for an acute polyneuropathy that is associated with an ascended paralysis, and may be triggered by infection?
Guillain-Barre Syndrome (absent deep tendon reflexes)
What is chvostek's sign? and what is it associated with?
tapping of the inferior portion of the zygoma will produce facial spasms. Hypocalcemia
What is trousseau's sign? and what is it associated with?
eliciting carpal spasm by inflating the blood pressure cuff and maintaining the cuff pressure above systolic. hypocalcemia
What should you advise your patients taking taking metronidazole not to do?
Don't drink alcohol
The most common heart valve involved in bacterial endocarditis in the general population?
Thumb print sign, drooling, leaning forward
Best treatment for gonorrhea?
250mg IM cefttriaxone
What is the most sensitive physical exam technique for for diagnosing ACL tear?
What is the R in MANTRELS scoring system? What do the rest of the letters stand for?
Migration to the right iliac fossa, Anorexia, Nausea/Vomiting, Tenderness in the right iliac fossa, Rebound pain, Elevated temperature (fever), Leukocytosis, and Shift of leukocytes to the left
A pt with dermatomyositis may present with what distinctive rash?
what is the most abundant protein in the human body?
The most likely organism to cause an infection after a cat bite is?
The most likely organism to cause cat scratch disease?
Grey Turner's sign
ecchymosis of the flanks. acute pancreatitis
sister Mary nodule
The most common pharmacologic Tx for reynaud's disease is?
Pregnant women should be test for group B strep during which week of gestation?
The most commonly diagnosed type of skin cancer?
Basal cell carcinoma
Child with colic abdominal pain and red currant jelly stool
What is the most common type of thyroid cancer?
epidural hematomas usually are caused by injuries to which vessels?
middle meningeal artery
Hypernatremia may result when patients with this disorder have limited access to water?
What is the most common type of testicular cancer?
The condition in which the placenta completely or partially cover the cervical os is?
The center criteria are used to determine the likelihood of Strep pharyngitis. What are the four components?
FLAP = fever, lack of cough, pharyngeal exudates, anterior lymphadenopathy
A pt with RUQ pain and hx of recent STI may have what particular syndrome?
Fitz-Hugh-Curtis (liver capsule infection secondary to PID)
jaundice, fever, RUQ pain