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    IMPORTANT POINTS OF STEP 2

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    1.Nezelof syndrome is characterized by elevated immunoglobulins that function poorly.
    2.Macroglossia is a key feature of Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome, an overgrowth syndrome involving a large-sized patient, liver and kidney enlargement, hyperinsulinism, omphalocele and macroglossia.
    3.congenital anomalies are associated with infants of diabetic mothers, including small left colon, which can cause meconium plugging, CNS and cardiac anomalies, sacral agenesis and renal vein thrombosis
    4.Hurler syndrome is an autosomal-recessive disease that presents with coarse facies (large tongue, flat nasal bridge, and short neck), mental retardation, hepatosplenomegaly, umbilical hernia, corneal clouding, and severe heart disease.
    5.Kawasaki disease: Treatment includes aspirin at 80-100 mg/kg/day in divided doses and IV immune globulin in high doses
    6.Bartter syndrome is a rare autosomal-recessive disorder that manifests as hypokalemia, hypochloremia, and high renin and aldosterone levels.
    7.Pseudohyperaldosteronism, also known as the Liddle syndrome, is a rare disorder of renal transport of sodium and potassium that resembles primary hyperaldosteronism. Affected people present in infancy or early childhood with hypertension, polyuria, polydipsia, and hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis. The serum concentration of aldosterone is low.
    8.Foreign body erosion of the vagina: the inflammation of the vulvar and vaginal mucosa may be treated with topical estrogen cream for 1 week.
    9.The constellation of "waist-down" purpura, arthritis, abdominal pain and nonthrombocytopenic purpura in a young female is classic for Henoch-Schönlein syndrome or HSP.
    10.Gram's stain, clue cells can be identified as epithelial cells almost totally covered by small gram-negative rods.

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    thank you

    thank you

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    source?

    thanks, "neo". did you just take the exam? i wish you'd tell us the source of these facts.

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