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Pathology Mnemonics for study part 4 final

Pathology Mnemonics
Secondary granules of neutrophils: Contents "Second L.A.P" Lactoferrin Lysozyme Alkaline phosphatase Plasminogen activator Phospholipase A2 Nephritic syndrome: glomerular diseases commonly presenting as nephritic syndrome PARIS: Post-streptococcal Alport's RPGN IgA nephropathy SLE · Alternatively: PIG ARMS to include Goodpasture's [one cause of RPGN], Membranoproliferative [only sometimes included in the classic nephritic list]. Type 3 hypersensitivity reaction: Examples "SHARPan" Read as 'Sharpen' Serum sickness, SLE, post Streptococcal GN Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Arthus reaction Reactive arthritis PAN Systemic vasculitis causing granulomas "Great Wall of China Trade" Giant cell arteritis Wegener's granulomatosis Churg-Strauss syndrome Takayasu's disease Wernickes encephalopathy: comp...