Paeds: Musculoskeletals problems - questions

  1. Common presenting symptoms?
    • - Pain: limb or join
    • - Fever
  2. Important signs
    • - limp
    • - altered posture
    • - point tenderness
    • - reduced range of movement
  3. Acute limp
    a) most common cause?
    b) not to miss?
    • a) 'Irritable hip' - transient synovitis
    • b) Septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, slipped upper femoral epiphysis
  4. Causes of limp in different age groups?
    • P58
    • (1 common, 3 groups, 2,4,5 +2)
  5. Causes of acute monoarthralgia?
    P58 x5
  6. Causes of polyarthritis?
    • P58 
    • 2 cate: 3,3
  7. a) Features of growing pain?
    b) Never
    • P58
    • a)4
    • b) 4
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trincam2008
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Paeds: Musculoskeletals problems - questions
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