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Random USMLE Facts volume 10-8:

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What happens by stimulating the postcentral gyrus?

Tactical sensation in foot.

What is the cause of von Willebrand disease?

Impaired platelet adhesion.

What acid-base disorder does acute salicylate poisoning cause?

Respiratory alkalosis and metabolic acidosis.

What are the findings in acetaminophen toxicity?

Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, hepatic failure; give N-acetylcysteine.

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome results due to defect in what area of collagen processing?

RER and Golgi apparatus.

What happens after Sabin vaccine administration for polio?

The vaccine is administered in two doses. After administration of the first dose, the live virus vaccine colonizes the intestinal tract of the individual, and is shed for up to two weeks after the earlier oral dose. Note that polio vaccine is not affected by lipid solvents like ether.

Melanoma:

melanoma

What does the above picture show?

Melanoma.

Which part of the brain gets damaged first during correction of rapid electrolyte imbalance?

Pons.

What is indapamide?

Thiazide diuretic.

What is the treatment for malaria?

Chloroquine.

What is the treatment for malaria in a patient with recalcitrant psoriasis?

Proguanil + atovaquone.

Aneurysms in what vessel occur in adult polycystic kidney disease?

Posterior communicating artery.

Rate of Attack:

rate of attack

ABOVE: what is the attack rate for those who ate raw clams?

Rate of attack = incidence rate = ill/total = 28/40.

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