PANCE GI

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PANCE GI
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2012-02-07 07:14:29
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  1. Amiodarone, may cause...
    hyperdense liver
  2. Medication that is 40% iodine...
    Amiodarone

    (an antiarrthythmic)
  3. Treatment for Achalasia:
    • CCB's
    • Penumatic dilation
    • Heller myotomy
  4. One consequence of Chaga's disease...
    achalasia
  5. Disease of the mesenteric plexus of the esophagus, that results in failure of relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) (distal esophagus)...
    achalasia
  6. bird's beak on esophagram
    achalasia
  7. esophageal pseudodiverticula seen on esophagram...
    may be caused by candida esophagitis

    (Hx of odynophagia)
  8. what is odynophagia?
    PAINFUL swallowing

    odyno= pain

    (dysphagia= difficult swalloging)
  9. What part of the digestive system is mostly affected by Crohn's Disease?
    distal ileum

    • (last part of small intestine)
    • DJI
  10. Transmural inflammation, thickening and deep fissuring ulcers... signs of which intestinal disorder?
    Chrohn
  11. NG tube prevents the LES to close, leading to possible...
    esophageal stricture with dysphagia
  12. Cutis hyperelastica, AKA:
    Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

    (Collagen
  13. Excessive deposition of collagen in various organs
    scleroderma
  14. hidebound bowel on radiographic exam...
    scleroderma

    (due to small bowel dilation with crowding of folds)
  15. Hemangioma on MRI T2, looks...
    hyperintense
  16. Hemangioma on Ultrasound looks...
    hyperecoic
  17. Charcot's triad is typically seen in which disease?
    ASCENDING CHOLANGITIS
  18. What are the signs of the Charcot's triad?
    Pain, Fever, Jaundice

    (seen in Ascending Cholangitis)
  19. Bacterial infection of an obstructed biliary system, called:
    Ascending Cholangitis

    (charcot's triad)

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