Flashcards in Respiratory Deck (187)
What are the two histological findings of squamous cell lung cancer?
Which type of lung cancer often arises from the bronchi?
Is small cell lung cancer central or peripheral?
What are the three PNP products released by small cell lung cancer?
Antibodies to L-type Ca2+ channels (EL)
L-myc is implicated during the pathogenesis of what type of lung cancer?
What cell type is small cell lung cancer derived from?
Is a Large Cell Lung Carcinoma central or peripheral?
What is the prognosis of Large Cell Lung Carcinoma?
What does Large Cell Lung Carcinoma look like on histology?
pleomorphic giant cells
Which lung cancer would stain positive for Chromogranin A?
Pancoast tumor can cause what two syndrome?
Which bacteria is the most common to superimpose itself on a viral lung infection?
Lobar pneumonia. Name three bacteria on differential.
Legionella pneumonia would be associated with what common source?
What four bacteria are known to cause bronchopneumonia?
Does interstitial pneumoniae present quickly or indolently?
Which three bacteria are known to cause Interstitial Pneumoniae?
What type of pneumoniae do viruses cause?
What three viruses are known to cause interstitial pneumoniae?
Which three bacteria are implicated in aspiration pneumonia?
Is transudate protein rich or protein poor?
Would a pleural effusion with transudate or exudate be at an increased risk of infection?
What person does a spontaneous pneumothorax arise in?
tall, thin young man
What is the common name for 2nd generation histamine blockers?
Why are 2nd generation histamine blockers less sedating?
less penetration into CNS
What are the two expectorants?
What is the antidote for dextromethorphan?
What receptor does dextromethorphan antagonize?
What drug functions similarly to salmeterol?