Triads, pentads and classic presentations (part 3)

Here is part 3 of the “triads, pentads and classic presentations” series. This marks the end of the series…. for now!

  • Triad of right ventricular MI: (1) Hypotension, (2) Clear lungs, (3) Elevated central venous pressure
  • Triad of reactive arthritis: (1) Arthritis, (2) Ocular inflammation, (3) Urethritis
    • The patient “Can’t see, can’t pee, can’t climb a tree.”
  • Normal pressure hydrocephalus: (1) Dementia, (2) Gait disturbances, (3) Urinary incontinence


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