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It’s Mnemonic Monday! Hyperlipoproteinemia
Hyperlipoproteinemia
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On this Mnemonic Monday, we challenge you to remember findings/mutations associated with Familial LPL deficiency (type I hyperlipoproteinemia) with the following mnemonic: AudRey got lipo for her 1st Cat because he had low self-esteem from being blind and having no abs. Au(d)Re(y)- Autosomal recessive (got) Lipo- Lipoprotein lipase deficiency (for her) C(at)- Apolipoprotein C-II ( …
Organ Systems and Skin – Pop Quiz 9/10/2021
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Which organ system is least likely to be involved in the condition shown in the attached image? A. Liver B. Spleen C. Genitourinary D. Gastrointestinal tract E. Bone marrow To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.    Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of SanovaWorks. …
Causative Organism – Friday Pop Quiz 9/3/2021
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This Nigerian patient tells you that he is a farmer. Which of the following is the most likely causative organism? A. M. marinum B. M. tuberculosis C. M. kansasii D. M. ulcerans E. M. fortuitum To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.    Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of SanovaWorks. …