Appleton & Lange's review for the USMLE step 2 by Carlyle H. Chan

By Carlyle H. Chan

Supplying a accomplished evaluate of severe ideas in a question and solution structure, this up-to-date variation is an invaluable research reduction for college students getting ready for the USMLE Step 2. All questions, 90 percentage of that are within the type of case stories, stick to USMLE Step 2 examination guidance. This package deal additionally incorporates a new CD-ROM. this beneficial disk types questions through either physique structures and USMLE different types, presents diagnostic suggestions, and permits online registration.

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Creasy and Resnik, pp 586–587) 30. (B) The ovary at 6 weeks’ gestation is relatively undifferentiated. By 20 weeks’ gestation, after rapid division of oogonia and entrance into the first meiotic division, there are 4 to 6 million oocytes. By birth, half are lost. The oocytes remain in the prophase of the first meiotic division until puberty, when the first meiotic division is completed. At puberty, both ovaries contain approximately 300,000 oocytes. (Speroff et al, pp 95–104) 31. (D) Most gram-positive aerobes are sensitive to a penicillin derivative such as ampicillin.

An important learning point from this question is to read the questions carefully—this question asked for the site of hematopoiesis, not extramedullary hematopoiesis at term. (Cunningham et al, p 166) 20. (C) Hirsutism occurs when a woman is exposed to increased amounts of biologically active androgens, or when hair follicles are extrasensitive to normal amounts of androgens. Women with regular menstrual intervals usually have familial hirsutism, and it usually begins at or soon after puberty. Hirsutism associated with menstrual disturbances usually means exposure to increased amounts of androgens, either endogenous secretion from the ovaries or adrenal glands or ingestion of a drug with androgenic effects.

It has, however, been shown that this mechanism does not incite labor in humans. Women who are pregnant 19. (C) The first site of hematopoiesis in the fetus is the yolk sac. Between 12 and 24 weeks’ gestation, the fetal liver makes the largest contribution. After 28 weeks, the fetal bone marrow is the most important site. An important learning point from this question is to read the questions carefully—this question asked for the site of hematopoiesis, not extramedullary hematopoiesis at term. (Cunningham et al, p 166) 20.

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