Aplc Hepatitis B Quiz

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Hepatitis Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is mainly just to make sure that you have read the material.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There are approximately 47 million people with HIV/AIDS in the world. How many people in the world do you think have chronic hepatitis B?
    • A. 

      10-20 million

    • B. 

      40-60 million

    • C. 

      200-250 million

    • D. 

      350-400 million

  • 2. 
    1 out of ____ Asian Americans are chronically infected with hepatitis B, while 1 out of ____ non-Asian Americans are chronic hepatitis B carriers.
    • A. 

      10, 100

    • B. 

      10, 1000

    • C. 

      100, 100

    • D. 

      100, 1000

  • 3. 
    Whenever you go in for a routine medical check-up, your doctor examines you to determine if you have hepatitis B.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    How can hepatitis B be contracted? (Mark all that apply)
    • A. 

      From contaminated food

    • B. 

      From contaminated blood

    • C. 

      From an infected mother at birth

    • D. 

      From unprotected sexual activity with an infected person

  • 5. 
    A 31-year old competitive athlete, who has never been seriously ill, just received the vaccination for hepatitis B. Could he/she still be a chronic hepatitis B carrier?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Most chronic hepatitis B carriers usually exhibit:
    • A. 

      Vomiting

    • B. 

      Fatigue

    • C. 

      Nausea

    • D. 

      Appetite loss

    • E. 

      No symptoms

  • 7. 
    What can chronic hepatitis B infection lead to? (Mark all that apply)
    • A. 

      Liver failure

    • B. 

      Liver cancer

    • C. 

      Cirrhosis

  • 8. 
    Without appropriate treatment or monitoring, what are the risks of a person with chronic hepatitis B dying from its complications?
    • A. 

      1 in 100 (1%)

    • B. 

      1 in 20 (5%)

    • C. 

      1 in 10 (10%)

    • D. 

      1 in 4 (25%)

  • 9. 
    How can hepatitis B be prevented? (Mark all that apply)
    • A. 

      Avoiding sanitary cooking methods

    • B. 

      Receiving vaccination

    • C. 

      Avoiding contaminated water

    • D. 

      Condom use

    • E. 

      Avoiding infected needles

  • 10. 
    Can chronic hepatitis B be cured?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 11. 
    Appropriate monitoring and treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis B can reduce the risk of dying from liver cancer or liver failure.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 12. 
    Hepatitis B causes ____ of primary liver cancer.
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      40%

    • C. 

      80%

    • D. 

      25%