Intralesional glucocorticoid :
Used in Conditions like as follows :
-Gout in Renal Failure
......... commonly used to prevent ischemic hypoxia brain injury out of hospital cardiac arrest?
Brain tumor with estrogen receptors?
The hallmark of prolonged seizure and what the sequelae?
5 minutes...cortical laminar necrosis
Baby becomes floppy after family traveled to .............. or ................... or ......................?
California, Utah, Pennsylvania have been reported
BB, Primidone, topiramate, Deep brain stimulation or thalamotomy if all else fails
those are Treat for what?
1st line treatment in pseudotumor cerebri ?.
Rx: Acetazolamide ----> 1st line---> inhibit choroid plexus carbonic anhydrase↓ CSF and IH. Add
furosemide in pts with continued symptoms
Symptoms refractory to medical therapy or those
with progressive vision loss----> surgical intervention with optic nerve sheath decompression or
lumboperitoneal shunting is recommended.
Short-term use of corticosteroids or serial lumbar
puncture (LP) can serve as bridging therapy for patients awaiting definitive surgical treatment ---> not
recommended as primary intervention due to side effects
Subjective restlessness in a patient on antipsychotics...dx and RX?
Which artery is affected by Wallenberg syndrome?
We Add Dexamethasone in meningitis caused by what Bacterial infection?
Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae
MS symptoms last for how long Vs TIA symptoms?
For days and week vs less than 24 hours
In GBS what is the deep tendon reflex would be?
Dec or absent
Which Cranial nerve is responsible for Flavor perception?
cranial nerve VII
DTR that been seen in cyanide toxicity vs Magnesium Toxicity?
hyper vs hypo
Lyme meningitis is bacterial meningitis so what is WBC predominant?
we Dx brain death clinically what is the criteria to Dx it?
absent cortical and brain stem functions. but, the spinal cord may still be functioning; therefore, deep tendon reflexes may be present.
Pulsus Tardus Parvus where do you see them?
What is the BB that is CI in prolonged QT syndrome?
MCC of erectile dysfunction post-infarction Patient ?
What causes the loss of the normal Right axis deviation in infants?
Quincke pulse where to see it ?
what is the EKG looks like in Cardiac tamponade?