RxPG - the perfect Rx for medical Post Graduate entrance blues!
Mobile Edition | Help/Newbie? | 24/7 Support
HOT | PrePG | MCQ | DNB | Careers | Books | Colleges | Dental | DocIndia | PLAB |  USMLE  | Australia | Canada | GLOBAL | OffBeat!
Articles | Forums | MCQ Crammer | Downloads | Mnemonics | Revision Tools | Recent Shouts | All Features


List of High Yield Topics for MRCP Part 1 Exam

Author: sujitvasanth, Posted on Wednesday, November 23 @ 19:13:36 IST by RxPG  

 FRIEND Add to My Pages   PRINTER Printer Friendly   FRIEND Email Story  FRIEND Download Story  MRCP Part 1 alerts 

MRCP Part 1

1. Young girl suspect Anorexia Nervosa linugo hair, finctional hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism -> amennorhea. LH and FSH both low. All other hormones are usually normal. Ferritin low.

2. Reiters Syndrome arthritis, uveitis, urethritis Chlymidia, campylobacter, Yersinia, SALMONELLA , Shigella. Balanisits.

3. PKD aut dom Chr 16/4 assoc berry aneurysm, mitral/aortic regurg

4. Porphyria photosensitivity, blisters, scars with millia, hypertrichosis

5. heart sounds: Aortic Stenosis s2 paradoxical split, length proportional to severity

6. Vitiligo commonest assoctions pernicious anaemia >>> type 1 DM , autoimmune addisons, autoimmune thyoid dx

7. Gout blood urate high/low/normal, joint aspirate pos birif, ppt thiazides, NO allopurinol/aspirin in acute phase

8. Peripheral neuropathy a) B12 rapid, dorsal columns (joint pos, vibration), sensory ataxia, pseudoathetosis of upperlimbs b) diabetic slow, spinothalamic (pain, temp?) c)alcohol slow progressive, spinothalamic d) Pb motor upper limbs

9. CNS abnormalities in HIV: toxoplaasmosis (ring enhancing), lymphoma (solitary lesion). HIV encephalopathy, progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy (PML demylination in advanced HIV, low attenuation lesions)

10. Travellers diarrohea: chronic (>2 WEEKS) giardia (incidious onset rx. Metronidazole), SALMONELLA (serious systemic illness), E.coli (rx. Ciprofloxacin) , Shigella

11. Renal syndrome minimal change disease, membanous, IgA nephropathy, post-streptococcal.

12. If you see blood on urinalysis forget about RAS

13. Thyroid Malignancy tend to be non-functional, anaplastic has worse prognosis, local infiltration -> dysphagia, vocal cord paralysis

ALMOST Pathognomic for the exam

fatiguability -> myasthenia gravis

fasciculations -> Motor neurone diease

silvery white scale -> PSORIASIS

hypopigmented -> vitiligo/pityriasis versicolor

pretibial myxoedema --> Graves (NOT lid lag, NOT exopthalmus)


Note: originally posted at http://www.rxpgonline.com/postt36587.html



4 (Excellent) 3(Good) 2(Good) 1(Bad)   


Recommended Books for MRCP Part 1
 Books required for preparation of MRCP Part 1 examination by sujitvasanth
 

Related MRCP Part 1 articles
 Perplexed as to how to get through the MRCP 1 exam?
 MRCP Part 1 exam doesn't need a big book!
 How to Pass MRCP Part 1 Exam in Three Weeks
 List of High Yield Topics for MRCP Part 1 Exam
 100 Commonly Tested Facts for MRCP Part 1 Exam
 MRCP(UK) PART 1 Results for 20 September 2005 Exam
 MRCP(UK) Part 1 Results for 25 January 2005 Examination
 MRCP(UK) Part 1 Examination Pass List - 21 September 2004
 MRCP part 1 exam in India
 Books required for preparation of MRCP Part 1 examination
 MRCP Part 1 Paper, 23 Sep 2003 : Version 1.01 - Q 81-155
 MRCP Part 1 Paper, 23 Sep 2003 : Version 1.01 - Q 1-80
 Syllabus for MRCP Part 1 [....Continued]
 Syllabus for MRCP Part 1 Exam
 MRCP (UK) - Part 1 Examination; Essential Information
 MRCP; How to enter the Part 1 Examination
 MRCP(UK) Part 1 Examination - CHANGES FROM MAY 2003
 MRCP(UK) Part 1 Examination: Composition of the Papers by specialty from 2003/2
 A Sample Best of Five[BOF] question for MRCP Part 1
 MRCP(UK) Part 1 Examination Regulations: Marking system

Related MRCP Part 1 Discussions

Other articles by sujitvasanth
 High Yield Facts and Important Topics for MRCP Part 2 Exam
 50 Last Minute Cramming Facts for MRCP Part 2 Exam (UK)
 How to Pass MRCP Part 1 Exam in Three Weeks
 List of High Yield Topics for MRCP Part 1 Exam
 100 Commonly Tested Facts for MRCP Part 1 Exam

 MRCP Part 1 FAQ
  FAQ: Onexamination or Pastest - Which one to do?
  FAQ: Which is the best PACES course?
  FAQ: Should I read Harrison or Kumar & Clark for MRCP?
  FAQ: How to prepare for MRCP Part 1?
  Browse all FAQs


Write an Article on MRCP Part 1
You can share your exam experiences, preparation strategies, books you have read or just any information about MRCP Part 1 on RxPG website and we will publish it under your name.

Article Rating
Average Score: 4.20
Votes: 24




Most Read Article
Books required for preparation of MRCP Part 1 examination

Related Links
· Royal College of Physicians Ed
· Royal College of Physicians Ln
· RxPG First Aid For PLAB
· Medicine Books at Amazon.com
· MRCP Books at Amazon.com
· MRCP Forum
· Discuss Past Papers






ARTICLE TOOLS

· MRCP Part 1 section
· Articles by sujitvasanth
· Add to my pages
· Printer friendly version
· PDF version
· Email article
· Feedback on this article
· Medical tutorials
· Related forum posts
· Related articles
· Related downloads
· Submit article
· MRCP Part 1 alerts
· MRCP Part 1 books
· MRCP Part 1 past papers


Most read story about MRCP Part 1:
Books required for preparation of MRCP Part 1 examination



Server Status: 148 pages served in last minute. Page generation time: 0.029 seconds
Site Maps: [Books] [News] [Forums] [Reviews] [Mnemonics]

sitemap - top30 - centuries - testimonials


About Us :: Disclaimer :: Contact Us :: Reporting abuse :: Terms of Services :: Privacy Policy

Advertise with RxPG!
Made in India by RxPG Medical Solutions Private Limited

"RxPG" is a Registered Trademark

Chrome Web Store YouTube Twitter LinkedIn Wikipedia Facebook