Health Care > EXAM > USMLE Step 2 CS Minicrashes ALL Are Questions And Answers Graded A (All)

USMLE Step 2 CS Minicrashes ALL Are Questions And Answers Graded A

Document Content and Description Below

USMLE Step 2 CS Minicrashes ALL Are Questions And Answers Graded A 21 yo F presents with several episodes of throbbing left temporal pain that lasts for 2-3 hours. Prior to its onset, she sees f... l ashes of light in her right visual fi eld and feels weakness and numbness on the right side of her body for a few minutes. Headaches are often associated with nausea and vomiting. She has a family history of migraine. Correct Answer: Migraine (complicated) Tension headache Cluster headache Pseudotumor cerebri Trigeminal neuralgia CNS vasculitis Partial seizure Intracranial neoplasm CBC ESR CT—head MRI—brain LP 26 yo M presents with severe right temporal headaches associated with ipsilateral rhinorrhea, eye tearing, and redness. Episodes have occurred at the same time every night for the past week and last for 45 minutes. Correct Answer: Cluster headache Migraine Tension headache Sinusitis Pseudotumor cerebri Trigeminal neuralgia Intracranial neoplasm CBC ESR CT—head MRI—brain LP 65 yo F presents with severe, intermittent right temporal headache, fever, blurred vision in her right eye, and pain in her jaw when chewing. Correct Answer: Temporal arteritis (giant cell arteritis) Migraine Cluster headache Tension headache Meningitis Carotid artery dissection Pseudotumor cerebri Trigeminal neuralgia Intracranial neoplasm CBC ESR CRP Temporal artery biopsy Doppler U/S—carotid MRI—brain 30 yo F presents with frontal headache, fever, and nasal discharge. There is pain on palpation of the frontal and maxillary sinuses. She has a history of sinusitis. Correct Answer: Sinusitis Migraine Tension headache Meningitis Intracranial neoplasm CBC XR—sinus CT—sinus LP 50 yo F presents with recurrent episodes of bilateral squeezing headaches that occur 3-4 times a week, typically toward the end of her work day. She is experiencing signifi cant stress in her life. Correct Answer: Tension headache Migraine Depression Caffeine or analgesic withdrawal Hypertension Cluster headache Pseudotumor cerebri Intracranial neoplasm CBC Electrolytes ESR CT—head LP 35 yo M presents with sudden severe headache, vomiting, confusion, left hemiplegia, and nuchal rigidity. Correct Answer: DDX: 1 - Subarachnoid hemorrhage 2 - Migraine 3 - Meningitis/encephalitis 4 - Intracranial hemorrhage 5 - Intracranial neoplasm, vertebral a. dissection, intracranial venous thrombosis, acute htn W/U: 1 - CBC, PT/PTT, CT head w/o contrast, MRI/MRA brain 3 - LP 25 yo M presents with high fever, severe headache, confusion, photophobia, and nuchal rigidity. Kernig's and Brudzinski's signs are positive. Correct Answer: Meningitis Migraine Subarachnoid hemorrhage Sinusitis/encephalitis Intracranial or epidural abscess W/U: CBC CT—head MRI—brain LP—CSF analysis (cell count, protein, glucose, Gram stain, PCR for antigens, culture) 18 yo obese F presents with a pulsatile headache, vomiting, and blurred vision for the past 2-3 weeks. She is taking OCPs. Correct Answer: Pseudotumor cerebri Tension headache Migraine Cluster headache Meningitis Intracranial venous thrombosis Intracranial neoplasm W/U: Urine hCG CBC CT—head LP—opening pressure and CSF analysis 57 yo M c/o daily pain in the right cheek over the past month. The pain is electric and stabbing in character and occurs while he is shaving. Each episode lasts 2-4 minutes. Correct Answer: Trigeminal neuralgia Tension headache Migraine Cluster headache TMJ dysfunction Intracranial neoplasm W/U: CBC ESR MRI—brain 81 yo M presents with progressive confusion over the past several years together with forgetfulness and clumsiness. He has a history of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and two strokes with residual left hemiparesis. His mental status has clearly worsened after each stroke (stepwise decline in cognitive function). Correct Answer: Vascular ("multi-infarct") dementia Alzheimer's disease Normal pressure hydrocephalus Chronic subdural hematoma Intracranial tumor Depression B12 defi ciency Neurosyphilis Hypothyroidism W/U: CBC VDRL/RPR Serum B12 TSH MRI—brain CT—head LP—CSF analysis (rare) 84 yo F brought by her son c/o forgetfulness (e.g., forgets phone numbers, loses her way back home) along with diffi culty performing some of her daily activities (e.g., bathing, dressing, managing money, using the phone). The problem has gradually progressed over the past few years. Correct Answer: Alzheimer's disease Vascular dementia Depression Hypothyroidism Chronic subdural hematoma Normal pressure hydrocephalus Intracranial neoplasm B12 defi ciency Neurosyphilis W/U: CBC VDRL/RPR Serum B12 TSH MRI—brain (preferred) CT—head LP—CSF analysis (rare) 72 yo M presents with memory loss, gait disturbance, and urinary incontinence for the past six months. Correct Answer: Normal pressure hydrocephalus Alzheimer's disease Vascular dementia Chronic subdural hematoma Intracranial neoplasm Depression B12 defi ciency Neurosyphilis Hypothyroidism W/U: CT—head LP—opening pressure and CSF analysis Serum B12 VDRL/RPR TSH 55 yo M presents with a rapidly progressive change in mental status, inability to concentrate, and memory impairment for the past two months. His symptoms are associated with myoclonus and ataxia. Correct Answer: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease Vascular dementia Lewy body dementia Wernicke's encephalopathy Normal pressure hydrocephalus Chronic subdural hematoma Intracranial neoplasm Depression Delirium B12 defi ciency Neurosyphilis W/U: CBC, electrolytes, calcium Serum B12 VDRL/RPR [Show More]

Last updated: 1 year ago

Preview 1 out of 53 pages

Add to cart

Instant download

document-preview

Buy this document to get the full access instantly

Instant Download Access after purchase

Add to cart

Instant download

Reviews( 0 )

$13.00

Add to cart

Instant download

Can't find what you want? Try our AI powered Search

OR

REQUEST DOCUMENT
72
0

Document information


Connected school, study & course


About the document


Uploaded On

Aug 06, 2022

Number of pages

53

Written in

Seller


seller-icon
Crum

Member since 1 year

60 Documents Sold


Additional information

This document has been written for:

Uploaded

Aug 06, 2022

Downloads

 0

Views

 72

Document Keyword Tags

Recommended For You

Get more on EXAM »

$13.00
What is Browsegrades

In Browsegrades, a student can earn by offering help to other student. Students can help other students with materials by upploading their notes and earn money.

We are here to help

We're available through e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, and live chat.
 FAQ
 Questions? Leave a message!

Follow us on
 Twitter

Copyright © Browsegrades · High quality services·