With Picmonic, facts become pictures. We've taken what the science shows - image mnemonics work - but we've boosted the effectiveness by building and associating memorable characters, interesting audio stories, and built-in quizzing. Whether you're studying for your classes or getting ready for a big exam, we're here to help.
Derives from Germinal Center
Occurs in adults
BCL 2 overexpression
BCL 2 inhibits apoptosis
Bone marrow involvement
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML)
Age 30 to 90 Years
Low Alkaline Phosphatase (ALK-P)
Blast Crisis can Accelerate and Transform to AML or ALL
Melanoma Mechanism and Characteristics
Associated with Sunlight Exposure
Mutation in B-RAF kinase
Large Number of Moles
Fair-Skinned people at higher risk
Radial Growth Phase
Vertical Growth Phase
Depth of tumor correlates with risk of metastasis
Adolescents or young adults
C-myc gene moves next to heavy chain Ig gene
Starry sky appearance
Sheets of lymphocytes with interspersed macrophages
Jaw lesion in endemic (African) form
Pelvis or abdomen in non endemic form (American form)
Associated with EBV
Wilms' Tumor (Nephroblastoma)
Malignant Renal Tumor
Do Not Palpate Abdomen
Children Under 5 Years Old
MEN 1 (Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia)
Menin Mutation (Tumor Suppression Gene)
Signs and Symptoms
Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
Ace Your Medicine (MD/DO) Classes & Exams with Picmonic:
Over 1,110,000 students use Picmonic’s picture mnemonics to improve knowledge, retention, and exam performance.
Choose the #1 Medicine (MD/DO) student study app.
Picmonic for Medicine (MD/DO) covers information that is relevant to your entire Medicine (MD/DO) education. Whether you’re studying for your classes or getting ready to conquer the USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CK, COMLEX Level 1, or COMLEX Level 2, we’re here to help.
Works better than traditional Medicine (MD/DO) flashcards.
Research shows that students who use Picmonic see a 331% improvement in memory retention and a 50% improvement in test scores.