Old Fashioned
Martini
Rum Punch
White Russian
TRUE/FALSE

100

Guillain-Barre is an autosomal, autoimmune acute polyneuropathy in which T and B cells attack these cells that look like antigens

What are normal cells?

100

This is the term for the condition in which there is an excess of circulating thyroid hormone

What is hyperthyroidism?

100

This is the center of the brain that controls homeostatic systems/autonomic functions

What is the hypothalamus?

100

In this feedback system, the release of one signal often stimulates the release of another

What is a negative feedback system?

100

A Thyroid Storm is a life-threatening health condition that is associated with untreated or under-treated Hashimoto's thyroiditis

FALSE - opposite of Hashimoto's - hyperthyroidism

200

Kupffer cells destroy bacteria, red blood cells and macrophages in this organ

What is the liver?

200

Mononeuropathies occur when one nerve, or nerve bundle, endures this

What is an injury?

200

Parkinson's is caused by the cell death of the midbrain-Substantia Nigra, which is important for the production of this

What is dopamine?

200

A prolactinoma is a hormone-secreting tumor on this gland

What is the pituitary gland?

200

The most common form of narcolepsy, in which the sufferer experiences brief losses of muscle tone, is caused by a lack of leptin in the brain due to destruction of the cells that produce it

FALSE - caused by lack of orexin

300

The most common form of thyroiditis is this

What is Hashimoto's thyroiditis?

300

Legionnaires' disease is a type of pneumonia caused by this bacteria

What is legionella bacteria?

300

This illness is an inflammatory condition that mainly affects the alveoli

What is pneumonia?

300

In this disease, the fingers, toes, ears, and tip of the nose are commonly involved and feel numb and cool in response to cold temperatures/stress and is often accompanied by changes in the color of the skin

What is Raynaud's Disease?

300

Most times, a pulmonary embolism is caused by blood clots that travel from the abdomen

FALSE - travel from the legs

400

These are are holes in the alveolar septa that connect one alveolus to another

What are Kohn pores?

400

Kussmaul’s breathing is exhibited by this, also a main symptom of diabetes mellitus but more common in Type 1

What is hyperventilation?

400

This neuropeptide regulates arousal, wakefulness, and appetite

What is orexin?

400

A pituitary adenoma is this kind of growth in the pituitary gland

What is a noncancerous, benign tumor?

400

Obesity is related to an overstimulation of RAAS system

TRUE

500

These are the three types of nociceptive pain receptors

What is thermal, mechanical, and chemical?

500

Pneumothorax is the term for this

What is a collapsed lung?

500

You can evaluate these levels to test to see if hypothyroidism is secondary to a primary pituitary problem

What is prolactin levels?

500

Two fibrinogen fragments cross linked together is known as this

What is a D-dimer?

500

Self-care, such as dressing warmer, is almost always the only necessary treatment for Raynaud's Disease

TRUE - it's a genetic disease; can only treat symptoms