Flashcards in Review with Michelle Deck (238)
short term effects of lithium
LMN (loose stool, memory loss and nausea)
the most common cause of acute kidney failure?
seizure med known for causing gingival hyperplasia?
antibiotic most likely to cause c.dif?
bug that causes whooping cough
bilateral peripheral vestibular dysfunction
oscillopsia (blurring with head movement
two meds used to treat HTN with preclampsia
labetalol and methyldopa
uterus descends beyond vulva
Ethambutol an HIV drug can cause?
stroke + fever =
how does the K+ level change in chronic renal failure?
increased serum potassium
cardiac nuclear scan looks for?
proprioception of the posterior/dorsal column of the spinal cord
if patient is ataxic but romberg is negative what part of the brain is likely affected?
Cerebellum=soberity and balance
patient's taking valproate (depakote) must have what labs drawn?
spontaneous pneumo is caused by
sub pleural apical bleb due to high negative pressure
test of choice for DVT
doppler and human's sign..... it will be swollen
test of choice for arterial claudiation
arterial duplex scan
you say mesthelioma, I say.....
Kleb pneumonia = what type of antibiotic
prognosis of lung CA with liver mets
horrible ----no resection
dull aching, heaviness, in LE brought on by standing
pain in calf with ambulation
Claudication - Arterial
OSA can cause what heart problem
right sided heart failure
S1 references what heart valve?
bones, stones, and groins =
vitamin deficiency = smooth red tongue
B12 (also think neuropathy of hands and feet)
bleeding into joint space
glucose 6 phosphate deficiency
x linked genetic deficiency