P20(a)

55 Questions  I  By 1student1 on March 28, 2013

  

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1.  What is/are common location(s) for oral cancer?
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2.  A patient with acquired pyloric stenosis would likely:
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3.  Which of the following applies to hepatitis A infection?
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B.
C.
D.
4.  Which of the following cells in the gastric mucosa produce intrinsic factor and hydrochloric acid?
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B.
C.
D.
5.  Which of the following statements applies to bile salts?
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D.
6.  Which of the following applies to the act of swallowing?
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B.
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D.
7.  What can be concluded if the hepatitis B antigen level remains high in the serum?
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D.
8.  What is the most common type of hepatitis transmitted by blood transfusion?
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D.
9.  Which of the following is contained in pancreatic exocrine secretions?
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D.
10.  What is the likely effect of long-term exposure to a hepatotoxin?
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D.
11.  In the liver, amino acids are used to produce complex molecules by means of:
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D.
12.  Oral candidiasis is considered to:
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13.  Predisposing factors to cholelithiasis include excessive:
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D.
14.  The visceral peritoneum:
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15.  In patients with cirrhosis, serum ammonia may increase when:
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D.
16.  Why does mild hyperbilirubinemia occur in newborns?
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D.
17.  Normally, proteins or amino acids are required to produce all of the following EXCEPT:
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D.
18.  The pathophysiology of peptic ulcer disease may involve any of the following EXCEPT:
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B.
C.
D.
19.  Dehydration causes acidosis because of increased:
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D.
20.  When highly acidic chyme enters the duodenum, which hormone stimulates the release of pancreatic secretions that contains very high bicarbonate ion content?
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D.
21.  An alkaline environment is required in the duodenum to:
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D.
22.  What does the defecation reflex require?
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23.   Following gastric resection, the onset of nausea, cramps, and dizziness immediately after meals indicates:
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C.
D.
24.  What is frequently the first manifestation of stress ulcers?
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D.
25.  In which structure is oxygenated blood (arterial) mixed with unoxygenated blood (venous) so as to support the functions of the structure?
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D.
26.  What indicates the presence of third-stage alcohol hepatitis?
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D.
27.  Why does herpes simplex infection tend to recur?
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D.
28.  Prolonged vomiting cause a state of acidosis due to:
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B.
C.
D.
29.  Which of the following stimulates increased peristalsis and secretions in the digestive tract?
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B.
C.
D.
30.  The early stage of vomiting causes:
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B.
C.
D.
31.  What causes elevated serum levels of AST and ALT during the preicteric stage of hepatitis?
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B.
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D.
32.  Which of the following is/are (a) manifestation(s) of hemolytic jaundice?
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D.
33.  What is the major effect when a gallstone obstructs the cystic duct?
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34.  What would be the result of chronic bleeding from gastric carcinoma?
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35.  Which of the following processes is likely to occur in the body immediately after a meal?
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D.
36.  What does esophageal atresia cause?
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D.
37.  Which of the following applies to cleft palate?
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D.
38.  What does the term gluconeogenesis refer to?
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D.
39.  Which of the following would a perforated gastric ulcer likely cause?
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C.
D.
40.  What is the primary cause of esophageal varices?
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D.
41.  What is the primary cause of increased bleeding tendencies associated with cirrhosis?
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D.
42.  What does the term periodontitis refer to?
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D.
43.  Which of the following is the primary site for absorption of nutrients?
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D.
44.  What does congenital pyloric stenosis involve?
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D.
45.  Which of the following describes the supply of bile following a cholecystectomy?
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D.
46.  A primary factor causing encephalopathy with cirrhosis is the elevated:
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D.
47.  What is the definition of achalasia?
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48.  Which of the following individuals is likely to develop acute gastritis?
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49.  Prolonged or severe stress predisposes to peptic ulcer disease because:
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D.
50.  What does the pathophysiology of chronic gastritis include?
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D.
51.  What is a common sign of acute gastritis?
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52.  What is a common cause of gastroenteritis due to Salmonella?
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53.  Which of the following breaks protein down into peptides?
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D.
54.  What is the first change in arterial blood gases with diarrhea?
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55.  What is a common cause of hiatal hernia?
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