- PACES station 1 abdomen
- PACES station 1 respiratory
- PACES station 2 history taking skills
- PACES station 3 cardiovascular
- PACES station 3 neurology
- PACES station 4 communication skill and ethics
- PACES station 5 (new station 5)
- PACES station 5 endocrinology
- PACES station 5 Fundus
- PACES station 5 rheumatology
- PACES station 5 skin
- record of PACES experience
Monday, 2 June 2008
there is generalized pegmentation,most marked in scars,skin crease and buccal mucosa.
examin the abdomen for adrenal scar(Nelson syndrome)
check the BP lying and standing
how would you confirm the diagnosis?
Short synacthin test (normal cortisol rise above 600 nmol/l or increase by 300 nmol/l)
ACTH level or long synacthin test
what is the most common cause?
mention other caues of hyperpegmentaion.
what is Schmidt's syndrome?
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