Abdominal MCQ Volume 2

72 Questions | Total Attempts: 139

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Abdominal MCQ Volume 2

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The duodenum lies at the level of L1-L3.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The first part of the duodenum measures 15cm in length.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The first part of the duodenum passes superiorly and posteriorly in its course.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The portal vein, hepatic artery and common bile duct past posterior to the first part of the duodenum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The first part of the duodenum has the gallbladder as an anterior relation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The duodenum receives blood supply from coeliac artery, the superior and inferior mesenteric arteries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The duodenal cap is located at the junction of D1 and D2.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The small bowel mesentery is located anterior to the third part of the duodenum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The junction between the minor and major papilla represents the division between foregut and midgut.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The third part of the duodenum has the left psoas muscle as its posterior relation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The fourth part of the duodenum passes superiorly to join with the jejunum at the ligament of Treitz.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The superior and inferior pancreatico-duodenal arteries both supply the duodenum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    A duodenal diverticulum is most commonly seen within the second or third part of the duodenum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    An anterior relation of the second part of the duodenum is the transverse mesocolon and the small bowel mesentery lies anterior to the third part of the duodenum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The appendix is attached to the posteromedial aspect of the caecum. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The liver is derived from the foregut.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The duodenum is derived ONLY from the midgut.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The hepatic flexure is the junction of the midgut and hindgut.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The lesser sac communicates with the rest of the peritoneal cavity through the epiploic foramen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The lesser sac is bounded posteriorly by the pancreas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The posterior boundary of the epiploic foramen is the free edge of the lesser omentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The gastrocolic ligament continues as the greater omentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The jejunum contains more Peyers patches than the ileum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The jejunum is both thicker and wider in calibre than the ileum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Valvulae conniventes represent reduplication of the mucosal membrane.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False