________ syndrome is caused by excessive cortisol. Symptoms include weight gain, "moon face" and "buffalo hump"
Cushings
Detached ______ is the cause of sudden loss of vision, often described as "a curtain over the visual field"
Retina
Symptoms include numbness or paralysis on one side, confusion, and severe headache
Stroke
A stroke caused by a bleed in the brain
Hemorrhagic
A stroke caused by a lack of oxygen to the brain
Ischemic
A stroke caused by a blockage cutting off perfusion
Embolic
Polyuria, polydypsia, and polyphagia are all symptoms of this
Diabetes
Decreased urine output, fluid retention, and shortness of breath are symptoms of _____ failure
Renal
A fruity breath odor can indicate diabetic ____________
Ketoacidosis
You might observe blanching of the skin, inflammation, or cool temperature with this complication following IV placement
Infiltration
Hives, swollen tongue, and constriction of the airway are all symptoms of this life-threatening reaction
Anaphylaxis
Lower right quadrant pain, fever, nausea and vomiting are symptoms of ___________ and warrants immediate medical attention
Appendicitis
Shortness of breath, cough, and chest pain are all symptoms of this pulmonary issue caused by a clot
Embolism
Pain and swelling in the leg and pain in the calf are indicators of Deep Vein __________ caused by a clot
Thrombosis
___________ Syndrome occurs when increased pressure causes circulation to an area to be restricted, most commonly seen in patients with casts
Compartment
The facial "butterfly rash" is characteristic of this autoimmune disease
Lupus
Joint pain, redness, warmth, and stiffness are all symptoms of __________ Arthritis
Rheumatoid
This type of arthritis usually affects the big toe and manifests in warmth, swelling, redness, and acute onset of pain
Gout
Jaundice, easy bruising, and fatigue are symptoms of _________ of the liver which can occur in patients who use alcohol or have viral Hepatitis B or C
Cirrhosis
Asymmetry, Border irregularity, varying Color, large Diameter and Evolution or change are all indicators of ________ in a mole
Melanoma
A tuberculin (PPD) skin test is performed to test for this infectious disease. Symptoms include a productive cough, chills and sweating at night, anorexia, and fatigue
Tuberculosis