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  1. USMLE Step 2 CK Bits & Pieces
    These are very useful imo, Kaplan Ob is kinda vague regarding management of cervical cytology and dysplasias. USPSTF summary: The USPSTF recommends screening for cervical cancer in women ages 21 to 65 years with cytology (Pap smear) every 3 years or, for women ages 30 to 65 years who want to...
  2. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Ppl i am posting here my charts that i made so anybody who asked me to send a charts can now see it here because sometimes and i could just forgot who aske me to send.. I hope this will helpful for somebody.. Work hard guys to get our goal P.S if u will see any mistakes or want to share your own...
  3. USMLE Step 1 Mnemonics
    Hey guys, I'm a new user but have browsed this forum for a while and it's helped me alot, so I figured I would try and return the favor. Pretty much I'm more of a logic guy than a memorization so a subject like Pharm is hell for me. Here is a way that I find useful in remembering the major S/Es...
  4. USMLE Step 2 CK Bits & Pieces
    Let's attach here pics or just post about dermatologic conditions that we find hard to recognize, always miss in questions or just find interesting. Met interesting one while doing rheumatology: Keratoderma blenorrhagicum: skin lesions on palms and soles, may spread to scrotum, scalp and...
  5. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    Can you label the Carpal Bones from A to H in this figure click image to enlarge
  6. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    I found this figure fascinating. click image to enlarge Let's discuss what questions they might ask about this figure. I think it's high yield.
  7. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    Knife wound to right fifth intercostal space at midaxillary line. most likely damaged structure? a) liver b) superior vena cava c) upper lobe right lung d) right atrium :o
  8. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    What is the most likely diagnosis of the following 4 ocular diseases?
  9. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    I have some problems regarding the treatment of these 2 malformations. From what I know, mild metatarsus adductus can correct spontaneously while the club foot needs immediately casting. Is that correct? Also, metatarsus adductus can be associated with acetabular dysplasia (check the hip)...
  10. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    If a guy gets stabbed in the 11th intercostal space, what organ is at risk for damage? Two choices I remember are gall bladder and kidney, but not sure either of those are correct. Thanks!
  11. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    1. why avoid sorbitol ? i understand why not to give fructose,sucrose 2. why does ATP increases in fructose intolerant liver cell ? see attachment for reference .... thanks ! p.s. any relevant usmle step 1 q on similar topic ?
  12. General Topics Forum
    This is for people like me who don't know which states belong to what region in the united states. Its Important to know endemic areas for fungal infections like coccidiomycosis, blastomycosis, histoplasmosis and tick borne disease etc. or so uworld says. Hope this helps!
  13. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    61 year old man has had weakness of left leg for 6 months. Examination shows increased muscle tone and reflexes in left lower extremity and an extensor plantar response on the left. Which of the following labeled site on spinal cord is most likely damaged? A. Right dorsal column B. Right...
  14. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    A 70-year-old woman is found dead in her bed. She had a 12-year history of poorly controlled hypertension. It weighs 650 g. A photograph of her heart at autopsy is shown. What do you see in it? A) Amyloidosis B) Hypertrophy C) Infarction D) Myocarditis E) Myxoma
  15. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    A 17-year-old boy with chronic renal insufficiency undergoes a unilateral nephrectomy. A photograph of the resected kidney is shown. Which of the following pathologic processes is most likely present in the kidney? A) Acute glomerulonephritis B) Acute tubular necrosis C) Angiomyolipoma D)...
  16. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    An autopsy is done on a 50 year old man who died of pneumonia despite 5 days of abx in the icu. 15 year h/o EtOH abuse. Saggital section of cerebellum is shown. Based on this pathology which of the following findings was most likely present on neurological examination? A. Dysdiadochokinisea B...
  17. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    66 year old male comes to hospital because he is not feeling well. He claims dark urine and pale stools for past 10 days. He also states that his skin is yellow since three weeks ago; which turns out to be painless jaundice. Examination of abdomem reveals no abnormalities. CT scan shows soft...
  18. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    A 25-year-old man develops fever, muscle pain and headache 1 week after being bitten by a tick in the grand canyon. the fever remits and he feels better in 7 days. 2-4 days later, his symptoms recur. a Giemsa stain of a peripheral blood smear shows the bacterium illustrated. which of the...
  19. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    An asymptomatic 56-year-old woman has occult blood in her stool. Barium studies of her transverse colon show an intraluminal mass. The surgical specimen is shown. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis? A. Adenocarcinoma B. Carcinoid tumor C. Polypoid leiomyoma D. Tubular...
  20. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    As a part of a study to determine factors influencing mortality in an intensive care unit, serum creatinine concentrations (in mg/dL) are obtained from 10 consecutive patients at the time of admission to the intensive care unit. The results are shown in the graph. Which of the following...
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