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Answer is not avoidant personality because these people actually desire relationships whereas schizoid personalities do not (they are content with being loners-like this pt)
how can you differentiate the symptoms of cretinism from Down syndrome?
@whossayin Down Syndrome: upslanting palpebral fissures, atlantoaxial instability, bent little finger, congenital heart disease, displacement of the tongue, excess skin on the back of the neck, flaccid muscles, hearing loss, immune deficiency, low-set ears, mouth breathing, obesity, obstructive sleep apnea, polycythemia, seborrheic dermatitis, single line on palm, thickening of the skin of the palms and soles, thyroid disease, or vision disorder
it's just bronchogenic ca, type of adenoca, which is classically associated with 'hypertrophic osteoarthropathy'
To get it for the test, remember that lung adenocarcinoma is associated with clubbing.
Mechanistically, this woman probably had RA. Then she was exposed to asbestos. The asbestos in the context of RA lead to caplan syndrome. The asbestos also triggered her bronchogenic carcinoma.
Then why isnt Rheumatoid Arthritis right? what comes first? bronchogenic carcinoma or rheumatoid arthritis?
Obviously not the BEST option in this scenario, but seems like it could work unless I'm missing something.
Its primariy driven by PCO2! only when O2 levels drop <50 mmhg is when the body responds to low O2 pressures
I was thinking the same!