All Sickle Cell Patients at some point will present with Asplenism and thus the
increased risk of H. Influenza and Strep. Pneumonia Infections
AL Amyloidosis is Associated with Multiple Myeloma.
Generalized Lymphadenopathy is another Side Effect of Phenyt
Colon Cancer most common location for this is Ascending Colon, which will
present with Bleeding, where the Left Side that would involve ResctoSigmoid
Region would present with Obstruction.
Spread of Bronchogenic Carcinoma may present with Obstruction and
Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome when Transverse Portion of Duodenum is
trapped between SMA and Aorta. That can happen due to rapid weight loss.
Bronchogenic Carcinoma is the most common Lung Cancer due to Asbestos
Exposure, where Mesothelioma is 2nd M
Cervical Cancer Risk Number 1 is History of Sexual Partners, since HPV can be
Endometrial Cancer Risk is due to Nulliparity, early Menarche and Obesity,
where increased Estrogen Stimulation of the Endometrium
Breast and Ovarian Cancers Number
Side effects of atrophine:
Hot as a hare, dry as a bone, red as a beet, blind as a bat, mad as a hatter
-increase body temp, rapid pulse, dry mouth, dry flushed skin, cycloplegia (loss in
accommodation) , constipation, disorientation
-glaucoma in elderly,
Endometriosis presence of Endometrial Tissue Outside of the Uterus, it will
present with Painful Menses, Dyspareunia, but no Uterine Enlargement
Cause of Death in Acute Rhematic Fever in Rare Cases is Acute Myocarditis,
where Mitral Stenosis takes years t
Bcr Abl encodes a Protein that Inhibits Apoptosis while Promoting Mitogenesis
and Increased Tyrosine Kinase Activity.
Postreptococcal Glomerulonephritis will present with Elevated Anti Streptolysin
(ASO) titers, Decreased C 3 and Total Complement Levels a
Use of Terbutaline will present in Infants with Intracranial Hemorrhage,
Hypoglycemia, Hypocalcemia and Ileus.
Reyes Syndrome due to ASA in patients treated for Influenza or Varicella
Infection and will present with Microvesicular Steatosis of Hepatocytes
Reperfusion Arrhythmia may be due to Fibrinolytics that will cause Reperfusion
on Arterial Re-Opening.
Acute Fibrinous or Serous Pericarditis acute onset Pleuritic Chest that
decreases on Sitting Up and Leaning Forward.
Cardiac Defects in DiGeorge Syndrom
Pulmonary Vascular Sclerosis will occur in patients with Eisenmenger Complex.
Low Volume of Distribution of the Drug such as 4-5 L, may be due to High
Molecular Weight, High Plasma Protein, Hydrophillicity and High Charge
Staph Epidermidis must be treated