Emrapproved Monthly Medical Trivia - December 2011

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 64

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of the protein--the most abundant in the human body--that holds our skin together?
    • A. 

      Keratin

    • B. 

      Collagen

    • C. 

      Actin

  • 2. 
    How many muscles are there in the human ear?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Six

  • 3. 
    What physical symptom is exhibited by those who suffer from blepharospasms?
    • A. 

      Uncontrollable winking

    • B. 

      Uncontrollable sneezing

    • C. 

      Uncontrollable hiccups

  • 4. 
    Where on the human face is there a muscle known as the corrugator?
    • A. 

      The cheek

    • B. 

      The lips

    • C. 

      The forehead

  • 5. 
    Which part of the brain regulates physiological stability in the body?
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Temporal Lobe

  • 6. 
    Which organ destroys old red blood cells?
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Spleen

    • C. 

      Liver

  • 7. 
    How many of the average adult's 32 permanent teeth are molars?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      12

  • 8. 
    What is the body's largest organ--by weight?
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Lungs

  • 9. 
    Which of these is NOT an illness involving the immune system?
    • A. 

      AIDS

    • B. 

      Multiple Sclerosis

    • C. 

      Sickle Cell Anemia

    • D. 

      Lupus

  • 10. 
    The drug Premarin is produced by the urine of which pregnant animal?
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Horse

    • C. 

      Sheep

    • D. 

      Cow

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