Congenital Heart Disease Quiz: Trivia!

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Congenital Heart Disease Quiz: Trivia!

As its name suggests, congenital heart disease is a serious condition characterized by a defect in the structure of the heart at the time of birth. The symptoms of this condition are often mild at the onset and become severe later. The symptoms and signs associated with this condition are also dependent on the kind of defect in the heart. Do you know about it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these can be a result of congenital heart disease?
    • A. 

      Heart failure 

    • B. 

      Chest pain

    • C. 

      Nausea

    • D. 

      Fever

  • 2. 
    Which of these genetic conditions is associated with heart defects?
    • A. 

      Down syndrome 

    • B. 

      Marfan syndrome

    • C. 

      Rubella 

    • D. 

      Turner's syndrome 

  • 3. 
    What is the most conspicuous sign of congenital heart defect?
    • A. 

      Cyanosis

    • B. 

      Fatigue 

    • C. 

      Restlessness 

    • D. 

      Poor weight gain

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not a preventive measure against congenital heart disease?
    • A. 

      Rubella vaccination

    • B. 

      Consumption of iodine 

    • C. 

      Consumption of dairy foods 

    • D. 

      Consumption of folic acid

  • 5. 
    What is programmed cell death in the development of a congenital heart defect called?
    • A. 

      Apoptosis

    • B. 

      Necrosis

    • C. 

      Mesoderm

    • D. 

      Ectoderm

  • 6. 
    Which of these procedures can help in diagnosing congenital heart disease?
    • A. 

      Abdominal ultrasound 

    • B. 

      Transvaginal ultrasound 

    • C. 

      Electrocardiography

    • D. 

      Fetal echocardiography 

  • 7. 
    What part of the heart is affected by hypoplasia?
    • A. 

      Auricles

    • B. 

      Ventricles

    • C. 

      Valves 

    • D. 

      Aorta 

  • 8. 
    Which of these is not an obstruction defect?
    • A. 

      Pulmonic stenosis

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Aortic stenosis

    • D. 

      Coarctation of the aorta

  • 9. 
    What are congenital heart defects that cause the bluish coloration of neonates called? 
    • A. 

      Septal heart defect

    • B. 

      Cyanotic heart defect

    • C. 

      Obstruction defects 

    • D. 

      Aortic defect

  • 10. 
    Which of these is not affected in congenital obstruction defects?
    • A. 

      Valves 

    • B. 

      Arteries 

    • C. 

      Veins 

    • D. 

      Aorta