ClinMed High Yield Endocrine

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

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