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"Prostitute's Eye" - accommodates but does not react, pathognomonic
of 3ry syphilis.
Felty's syndrome is the arthritis in which
the spleen can be felty!
Causes of Acute pancreatitis
Gallstones, Ethanol, Trauma, Steroids, Mumps, Autoimmune(PAN),
Scorpion bites, Hyperlipidemia, Drugs(azathioprine, diuretics)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Each of the MENs is a disease of three or two letters plus a feature.
"MEN I" is a disease of the three Ps plus
(pituitary, parathyroid and pancreas)
plus adrenal cortex.
"MEN II " is a disease of the two Cs plus
(carcinoma of the thyroid and catacholamines [pheochromocytoma])
plus parathyroid for
MEN IIa or mucocutaneous neuromas for MEN IIb
(aka MEN III).
The five W's--post-operative fever
Water--urinary tract infection
Walking--walking can help reduce deep vein thromboses and pulmonary
classification of hypersensitivity reactions (Gell
Type I Anaphylaxis
Type II Cytotoxic-mediated
Type III Immune-complex
Type IV Delayed hypersensitivity
"Nobody Likes My Educational Background"
"60, 30, 6, 3, 1"
Causes of pancytopenia:
"All my blood has taken some poison"
Bone marrow infiltration
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
Submitted by Dr. Tristan W Graham MB BS (UK).
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