Can You Pass This Hematology Quiz?

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Can You Pass This Hematology Quiz?

Hematology


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Vitamin B12 and folic have the similar adverse effects, but what separates one form the other? 
    • A. 

      Glossitis

    • B. 

      No neurological symptoms in folic acid

    • C. 

      Muscle wasting

    • D. 

      Dizziness

  • 2. 
    Folic acid therapy can cause sickle cell anemia
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Both vitamin B12 AND iron have drug interactions with which of the following drugs?
    • A. 

      PPI, H2 blockers

    • B. 

      Methyldopa

    • C. 

      Metformin

  • 4. 
    Hydroxyurea increases hemoglobin production and decreases reticulocyte cells.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Hydroxyurea: 
    • A. 

      Decreases nitric oxide

    • B. 

      Increases neutrophil and monocytes

    • C. 

      Inhibits DNA synthesis by acting as a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitor

  • 6. 
    Hydroxyurea increases the serum uric acid levels. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Decitabine increases the fetal hemoglobin production by inducing methylation of DNA and thus prevents the switch from gamma to beta-globin production. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Hypocupremia is seen in
    • A. 

      Osetoporosis, nephrotic disease

    • B. 

      Sprue, cliac disease

    • C. 

      Cardiovascular disease, colon cancer

    • D. 

      1 and 2

    • E. 

      2 and 3

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Wilsons disease can cause liver problems
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What are the treatment options for wilson's disease?
    • A. 

      Pencillamine

    • B. 

      Riboflavin

    • C. 

      Trientine

    • D. 

      Potassium disulfide

    • E. 

      Zinc

    • F. 

      1, 2 and 3

    • G. 

      1, 3, and 4

    • H. 

      1, 3, 4, and 5

  • 11. 
    Aplasia can occur because of riboflavin deficiency?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Angular stomatitis.cheilosis is a symptom of vitamin B12 deficiency? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Antimalarial drugs and high dose birth control will increase riboflavin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which test can be used to detect hemolytic anemia?
    • A. 

      Coombs test

    • B. 

      Genetic testing

    • C. 

      Peripheral blood smear (PBS)

    • D. 

      Schilling test

  • 15. 
    Which anemia is classified as not being able to use iron properly to synthesize hemoglobin because of a inherited cause. 
    • A. 

      Iron deficiency anemia

    • B. 

      Hypochromic anemia

    • C. 

      Aplastic anemia

  • 16. 
    Apalstic anemia can be induced by drugs such as Litium, acetazolamide and aspirtin
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    This fatal disorder results from clot/thrombus formation in the blood ciruclation
    • A. 

      Thromboembolism

    • B. 

      DVT

    • C. 

      PAD

    • D. 

      Pulmonary embolism

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Homan's sign is classified as pain behind the knee
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Patients that are sensitive to aspirin can take:
    • A. 

      Sulfinpyrazone

    • B. 

      Clopidogrel

    • C. 

      Ticlopidine

    • D. 

      1 and 2

    • E. 

      2 and 3

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