Flashcards in Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Diseases Deck (101)
What is a syndrome?
Collection of disease
any harmful deviation from the normal structural or functional state of an organism, generally associated with certain signs and symptoms
autoimmune disease of the salivary, lacrimal glands, and synovial membrane
Other name of sjogren syndrome
Cell responsible for an autoimmune disease
Main cause of an autoimmune disease
Organs affected in sicca syndrome
What are the signs and symptoms of Reiter's syndrome?
What are the signs and symptoms of Mikulicz syndrome?
Difference between Reiter's and Sicca syndrome?
Sicca affects: Eyes, Joints, Salivary gland while
Reiter's affects: Eyes, Joints and Urethra
True or false: Sjogren's syndrome is also associated with mikulicz syndrome.
Syndromes associated with sicca syndrome
A benign tumor of the PAROTID GLAND
Other name of warthin's tumor
Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum
Major salivary gland common to diseases
Most common salivary gland tumor
Other name of mixed tumor
most common malignancy of major salivary glands
most common malignancy of minor salivary gland
Adenoid cystic carcinoma
Histologic feature of adenoid cystic carcinoma
Characterized by lacerations of the esophagus
Manifestation of mallory-weiss syndrome
Black stool in the blood is due to?
Degradation of blood by acid
Bleeding below the stomach would manifest?
Melena- black stool
Hematochezia- red stool
T/F: Melena and Hematochezia solidifies together with stool
False- does not solidify
syndrome where there is ruptured esophagus that causes massive GI hemorrhage
Sign and symptoms of boerhaave syndrome