Test 2 cardio.txt

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Test 2 cardio.txt
2012-12-06 22:00:23

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    • author "me"
    • tags "Test 2 "
    • description "Cardiology"
    • fileName "Test 2 cardio"
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    • What are agranulocytosis?
    • Severe reduction in the number of granulocytes. WBCs Decrease in 200/mm3
  1. What does this person have?
    Flu like symptoms
    Symptoms of infection
    Ulceration of the mucous membranes.
  2. What are two broad spectrum antibiotics?
    • Primaxin
    • Leviquin
  3. What is leukemia?
    Abnormal proliferation of blood cells, usually WBCs
  4. What type of leukemia is rapid onset?
    Acute leukemia
  5. What type of leukemia pt live longer
    Chronic leukemia
  6. Infection number 1 for nanda diagnosis?
  7. Leukemia AML age effected?
    Teen to mid 20s
  8. Leukemia with ALL age effected?
  9. If they have extreme elevation in WBCs and anemia?
  10. The two types of chemo mostly used?
    • Methatrexate
    • Cytoxan
  11. What is multiple myeloma?
    Malignant neoplastic immunodeficiency disease of the bone marrow. Breakdown of bone causes pathological fractures
  12. Clinical manifestations of multiple myeloma?
    • Bone pain
    • Infection
    • ANEMIA
    • RENAL FAILURE due to calcium
  13. What disease do you have to treat pain, fluid increase and make the patient keep moving and get out if bed?
    Multiple myeloma.
  14. What is CRAB?
    • C calcium elevated
    • R renal failure
    • A anemia
    • B bone lesion
  15. Lymphatic system functions
    • Maintenance of fluid balance
    • Production of lymphocytes
    • Absorption and transportation of lipids from the intestine to the bloodstream.
  16. What are the three parts of the lymphatic systemm?
    • Lymphatic...
    • ...vessels
    • ...fluid
    • ...tissue
  17. What is lymph fluid?
    Pale yellow, moves from the plasma through the capillary walls and becomes interstitial fluid.
  18. What is lymph nodes?
    Scattered through the body and contain dense patches of lymphocytes and macrophages.
  19. What are lymph organs?
    The tonsils, adenoids, spleen and the thymus.
  20. What does the thymus do? When does it decreasee?
    • T cell develop
    • Helps develop immune system
    • Produces hormone that growth and activity of lymphocytes throughout the body
    • Large when a child and decrease with age
  21. What are tonsils?
    • Produce lymphocytes and antibodies
    • Trap bacteria
  22. What does the spleen do?
    • Stores 500ml of blood
    • Forms lymphocytes and monocytes.
    • Forms plasma
    • Destroys RBCs
    • Removes bacteria by phagocytosis
  23. What is a lymph?
    • A specialized fluid formed in the tissue space.
    • Transported by way of thr lymphatic vessels and reenters the circulatory system.
  24. What is lymphangitis?
    Inflammation of one or more lymphatic vessels.
  25. Fine red streaks from affected area chills/fever and myalgia are from?
    • Lymphangitis
    • Enlarged lymph nodes
  26. What is used to treat lymphangitis?
    • PCN
    • Decrease edema
  27. What is lymphedema?
    Accumulation of lymph in the tissue.
  28. What are signs and symptoms of lymphedema?
    Massive edema and tightness of the affected extremity.
  29. What is a lymphangiography?
    Its to differentiate from venous disorder.
  30. What are treatments for lymphedema.
    • Diuretics
    • Antibiotics
    • Compression pump
    • Elastic stockings
    • Monitor diet
    • Meticulous skin care
  31. What is non-hodgkins lymphoma?
    • Neoplastic disorder of lymphoid tissue.
    • Effects b-cells
  32. Pt has anemia, painless enlarged cervical lymph nodes she has?
    Non-hodgkins lymphoma.
  33. What is a bone scan?
    Hot spots showing of cancer cells with nuclear injection