2017-2018 Edition Internal Medicine Core Scripts Flash Cards

General Internal Medicine: Card Number 166

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Middle-aged, Caucasian, female smoker with h/o of primary ovarian insufficiency complains of pain in her back and presents with:

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Middle-aged, Caucasian, female smoker with h/o primary ovarian insufficiency complains of pain in her back and presents with:

Endocrinology: Card Number 103

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↓FSH, ↑LH, FSH:LH > 2, slightly ↑ testosterone and DHEA

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↓FSH, ↑LH, LH:FSH > 2, slightly ↑ testosterone and DHEA

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On exam, a Cushing’s case will probably not include the FSH:LH ratio.

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On exam, a Cushing’s case will probably not include the LH:FSH ratio.

Gastroenterology: Card Number 127

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Dx: Clinical ± endoscopy with biopsies if symptoms fail to respond to bid PPIs and in the presence of worrisome symptoms such as odynophagia, GI bleeding, weight loss, and/or anemia ± RUQ U/S to exclude biliary tract disease if nausea and epigastric pain are present.

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Dx: Clinical ± endoscopy with biopsies if symptoms fail to respond to bid PPIs, or in the presence of worrisome symptoms, such as odynophagia, GI bleeding, weight loss, and/or anemia, ± RUQ U/S to exclude biliary tract disease if nausea and epigastric pain are present.

Neurology: Card Number 405

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Remember the 20-30-40 rule for vent assistance: VC < 20 mL/kg, MIP < –30 cm H20, and MEP < 40 cm H20.

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Remember the 20-30-40 rule for vent assistance: VC < 20 mL/kg, MIP > –30 cm H20, and MEP < 40 cm H20.