Granulomatosis And Polyangiitis Quiz

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Granulomatosis And Polyangiitis Quiz

This rare disorder, if left untreated, results in death less than a year after diagnosis. Answer questions on the history, occurrence and lots of other facts that are related to Granulomatosis and Polyangiitis. The quiz is scored over 10 and a score 8 and above, indicates that you have a good grasp of this condition.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    By what name was Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis( GPA) formerly known?
    • A. 

      Wegner Granulomatosis

    • B. 

      Sensorineural loss

    • C. 

      Polyangiitis

    • D. 

      Autoimmune ear disease

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not a symptom of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis?
    • A. 

      Fever

    • B. 

      Weight loss

    • C. 

      Conjunctivitis

    • D. 

      Chronic cough

  • 3. 
    _____ is the most common initial complaint in Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
    • A. 

      Epitaxis

    • B. 

      Chronic Sinustis

    • C. 

      Collapse of nasal support

    • D. 

      Stridor

  • 4. 
    Which of the following provided a definitive description of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis in 1954?
    • A. 

      Peter McBride

    • B. 

      Frederich Wegener

    • C. 

      Goodman and Churg

    • D. 

      People did not take the old name seriously

  • 5. 
    Why did people stop calling the disease Wegener Granulomatosis?
    • A. 

      Dr Wegener was a Nazi

    • B. 

      The new name was easier to pronounce

    • C. 

      The new name was more professional

    • D. 

      People did not take the old name seriously

  • 6. 
    Before the institution of effective therapy, the mean survival of adults with untreated Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis was _____
    • A. 

      3 years

    • B. 

      10 years

    • C. 

      5 months

    • D. 

      It is not fatal

  • 7. 
    Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis is more common in which of the following groups? 
    • A. 

      Blacks

    • B. 

      Asians

    • C. 

      Arabians

    • D. 

      Europeans

  • 8. 
    Which of the following groups is more likely to have Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis?
    • A. 

      Teenagers

    • B. 

      Women

    • C. 

      Men

    • D. 

      Babies

  • 9. 
    One of these best describes Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
    • A. 

      A brain disease

    • B. 

      A blood vessel disorder

    • C. 

      An ear disease

    • D. 

      A nervous system disorder

  • 10. 
    Which of these is true about Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis?
    • A. 

      It is inherited

    • B. 

      It is contagious

    • C. 

      It does not lead to destruction of normal tissue

    • D. 

      It causes reduction in amount of oxygen and blood that reaches body and organs

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