Flashcards in Endocrine Deck (254)
What is Sheehan Syndrome?
ischemic infarction of pituitary after pregnancy
How does Sheehan Syndrome often present?
failure to lactate
In what population is Empty Sella Syndrome most common?
Is Hyperosmolar Coma Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes?
What is the most common cause of death in Diabetes?
What molecule damages cells during Type 2 DM?
What are three main tissues that express Aldose Reductase?
What is the enzyme that when present can damage tissues during Type 2 DM?
What is the enzyme that when absent can damage tissues during Type 2 DM?
Which form of Diabetes has a stronger genetic predisposition?
What is the most common ketone during DKA?
Would DKA present with hyperkalemia or hypokalemia?
What fungal infection can devastate T1DM patients?
What is Whipples Triad regarding an Insulinoma?
What type of cells give rise to Carcinoid Tumors?
What vitamin can be depleted by a carcinoid tumor?
Which MEN would Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome present with?
Which three tumors are present during MEN1?
What is the mode of inheritance for all MEN Sydromes?
What is another name for MEN1?
What is another name for MEN2A?
What three tumors are present during MEN2A?
RET gene is associated with what MEN Syndromes?
MEN2A and MEN2B
What three tumors are present during MEN2B?
What MEN Syndrome is associated with Marfinoid Habitus?
What are the three rapid acting insulins?
What are the two long-acting insulins?
What is the toxicity of Metformin?
What type of patients cannot receive metformin?