- 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
Wednesday, 4 June 2008
hepatosplenomegaly,signs of chronic liver disease.
asked to discuss causes of portal hypertension.
asked about the management of a patient with acute hepatic encephalopathy.
causes of hepatosplenomegaly:
Acute viral hepatitis
Myeloproliferative disorders :CML,Myelofibrosis.
Lymphoproliferative disorders:CLL, Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Anaemia:Pernicious anaemia ,Sickle cell anaemia,Thalassaemia
3-Chronic liver disease and portal hypertension:
Chronic active hepatitis
6-Systemic lupus erythematosus
another exam question:
anaemic patient with hepatosplenomegaly.
most likely diagnosis:myelfibrosis
Labels: PACES station 1 abdomen