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Quiz:Endocrine

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1. Endocrine Symptoms

  • A Diabetes Mellitus
  • B Hypothyroidism
  • C Hyperthyroidism
  • D Cushing’s Syndrome
  • E Addison’s Disease
  1. 42 year old woman with gradually increasing tiredness and weight loss. She notices she has been urinating more often than usual, and often feels thirsty.
  2. 41 year old female with a 3 month history of weight loss & anorexia, mood change, and abdominal pain. You note the creases of her hands are rather pigmented.
  3. 39 year old overweight man with unexplained loss of consciousness. His wife mentions his lethargy, confusion and blurring of vision over the past few months.
  4. 55 year old woman with weight loss, diarrhoea, tremor & mood change. On examination, you note her rapid pulse and raised temperature.
  5. 47 year old woman with vague tiredness, low mood, weight gain & constipation. On examination you note her cold hands and slow pulse.
  6. 39 year old male with weight gain and irritability. You note weakness in proximal limbs (4/5), abdominal swelling and striae.

Match the presentation to the disease:

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2. Diagnostic Tests

  • A Diabetes Mellitus
  • B Hypothyroidism
  • C Hyperthyroidism
  • D Cushing’s Syndrome
  • E Addison’s Disease
  1. ACTH Stimulation Test
  2. Raised fasting Glucose
  3. Overnight Dexamethasone suppression test
  4. Raised TSH, Reduced T4
  5. Reduced TSH, Raised T4

Match the diagnostic test to the disease:

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