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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 (2021) | Physician Assistant (PA) School Study Aid


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Complement Disorders
Early Complement Deficiency
Pyogenic Infections
SLE
Sinus Infections
Terminal Complement Deficiency
Autosomal Recessive
Neisseria Infections
C5-C9
MAC (Membrane Attack Complex)
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C1 Esterase Inhibitor Deficiency
Pathophysiology
Autosomal Dominant
Disinhibition of Kallikrein
Increased Bradykinin
Decreased C4
Clinical Features
Recurrent Angioedema
Upper Airway Obstruction
Considerations
ACE Inhibitors Contraindicated
Avoid Triggers
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Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
Pathophysiology
Defective PIG-A Gene
Deficiency of DAF (Decay Accelerating Factor CD55)
Symptoms
Dark Urine in the Morning
Intravascular Hemolysis
Thrombosis
Diagnosis
Decreased CD55 and CD59
Treatment
RBC Transfusion
Eculizumab
Bone Marrow Transplant is Curative
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