Cause of glomerulitis in acute endocarditis - USMLE Forums
USMLE Forums Logo
USMLE Forums         Your Reliable USMLE Online Community     Members     Posts
Home
USMLE Articles
USMLE News
USMLE Polls
USMLE Books
USMLE Apps
Go Back   USMLE Forums > USMLE Step 1 Forum

USMLE Step 1 Forum USMLE Step 1 Discussion Forum: Let's talk about anything related to USMLE Step 1 exam


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-19-2011
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: CK Only
Posts: 178
Threads: 61
Thanked 250 Times in 105 Posts
Reputation: 260
Question Cause of glomerulitis in acute endocarditis

What is the mechanism underlying the focal narcotizing glomerulitis following endocarditis?

A) Septic emboli
B) Focal ischemia due to inflammation
C) Hypersensitivity to circulating antibodies
D) Immune complex disease
E) Septic shock
F) A and D
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message



  #2  
Old 09-19-2011
akua's Avatar
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 167
Threads: 0
Thanked 31 Times in 31 Posts
Reputation: 41
Default

F.A and D.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 09-19-2011
laurier's Avatar
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: CK Only
Posts: 105
Threads: 19
Thanked 69 Times in 32 Posts
Reputation: 79
Default

A) Septic emboli
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 09-20-2011
USMLE-Syndrome's Avatar
USMLE Forums Master
 
Steps History: ---
Posts: 1,203
Threads: 180
Thanked 1,251 Times in 441 Posts
Reputation: 1265
Default

F) A and D

because endocarididtis cause septic emboli and in SLE(immune complex ) cause GN
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 09-20-2011
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 192
Threads: 0
Thanked 47 Times in 40 Posts
Reputation: 57
Default

I m with F
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 09-20-2011
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: ---
Posts: 250
Threads: 19
Thanked 43 Times in 39 Posts
Reputation: 53
Default

septic emboli?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 09-20-2011
LatinGeorge's Avatar
USMLE Forums Master
 
Steps History: 1+CK+CS+3
Posts: 653
Threads: 47
Thanked 408 Times in 249 Posts
Reputation: 418
Default

Inmunecomplex hypersensitivity.D
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 09-20-2011
USMLE Forums Scout
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 55
Threads: 1
Thanked 14 Times in 13 Posts
Reputation: 24
Default A.

Quote:
Originally Posted by m82_ghasemi View Post
What is the mechanism underlying the focal narcotizing glomerulitis following endocarditis?

A) Septic emboli
B) Focal ischemia due to inflammation
C) Hypersensitivity to circulating antibodies
D) Immune complex disease
E) Septic shock
F) A and D
A) Septic emboli
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 09-20-2011
mle2resident's Avatar
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: 1 + CS
Posts: 252
Threads: 51
Thanked 185 Times in 94 Posts
Reputation: 195
Default

I go with F too.. but i dont think in usmle they give such options of both "a and d".
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #10  
Old 09-21-2011
USMLE2011m's Avatar
USMLE Forums Veteran
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 277
Threads: 36
Thanked 158 Times in 95 Posts
Reputation: 168
Default

I would say D.
__________________
Set your mind to it, and you will be there.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #11  
Old 09-21-2011
USMLE Forums Master
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 674
Threads: 264
Thanked 959 Times in 393 Posts
Reputation: 969
Send a message via Yahoo to ricko335
Default

I guess a and d
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #12  
Old 09-21-2011
USMLE Forums Addict
 
Steps History: CK Only
Posts: 178
Threads: 61
Thanked 250 Times in 105 Posts
Reputation: 260
Correct Answer Answer

Quote:
Originally Posted by mle2resident View Post
I go with F too.. but i dont think in usmle they give such options of both "a and d".

The answer is F.

Reference: BRS Pathology, page 141.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message



Reply

Tags
Pathology-, Step-1-Questions

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the USMLE Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Medical School
Choose "---" if you don't want to tell. AMG for US & Canadian medical schools. IMG for all other medical schools.
USMLE Steps History
What steps finished! Example: 1+CK+CS+3 = Passed Step 1, Step 2 CK, Step 2 CS, and Step 3.

Choose "---" if you don't want to tell.

Favorite USMLE Books
What USMLE books you really think are useful. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.
Location
Where you live. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Acute Cholecystitis Vs Acute Ascending Cholangitis Hohepa USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 2 01-28-2015 05:28 AM
acute megakaryocytic leukemia or acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Down syndrome patients??? doctorF USMLE Step 1 Forum 6 10-05-2011 10:35 AM
Endocarditis and peripheral embolization! m82_ghasemi USMLE Step 1 Forum 8 09-24-2011 10:55 PM
Acute endocarditis vs Subacute Verocita USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 2 06-09-2011 01:49 PM
Investigations needed in endocarditis? FSUSTC USMLE Step 2 CK Forum 2 03-01-2010 11:43 AM

RSS Feed
Find Us on Facebook
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

USMLE® & other trade marks belong to their respective owners, read full disclaimer
USMLE Forums created under Creative Commons 3.0 License. (2009-2014)