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    A patient 42 yrs old, has diastolic BP 130 mmg Hg. His retina shows haemorrhagic areas with exudate. His kidney has petichial haemorrhage.
    What pathologic finding is expected in this patient?

    A] Hyaline arteriolosclerosis
    B] Hyperplastic arteriolosclerosis
    C] Atherosclerosis
    D] Monckeberg calcific sclerosis

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    Diastolic Bp more than 130 mm Hg, retinal changes and kidney involvement indicates that this is a case of malignant hypertension. In malignant hypertension there is Hyperplastic arteriolosclerosis.

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    Who can say when you find Hyaline arteriolosclerosis? (Open question)

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    The only thing that comes to my mind is Diabetes.
    Also the color pink comes to my mind.
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    why even bother with the obvious. Just know where you are need it and where you can help the most.

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    YUP Diabetes. It's non enzymatic glycosylation like in the retina
    Last edited by student-2; 07-16-2007 at 03:26 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by student-2 View Post
    YUP Diabetes. It's non enzymatic glycosylation like in the retina
    After al this time I still remember something.
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    Diabetes, but don't forget long standing hypertension with or without diabetes...

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