Physician Assistant Exam Review

We review core medical knowledge on continuous basis in order to prepare you for the PANCE or PANRE.

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S2 E088 Hepatitis & the Valley

Hepatitis An inflammation of the liver Acute hepatitis is less than six months. Chronic is greater than six months Causes Viruses Hep A Hep B Hep C Hep D Hep E And several others including CMV & Epstein Barr Alcohol Drugs Non alcoholic fatty liver dise...



S2 E087 Colon & Rectum & 3 Words That Might Change Everything

Polyps An abnormal growth of soft tissue projecting from a mucous membrane They may be flat, sessile or pedunculated 95% of adenocarcinoma of the colon are thought to come from polyps Clinical Presentation Surveillance According to the American Cancer ...


 2021-10-19  23m

S2 E086 The Colon & Getting to the Right Answer

Important Definitions Abscess – a painful collection of pus, usually caused by a bacterial infectionFistula – An abnormal connection between two body partStricture – A narrowing Study tip for today. Differentiate diagnosis and disease stats Alright now...


 2021-10-05  33m

E85 Small Bowel and a Job Hunt Tip

Appendicitis Inflamed appendix Clinical Presentation Abdominal pain Beginning periumbilical and moving toward the RLQ Increasing in severity Pain with any movement Nausea and vomiting Fever Physical Exam Findings Abdominal tenderness even to light palp...


 2021-09-21  28m

S2 E084 Stomach, Pancreas and Anxiety

Disorders of the Stomach Peptic Ulcer Disease Defined as a break in the mucosal lining of the stomach or the duodenum. An ulcer is four to five times more likely to be found in the duodenum than in the stomach.


 2021-08-31  29m

S2 E083 The Esophagus and a little anxiety management

Esophagitis An inflammation of the esophagus Causes GERD Medications NSAIDS Antibiotics Bisphosphonates Many others Excessive alcohol consumption Infectious causes are related to an immunocompromised patient.


 2021-08-17  26m

S2 E082 Hyper-coagulability

Hypercoagulable states (Thrombophilia) Where is the problem? Clotting Factors Too many Too active Platelets Too many Too active Vascular injury Surgery Trauma Stasis Virchow’s triad Stasis Hypercoagulable state Vascular injury German doctor and scienti...


 2021-08-03  33m

S2 E081 Coagulation Disorders

Coagulation Factor Disorders von Willebrand Disease A spectrum of low production to production of poorly functioning von Willebrand’s Factor. von Willebrand’s factor (vWF) has two major functions. vWF helps platelets to stick together in the subendothe...


 2021-07-20  18m

episode 80: S2 E080 an overview of coagulation

Straight from lymphoma and leukemia into Clotting diseases Hematology is not an easy section, but here we go. Today we’re covering blood clotting or coagulation.   Through this process blood transforms from a liquid into something more like jello.


 2021-07-08  33m

episode 79: S2 E079 Lymphoma and an important tactic for PANCE preperation

Lymphoma A group of malignancies that develop from lymphocytes There are over 80 types of lymphoma. Unlike leukemia lymphoma is a solid tumor Generally speaking (this is by no means 100% true) lymphoma develops in the lymphatic system Think lymph nodes...


 2021-06-22  28m