ABI24

  1. toxic megacolon size
    >6cm
  2. bacteremia with clostridium septicum, next step
    colonoscopy
  3. bacteremia with nontyphoidal salmonella, wtd
    HIV test
  4. bacteremia with what 2 bacteria, warrants colonoscpy
    • clostridium septicum
    • streptococcus bovis
  5. rx for PV with low risk of thrombosis <60 yo
    asa
  6. rx for PV with high risk of thrombosis, age>60
    hydroxyurea +asa
  7. can PV give you gout
    yes due to increased uric acid
  8. rx for fat embolism
    supportive care
  9. when should you see EKG changes with hyperkalemia
    K level of 7 to 8
  10. rx for long qt syndrome
    bb
  11. when do you do ICD for long qt syndrmoe
    recurrent syncope or torsaides on BB
  12. do you ever use amphotericin B for aspergillosis
    no
  13. ground glass nodules in neutropenic pateint
    invasive aspergillosis
  14. rx for aspergillosis for most types
    itra or voriconazole
  15. how do you dx aspergillosis
    galactomannan
  16. indication for ICD
    • EF <30 and MI
    • NYHA II or III and EF 35%
    • you wait 40 days after MI without revascularization and 3 months if MI with revascularization
  17. clinically isolated demyelinating syndrome is what
    single event presenting like MS or transnverse myelitis. Need to get brain MRI for staging
  18. hematuria with blood clots means blood in coming rom wehre
    • not from glomerulus
    • its coming from the bladder
  19. wtd for a ss patient after a stoke
    chronic transfusion therapy to prevent strokes
  20. with treatment, VDRL should fall how much
    • 4 fold,
    • if it does but its minimally positive,
  21. rx for felty syndrome
    mtx
  22. neutropenia, splenomegaly and rheumatoid
    felty
  23. abnormal mass/voltage ratio is seen in what cardiac condition
    amyloid cardiomyopathy
  24. amyloid cardiomyopathy usually gives what else
    proteinuria
  25. knee joint inflammation after surgery for parathyroidism
    pseudogout
Author
pszurnicki
ID
333152
Card Set
ABI24
Description
ABI24
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