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Pediatric/Trauma Lecture Exam
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Congenital anomalies can be physical, can vary, and are only detectable later on in life. TRUE OR FALSE
There are 2 procedures that are invasive and may pose a risk to mother or baby. Name the 2 diagnostic procedures for congenital anomalies.
If a child is said to be "preterm birth" they are born before what week of gestation?
Highland membranes disease is also known as
Infant Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Lack of what chemical helps the aveoli in the lungs expand?
Not enough blood or oxygen suppy to the brain during fetal development, birth, or early childhood that can occur up to the age of 9. What resulting condition occurs?
Define Spina Bifida
A group of malformations of the spine or part or the bone is patially or completely gone
Child has an increased amount of CSF(Cerebral Spinal Fluid), or the circulation of that is blocked and their head is abnormally large w pressure changes on the brian.
If a child is born with an abnormally small head, lack of brain tissue, mental retardation, and is patially missing chromasome 5. What condition is this?
If a person has Down Syndrome they may have an extra of what chromasome?
3 of 21st chromasome
If a child is born with transposition of the great arteries, what 2 arteries are reversed?
If a child is told they have nephroblastoma, what is another name for this malignant tumor of the kidney?
Pyloricstenosis is an obstruction with a narrowing of what part, which is the exit, of the stomach?
A common fatal genetic disease with disfunction of the exocrine glands, effecting multiple body systems. what is this disease
If a child has a positive Guthrie test, what kind of chemical free diet do they have to be placed on for the first 5 years to prevent brain damage
Verasylazoster a herpes virus that causes
Epidemic Parotitis also known as
affects the caratid glands
German measles or 3 day measles is also known as
If a child has Croup, this viral disease involves what 3 parts of the respiratory system with varying degrees of obstruction
Urethroblastosis fetalis also known as
Hemolitic disease of a newborn
-Incompatible blood between mom and baby
Children born with Fetal Alcohol syndrome have very typical features, besides mental retardation, list 5 of them
low nasal bridge
flat mid face
If you have Hypothermia your core temperature is less then what?
If you have Shaken Baby Syndrome , the child has been shaken enough to cause_____________.
bleeding in the brain
What is the mechanism(describe what is going on) of carpol tunnel syndrome?
The median nerve is trapped and compressed in the carpol tunnel by inflamed tendons.
What bacterial infection causes Pertussis (Whooping Cough)?
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