Amk Practice Questions - Conception, Foetal, Infancy

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Amk Practice Questions - Conception, Foetal, Infancy - Quiz

AMK revision questions

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  • 1. 
    Describe what happens to an oocyte upon fertilisation and if fertilisation doesn't occur.
  • 2. 
    Describe how the presence of a Y chromosome in male embryos causes development of male genitalia?
  • 3. 
    How should HIV be managed in pregnancy?
  • 4. 
    In innate immunity, what is the role of a monocyte?
  • 5. 
    How is a T cell activated?
  • 6. 
    From day 2-4, the collection of fertilised cells is known as what?
  • 7. 
    On day 5 after fertilisation, the pre-embry becomes know as what? Meaning ball of cells.
  • 8. 
    On day 5 and 6 the morula becomes hollow inside by pumping fluid into the centre. It is now known as what?
  • 9. 
    Day 6 after fertilisation.Blastocyst 'hatches' from here and embeds in uterine wall.
  • 10. 
    Cells on the outside of the blastocyst that contribute to the placenta are called what?
  • 11. 
    Cells of the inner cell mass that are exposed to the cavity of the blastocyst are called what?
  • 12. 
    Cells on the inside of the inner cell mass (stem cells) become know as what?
  • 13. 
    At puberty, a primary oocyte finishes which stage of meiosis before being ovulated?
  • 14. 
    Where is gonadotrophin releasing hormone released from and what does it do?
  • 15. 
    What does FSH do?
  • 16. 
    Which hormone does a developing follicle produce?
  • 17. 
    In the menstrual cycle, which hormones does oestrogen inhibit? How do these then become uninhibited?
  • 18. 
    Which 2 things are caused by the LH surge?
  • 19. 
    Which hormones are produced by the corpus luteum, and what is their role?
  • 20. 
    Which hormone is tested for in pregnancy tests?
  • 21. 
    In spermatogenesis, which cells produce testosterone?
  • 22. 
    What is the role of testosterone in spermatogenesis?
  • 23. 
    Does the paramesonephric/Mullerian or mesonephric/Wolfian duct develop in females?
  • 24. 
    Which HIV test should be performed in neonates?
  • 25. 
    When is the ELISA recommended?
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