Flashcards in Endocrine Deck (254)
What disease can mimmick Anaplastic Carcinoma?
Is Riedel Thyroiditis painful or painless?
Is Riedel Thyroiditis tender or nontender?
Which disease, Riedel or de Quervain, may present as hyperthyroidism early in the disease course?
What is the Jod-Basedow Phenomenon?
thyrotoxicosis if a person with an iodine deficiency goiter is made iodine sufficient
Would hyperthyroidism have increase or decreased bone turnover?
What three drugs are used to treat thyroid storm?
Which two genes can lead to papillary cacinoma of the thyroid?
RET and BRAF
Biggest risk factor for Papillary Thyroid Cancer?
Difference between Follicular Carcinoma and Follicular Adenoma?
carcinoma invades capsule
Which thyroid cancer secretes calcitonin?
What is the buzzword phase for Medullary Carcinoma of Thyroid?
malignant cells in amyloid stroma
Marker of excess PTH in urine?
Will levels of ALP be increased or decreased during Primary Hyperparathyroidism?
What causes Osteitis Fibrosis Cystica?
Three buzz words for excess calcium?
Will levels of ALP be increased or decreased during Secondary Hyperparathyroidism?
What would happen to vitamin D levels during Secondary Hyperparathyroidism?
decreased vitamin D
What is Tertiary Hyperthyroidism?
autonomous PTH secretion
What is the mode of inheritance for Pseudohypoparathyroidism?
What would be observed on physical examination during Pseudohypoparathyroidism?
shortened 4th and 5th digits
What is the most common hormone secreted from a Pituitary Adenoma? Benign or malignant?
What two drugs are used to treat a prolactinoma?
Two most common physical features during Acromegaly?
large tongue and deep voice
What is the most common cause of death during acromegaly?
What are the two mechanisms to Dx acromegaly?
high GH after oral glucose
What is the growth hormone receptor antagonist?
What are two drugs that can cause Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus?
What three drugs are used to treat nephrogenic diabetes insipidus?