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nbme20/Block 2/Question#29 (38.0 difficulty score)
A 25-year-old woman has a flu-like illness ...
Picornavirus🔍,📺
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submitted by hayayah(1100),
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submitted by hello_planet(33),

I think one giveaway in this question for Adenovirus versus Coxsackie virus is the shortness of breath when lying down (orthopnea). That can be a sign of dilated cardiomyopathy, which is most common after viral myocarditis with Coxsackie B infection (as per Sketchy).




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submitted by luke.10(4),
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dulxy071  Yeah Adeno is what I went for unfortunately +  
divya  thank god for sketchy.. +3  



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submitted by ilovemypuppies2295(0),
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drdoom  the general consensus appears to be that Coxsackie is more common than Adenovirus, but i haven’t come across any papers or textbooks that would agree (they only mention “Coxsackie” and “Adenovirus” as associations with myocarditis) +2  
bharatpillai  there specifically is a question on uworld in which a young woman gets viral myocarditis with sore throat and the answer to that is adenovirus. i think thats why many people (including me) got it wrong :( +1