ClinMed High Yield Endocrine

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What type of drugs must you give before resecting a pheochromocytoma but after an alpha blockade to decrease risk a hypertensive crisis?
Waterhouse Friedrichson syndrome is associated with what bacteria
PTH receptor does not respond to Calcium until the levels are very high
Condition in which too much TBG leads to decreased levels of free T3 and T4 and what seems to be inappropriately high bound T4
Principle route of drug elimniation
GH secreting adenomas are usually __________adenomas (micro/macro)
Best time of day to check testosterone levels
First line medical therapy for acromegaly.
Screening test for acromegaly.
Most common cause of Cushing syndrome
Step in bacterial cell wall synthesis that is inhibited by penicillin
Condition with which an archibald sign is associated
VIPoma would be seen in what familial neoplastic disorder?
Test that automatically runs free T4 if TSH is abnormal
Gene that is associated with MEN 2
Inflate a BP cuff on the arm and see if the patient develops tetany in the forearm/hand, if they do it is called __________
Treatment of hypoparathyroidism
Pancreatic tumors, hyperparathyroidism and pituitary adenomas are characteristic of what syndrome?
Paroxysmal headaches are associated with what?
Lack of this hormone from the posterior pituitary can cause central diabetes insipidus
Type of insulin pump infusion where part of the bolus is given immediately and the rest is given over a period of time.
A woman with gestational diabetes has a _____-_____ % chance of developing diabetes?
Type of assay used to measure PTH
Metabolic syndrome: Male waistline must be greater than how many inches?
Most common cause of hypercalcemia in inpatients
People with prolactinoma should have levels of what two chemicals checked?
Enzyme that plays a role in the development of gestational diabetes
Most commonly diagnosed form of hyperaldosteronism
Normal range of calcium
Candidiasis (representing T-cell defect) is seen in what disorder along with hypoparathyroidism and Addison's disease?
Stimulates LH release
Drug that is currently used most often to maintain baseline insulin levels
What type of cell is neoplastic in medullary thyroid carcinoma
Complicating skin condition that is pathognomonic for diabetes
What type of drugs must you give before resecting a pheochromocytoma or else you risk a hypertensive crisis? (Usually 7-10 days prior)
Mineral required for PTH release
Metabolic syndrome: Triglycerides greater than this value
Normal physiologic response of the body to downregulate iodine symporters in the presence of iodine to prevent hyperthyroidism
Stimulates secretion of glucocorticoids and sex steroids
Cushing disease patient that has bilateral adrenalectomy and subsequent symptoms of headache, hyperpigmentation, visual changes
Autonomic dysfunction of the GI tract associated with late-stage diabetes - delayed gastric emptying
Class of drug that is a PPAR gamma agonist that enhances insulin sensitivity
Pathologic Wolff-Chaikoff causes (hyper/hypo)thyroidism.
Most sensitive tool for testing thyroid
Type of thyroid cancer that can't be determined by fine'-need biopsy
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The most common pituitary adenoma secretes this hormone
Humalog, novolog and Apidra are all _______acting insulins
Antibiotic to avoid during the last trimester
Most common cause of death in acromegaly
Lantus and Detamir are __________________ insulins
Trousseau and Chvostek signs are signs of what disorder?
Type of thyroid cancer with a very strong genetic link
Type of insulin pump infusion where the entire bolus is given at one time
Gold standard measure for euthyroidal illness
Most common symptom of MEN 1
Commonly used drug that can cause drug-induced hypogonadism
Alright Hereditary Osteodystrophy aka...
Primary antbiotic used for anaerobic infection
Hyperthyroidism (higher/lower) resin thyroid hormone uptake
People on tetracyclines or quinolones should avoid this in their diet
During the 3 hour oral glucose tolerance test, women should be below this value after 2 hours
Hypothyroidism (higher/lower) resin thyroid hormone uptake
Condition in which Archibald sign is seen but there is no hypocalcemia
Which gender has a high risk of thyroid malignancy?
Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is associated with which familial neoplastic disorder?
Spectrum of action of streptomycin
What is the hallmark symptom of glugaconoma?
MEN 2b shows this type of neuroma
Patient relaxes his/her facial muscles then the physician taps the facial nerve in front of the ear, if the person's face twitches or spasms it is a positive ___________
Stimulates production and release of thyroxine and triiodothyronine
Gastrinoma would be seen in what familial neoplastic disorder?
In MEN 1, how many parathyroid glands show enlargment?
Best way to induce stress in patients with potential adrenal insufficiency
Leading cause of blindness in people older than 50 years old.
Type of insulin with a high concentration that is helpful in managment of morbidly obese diabetics
Most common cause of dialysis
Most common cause of hyperthyroidism
Drug that is co-secreted with insulin and inhibits glucagon, delays gastric emptying and decreases appetite
Stimulates FSH release
Stimulates ACTH release
Altered persperation due to autonomic dysfunction as a late complication of diabetes causes excessive sweating during this activity
Diagnostic test for acromegaly.
In what familial neoplastic disorder do you see glucagonoma?
During the 3 hour oral glucose tolerance test, women should be below this value to start
Stimulates prolactin release
NPH and Lente are _________ acting insulins
Bone complication associated with hyperparathyroidism and hypercalcemia
Low testosterone with high levels of LH and FSH are present in what type of hypogonadism
DeQuerivain's thyroiditis would show (high/low) levels of exogenous iodine upake?
Aldosteron causes ______________ of potassium (retention/excretion)
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What organism are cephalosporins particularly useful against?
MEN 2b shows this type of body habitus
Short stature, round face, short neck, shortened 4th and 5th digits on fingers and toes
Which gender gets more thyroid nodules
Deficient PTH secretion is a complication of what genetic disorder
One hour glucose in pregnant women should be below this value
Resin uptake of thyroid hormone is (higher/lower) in a women on birth control?
High levels of this hormone can mimic TSH during pregnancy because they share an alpha subunit
Antibiotic associated with neural tube defects
People on tetracyclines or quinolones should avoid this medication
During the 3 hour oral glucose tolerance test, women should be below this value after 1 hour
Drug classes that lowers seizure threshold
Type of thyroid cancer that can met to bone
Stimulates GH release
Metabolic syndrome: Female waistline must be greater than how many inches?
Antibiotic associated with gray baby syndrome
Fluoroquinolone used to treat anaerobic infections
Mainstay medical treatment of hypothyroidism
Metabolic syndrome: fasting glucose must be higher than _____ and lower than ______.
Antibiotic that has the major side effect of crystalizing in the gallbladder and causing stones and 'sludge'
During pregnancy, TSH levels are (increased/decreased)
Metabolic Syndrome: HDL below this number in men
Autonomic dysfunction in diabetes causes diarrhea that is worse when?
Type of insulin pump infusion where the bolus is given over a period of time
Stimulates TSH release
Low testosterone with low or normal levels of LH and FSH are present in what type of hypogonadism?
During the 3 hour oral glucose tolerance test, women should be below this value after 3 hours
Mainstay treatment of hypertyroidism
Corrected Ca+2=
Aldosterone causes _____________ of sodium (retention/excretion)
VIPoma has symptoms that resemble what type of infection
80-100% of MEN2a patients have this type of tumore
Mainstay treatment of hyperthyroidism in pregnancy
Vitamin D exerts its effects in the ____.
GH causes (hypo/hyper)glycemia.
Two of the three: DM Type I, Addison's disease and autoimmune thyroid disease are needed to diagnosis this disorder
Stimulates release of IGF-1.
Gold standard test for evaluating a primary hypothyroid patient
First-line medication for prolactinoma
Metabolic Syndrome: HDL below this number in women
Inhibits prolactin release
Two different classes of diabetes drugs that are secretagogues and share a common post-receptor pathway
Hypoparathyroidism is associated with what familial autoimmune condition
Most common cause of hypercalcemia in outpatients
Most accurate test to diagnose Klinefelter Syndrome

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