Chapter 9 - Arthritis
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All of the following are arthropathies that have
manifestations. Match the disease with manifestation:
1. Psoriatic arthritis A. Rash
2. Reiter's syndrome B. Butterfly rash
3. Septic arthritis C. Keratoderma blennorrhagica
4. Lyme disease D. Psoriasis
5. SLE E. Erythema chronicum migrans
What is the common systemic finding between reiter's syndrome and gout?
Nasopharynx and ear
Reiter's syndrome has stomatitis
Gout has tophi
Which two arthropathies include eye manifestation?
Reiter's syndrome = conjunctivitis
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis = Iridocyolitis
Which 3 arthropathies have GI tract manifestations?
Crohns disease - Diarrhea
Whipple's disease - Diarrhea
Ulcerative colitis - Diarrhea
Which 3 arthropathies have heart manifestations?
Lyme arthritis - enlarged heart, arrhythmias
AS - aortic insufficiency
SLE - pericarditis
Which arthropathy affects the nervous system?
Lyme arthritis - stiff neck, headache
Which two diseases affect the genitourinary system?
SLE - Nephritis
Gout - Kidney disease
When doing a joint aspiration of the ankle where do you aspirate?
approach either medially (immediately medial to the extensor hallucis longus tendon) or laterally (just distal to the fibula).
You perform synovial joint fluid aspiration and find a straw colored fluid? Would you guess this is:
Noninflammatory = Straw colored
Normal = Colorless
Inflammatory = Yellow
Septic =Variable (white)
Give 4 key features of rheumatoid arthritis
Swan neck deformity
- hyperextension of the PIPJ of the finger with flexion of the DIPJ
- flexion of the PIPJ of the finger with hyperextension of the DIPJ.
- after rest the pts jt stiffens and becomes painful to move.
Symmetrical inflammatory polyarthritis
T/F RA factor is usually negative in Juvenile Rheumatoid arthritis
T - however ANA is usually positive.
Not a life long disorder
Onset is usually before age 16 yrs
Usually involves the knees, elbows, ankles or neck
Name all the seronegative spondyloarthropathies:
Acute bacterial arthritis
What is the triad of reiters syndrome?
2. Urethritis (nonbacterial)
4. Mucocutaneous lesions
Which comes first, skin disease of joint disease in psoriatic arthritis?
Skin first then joint
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