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X-linked seen exclusively in girls! Stereotyped hand wringing.
All-absorbing interests, repetitive behavior, and problems with social relationships. Normal intelligence.
Chronic primary adrenal insufficiency
'Elfin' facies; hypercalcemia; extreme friendliness with strangers; cardiovascular problems
A maneuver requiring assistance of the upper extremities to stand up
Rocker-bottom feet; micrognathia; low-set ears; clenched hands; prominent occiput
Thrombocytopenic purpura, Infections, Eczema
X-linked mutated dystrophin gene
Benign ovarian tumor resembling bladder tissue
Atrialized right ventricle (fetus) associated with mom using lithium
Triad: confusion + ophthalmoplegia + ataxia (in an alcoholic)
Thyrotoxicosis if a patient with iodine deficiency goiter is made iodine replete
 
Thymic, parathyroid, and cardiac defects
Painful hematemesis caused by hyperemesis
Excess iodine ingestion inhibits thyroid peroxidase and therefore organification
c-ANCA
Irreversible memory loss, confabulation, personality change (in an alcoholic)
Calcification of radial/ulnar artery media
Deficient cross-linking during collagen synthesis secondary to copper deficiency
Ask a patient 'where does it hurt?' Squeezes chest.
Palpable purpura on butt, arthralgia, multiple GI lesions of same ago
Caudate atrophy
Defective type IV collagen
Coronary artery aneurysm + strawberry tongue
Pigmented iris hamartomas
Mitochondrial myopathy causing acute loss of central vision
Buzzwords & FindingsEgotistical person's/people's last name(Bonus
X-linked recessive immunodeficiency with decreased Ig (all isotypes)
Telangiectasia, recurrent epistaxis, skin discolorations, AVM's
Incomplete closure of vitelline duct
Immotile cilia
1st branchial arch fails to migrate --> mandibular hypoplasia
Boot shaped heard due to RVH; Overriding aorta
Faulty collagen
Cafe-au-lait spots, neural tumors, Lisch nodules (pigmented iris hamartomas), scoliosis, optic gliomas
Absent cerebellar vermis; cystic enlargement of 4th ventricle.
MEN 2A's alter ego
JVD with inspiration
Lowered elasticity of aorta shifts the dicrotic notch
Pulseless
Hemangioblastomas of retina/cerebellum, medulla; bilateral renal cell carcinomas
Most common cause of primary amenorrhea
Aldosterone-secreting adrenal adenoma
Duodenal atresia; Septum primum ASD; nuchal translucency on ultrasound
Yolk sac tumor histologic finding (resembling glomeruli)
Decreased neutral amino acid (tryptophan) absorption; can lead to pellagra
Endomyocardial fibrosis with a prominent eosinophilic infiltrate
Oral extoderm that gives rise to the anterior pituitary
Asthma, palpable purpura, peripheral neuropathy; P-ANCA
Hurthle cells
The person who wanted MEN 1 named after them
Dorsal hand calluses from induced vomiting in bulimia nervosa
Shitloads of IgE; T cells fail to produce IFN-gamma
 
Buzzwords & FindingsEgotistical person's/people's last name(Bonus
GI malignancy metastatic to ovaries
Hyperorality, hypersexuality, disinhibited behavior
 
Cerebellar tonsillar herniation through foramen magnum, often with syringomyelia
Fibrinous pericarditis weeks post-MI
Reversal of cardiac blood shunting
Can't see, can't pee, can't climb a tree
Nevus flammeus (ipsilateral leptomeningeal angiomatosis), seizures, early glaucoma
Amenorrhea secondary to adhesions
Triad: Ovarian fibroma + Ascites + hydrothorax
Post-partum adrenal hemorrhage
Bilateral renal agenesis
The goo that surrounds the umbilical arteries and vein
XXY
Anosmia + lack of secondary sexual characteristics
Granulosa cell tumor histologic finding (small follicles filled with eosinophilic secretions
Paternal allele deletion on 15th, mom's is methylated
Rock-solid thyroid
Neisseria meningitidis induced adrenal hemorrhage
Congenital disease with same neurologic manifestations as polio
Rocker-bottom feet; cleft lip/palate; holoprosencephaly; polydactyly; normal pregnancy screen
Fibrillin defect, subluxation of lenses, cystic medial necrosis of aorta
ST elevation secondary to resting coronary artery vasospasm
Microtubule polymerization defect --> defective phagolysosome fusion; LYST gene defect
Maternal allele deletion on 15th, pop's is methylated

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