Are You Aware Of Congenital Heart Disease?

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Are You Aware Of Congenital Heart Disease?

Congenital heart disease is a severe condition at the time of birth caused by an anomaly in the structure of the heart. The defect may result in serious complication and eventually, death. The signs and symptoms of this condition are fatigue, rapid breathing, poor weight gain among others. Are you in the know?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these is not a cyanotic heart defect in neonates?
    • A. 

      Tetralogy of fallot 

    • B. 

      Persistent truncus arteriosus

    • C. 

      Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection

    • D. 

      Atrial septal defect

  • 2. 
    When was the development of congenital heart defects first explained?
    • A. 

      1879

    • B. 

      1791

    • C. 

      1899

    • D. 

      1875

  • 3. 
    Which of these does not occur in the development of congenital heart defects?
    • A. 

      Necrosis

    • B. 

      Apoptosis

    • C. 

      Cell growth

    • D. 

      Cell migration

  • 4. 
    How many progressive symptoms are in association with congenital heart disease?
    • A. 

      Seven symptoms

    • B. 

      Twelve symptoms

    • C. 

      Nine symptoms 

    • D. 

      Thirteen symptoms

  • 5. 
    Which of these symptoms of congenital heart disease is a malformation of the spine?
    • A. 

      Atrial atresia 

    • B. 

      Vertebral anomalies

    • C. 

      Oesophagial atresia 

    • D. 

      Limb defects

  • 6. 
    How can heart murmur in congenital heart defect be detected?
    • A. 

      By echocardiography 

    • B. 

      By electrocardiography

    • C. 

      By psychotherapy 

    • D. 

      By auscultation 

  • 7. 
    Which of these procedures can not help in managing congenital heart defects?
    • A. 

      Catheter based procedures 

    • B. 

      Heart surgery

    • C. 

      Palpitation

    • D. 

      Heart transplant 

  • 8. 
    Which of these risk factors of congenital heart disease is metabolic?
    • A. 

      Rubella infection 

    • B. 

      Obesity 

    • C. 

      Alcohol

    • D. 

      Tobacco

  • 9. 
    Which of these is deficient in cyanotic heart defects?
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Carbon (IV) Oxide 

    • C. 

      Nitrogen

    • D. 

      Calcium

  • 10. 
    What is the most common symptom of congenital heart disease?
    • A. 

      Cyanosis

    • B. 

      Chest pain

    • C. 

      Fatigue

    • D. 

      Fever