Guess The Disease Quiz!

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Our body is a machine. But it is not an ordinary machine. It functions so well and handles hundreds of tasks at the same time. But as a device gets broken, damaged, or problems in functionality, Our body gets diseases for various reasons. This quiz is fun as well as educational "Guess the disease quiz!". You have to read the definition, symptoms, effect, or description of the disease in the question and then pick the correct name of the disease for the right answer. Good luck and have fun.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    This disease increases body temperature and you feel low on energy.

    • A.

      Fever

    • B.

      Cold

    • C.

      Back pain

    • D.

      Headache

    Correct Answer
    A. Fever
    Explanation
    Fever is the correct answer because it is a condition that causes an increase in body temperature. When someone has a fever, they often feel low on energy and may experience other symptoms such as sweating, chills, and muscle aches. Cold, back pain, and headache are all possible symptoms of fever, but fever itself is the underlying cause of these symptoms.

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  • 2. 

    You must avoid eating sugar while you have:

    • A.

      Fever

    • B.

      Cold

    • C.

      Diabetes

    • D.

      Tuberculosis

    Correct Answer
    C. Diabetes
    Explanation
    Diabetes is a condition characterized by high blood sugar levels. Consuming sugar can further raise blood sugar levels, leading to complications for individuals with diabetes. Therefore, it is important for individuals with diabetes to avoid eating sugar to maintain their blood sugar levels within a healthy range.

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  • 3. 

    Which disease can you have if a dog bites you?

    • A.

      Cold

    • B.

      Tuberculosis

    • C.

      Rabies

    • D.

      Diabetes

    Correct Answer
    C. Rabies
    Explanation
    If a dog bites you, you can contract rabies. Rabies is a viral disease that affects the central nervous system and is transmitted through the saliva of infected animals, such as dogs. It is a serious and potentially fatal disease if not treated promptly. Symptoms of rabies in humans can include fever, headache, anxiety, confusion, and difficulty swallowing. It is important to seek medical attention immediately if you are bitten by a dog to receive appropriate treatment and prevent the development of rabies.

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  • 4. 

    Which of these diseases affect your immune system badly?

    • A.

      Headache

    • B.

      Dandruff

    • C.

      Conjunctivitis

    • D.

      AIDS

    Correct Answer
    D. AIDS
    Explanation
    AIDS is the correct answer because it is a disease that severely affects the immune system. AIDS stands for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). HIV attacks and weakens the immune system, making individuals more susceptible to infections and diseases. This can lead to a wide range of health problems and complications, making AIDS a disease that significantly impacts the immune system.

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  • 5. 

    Which of these diseases occurs on the scalp usually?

    • A.

      Constipation

    • B.

      Seborrheic dermatitis

    • C.

      Conjunctivitis

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    B. Seborrheic dermatitis
    Explanation
    Seborrheic dermatitis is a common skin condition that primarily affects the scalp. It is characterized by red, itchy, and flaky patches on the scalp, along with dandruff-like flakes. This condition is caused by an overgrowth of yeast on the skin and can be triggered by factors such as stress, hormonal changes, and certain medical conditions. Treatment typically involves medicated shampoos, topical creams, and lifestyle modifications. Therefore, seborrheic dermatitis is the correct answer as it specifically occurs on the scalp.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these diseases is caused by mosquito bites?

    • A.

      Dengue

    • B.

      Fever

    • C.

      Cancer

    • D.

      Rabies

    Correct Answer
    A. Dengue
    Explanation
    Dengue is caused by mosquito bites. Mosquitoes carrying the dengue virus transmit it to humans when they bite. This viral infection can lead to symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, joint and muscle pain, and rash. In severe cases, it can cause dengue hemorrhagic fever or dengue shock syndrome, which can be life-threatening. Therefore, dengue is directly linked to mosquito bites.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these diseases has the lowest survival rate?

    • A.

      Typhoid

    • B.

      Dengue

    • C.

      Rabies

    • D.

      Malaria

    Correct Answer
    C. Rabies
    Explanation
    Rabies has the lowest survival rate among the given diseases. Rabies is a viral disease that affects the central nervous system and is almost always fatal once symptoms appear. It is transmitted through the bite or scratch of an infected animal, such as a dog or bat. If a person is not vaccinated before symptoms occur, there is no known cure for rabies. The virus attacks the brain and causes severe neurological symptoms, leading to death within a few days or weeks after the onset of symptoms.

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  • 8. 

    Which disease is the most common in people out of these?

    • A.

      Flu

    • B.

      Cancer

    • C.

      Dengue

    • D.

      Typhoid

    Correct Answer
    A. Flu
    Explanation
    The most common disease among the given options is flu. Flu, also known as influenza, is a highly contagious viral infection that affects the respiratory system. It spreads easily from person to person, especially during flu seasons. Symptoms of flu include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, and fatigue. It is a common illness that affects millions of people worldwide every year.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these is not a bacterial disease?

    • A.

      Tuberculosis

    • B.

      Pneumonia

    • C.

      Leprosy

    • D.

      COVID

    Correct Answer
    D. COVID
    Explanation
    COVID is not a bacterial disease, it is caused by a virus called SARS-CoV-2. Blastomycosis, pneumonia, and leprosy are all bacterial diseases caused by specific types of bacteria.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these diseases is not spread through touch?

    • A.

      AIDS

    • B.

      Conjunctivitis

    • C.

      Ringworm

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. AIDS
    Explanation
    AIDS is not spread through touch because it is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), which is primarily transmitted through sexual contact, sharing needles, or from mother to child during childbirth or breastfeeding. It is not transmitted through casual contact or touching.

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Farah Naz |MBBS, Medicine |
Medical Expert
Farah holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Dow University of Health Sciences. She gained valuable experience through internships in Radiology, Cardiology, and Neurosurgery, and has contributed to two research publications in medical journals. Passionate about healthcare education, Farah excels in crafting medical content, including articles, literature reviews, and e-learning courses. Leveraging her expertise, she meticulously reviews medical science quizzes, ensuring accuracy and educational value for aspiring healthcare professionals.

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