Riddler Q3


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Riddler Q3

  1. 1. Riddler #2, answer <ul><li>Answer: B – hypercalcemia a systemic disease, caused by up regulation of calcitriol can cause stones and kidney failure </li></ul><ul><li>Bilateral anterior uveitis – treat with topical or locally injected steroids </li></ul><ul><li>E. Nodosum and fever usually resolve in 6 weeks w/o treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Persistent cough can be treated by inhaled steroids/beta agonist </li></ul>
  2. 2. Riddler #2, Bonus Answer <ul><li>Bonus: Lofgren’s Syndrome: Sven Löfgren contributed significant new insights to the clinical features of sarcoidosis and delineated a syndrome that often occurs at the onset of sarcoidosis in Caucasians, characterized by erythema nodosum, bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy, fever , and polyarthritis. </li></ul><ul><li>Associated with a 80% spontaneous remission rate </li></ul>
  3. 3. Riddler #3 <ul><li>45 y/o male with chest pain. </li></ul><ul><li>What is the diagnosis? </li></ul><ul><li>Bonus? The City and State of the first White House? </li></ul>