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1. Which artery supplies the SA and AV nodes?

2. clinical signs of cardiac tamponade

3. most common heart tumor

4. What is the definition of HTN?

5. The cause of pulmonary edema - paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea?

6. What is the early and late lesion in rheumatic heart disease

7. Which murmur is heard in aortic stenosis?

8. thrombosis w/o necrosis - ST elevation - worsening chest pain at rest or with minimal exertion

9. Which organ has ht highest blood flow per gram of tissue

10. What does the U wave indicated?

11. Restrictive cardiomyopathy causes

12. serum marker for wegener's

13. Left to right shunts are more common in babies or kids?

14. Central chemoreceptors do not respond directly to which parameter?

15. What does T wave inversion indicated?

16. wartiike - sterile vegetations occur on both sides of the valve - commonly causes mitral regurg. SLE causes it

17. In an EKG - What is the p wave?

18. Which murmur is heard with VSD?

19. What are aschoff bodies

20. What is the S1 sound?

21. What is the formula for EF?

22. What happens with a decrease of extracellular Na

23. Which class of drugs decrease the murmur heard in aortic regurg?

24. Which murmur is heard with mitral prolapse?

25. How are sarcomeres added in concentric hypertrophy?

26. In an acute MI - are there any visible changes via LM in the first 2-4 hours

27. Which murmur is characteristic of mitral/tricuspid regurg?

28. bening capillary hemangioma of elderly - does not regress

29. What causes aortic stenosis

30. What causes orthopnea?

31. What supplies the posterior left ventricle?

32. Right to left shunts are more common in babies or kids?

33. highly lethal malignancy of the liver - associated with vinyl chloride - arsenic - and thorosrast exposure

34. How does digitatlis increase contractility?

35. What 4 things drive myocardial 02 demand?

36. What is the characteristic pulse in aortic stenosis?

37. Rank the pacemakers cells

38. In an EKG - What is the T wave?

39. no change in PR interval followed by dropped beat

40. What is sudden cardiac death most commonly due to...

41. What causes ankle - sacral edema - jugular venous distention

42. PROVe

43. What is the most common cause of right heart failure

44. diaphoresis - N/V - severe retrosternal pain - pain in left arm/jaw - SOB - fatigue - adrenergic symptoms

45. acute - self limiting necrotizing vasculitis in children associated with fever - conjunctivitis - strawberry tongue - desquamatous skin rash - lymphadenitis - coronary sinus aneurysms. Seen in asians

46. What is the S2 sound?

47. Which kind of infarct show ST elevation - and/or pathologic Q waves

48. What other syndrom is associated with infantile aortic coarctation

49. When do coronary arteries fill?

50. SV CAP means?