Human Anatomy: Trivia Quiz On Ileum, Appendix And Large Bowel!

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Human Anatomy: Trivia Quiz On Ileum, Appendix And Large Bowel!

Do you have a human anatomy quiz coming up and are looking for a trivia quiz on ileum, appendix, and large bowel? You are in luck as the quiz below will test how well you know the position, functions, and some of the illnesses covering this given area. Give it a shot and be sure to share it with the rest of your study group.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not true of the Ileum?
    • A. 

      Smaller in diameter than the Jejunum

    • B. 

      Thinner walls than the Jejunum

    • C. 

      More fatty mesentery than the Jejunum

    • D. 

      Shorter vaso rectae than the Jejunum

    • E. 

      Fewer Arcades than the Jejunum

  • 2. 
    Which of the following nerves when innervated would stimulate vasoconstriction and reduce peristalsis and secretion in the Ileum?
    • A. 

      Lumbar Splanchnics

    • B. 

      Thoracic Splanchnics

    • C. 

      Sacral Splanchnics

    • D. 

      CN X Vagus

  • 3. 
    A patient presents to you with pain in the lower right quadrant. Scans show a remnant of the yolk stalk extending from the Ileum as a blind-ended sac. Which of the following does the patient have?
    • A. 

      Meckel's Diverticulum

    • B. 

      Appendicitis

    • C. 

      Megacolon

    • D. 

      Polyps

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not true of the Appendix?
    • A. 

      It is a Blind Intestinal Diverticulum

    • B. 

      Contains massive lymphoid tissue

    • C. 

      Contains substance possibly used for immune function except bacteria

    • D. 

      Vestigial

  • 5. 
    Where Where would you find McBurney's Point on a patient?
    • A. 

      1/3 of the way from ASIS to the Umbilicus

    • B. 

      1/3 of the way from Umbilicus to the ASIS

    • C. 

      1/2 of the way from ASIS to the Umbilicus

    • D. 

      1/2 of the way from Umbilicus to ASIS

  • 6. 
    The main funciton of the colon is to:
    • A. 

      Absorb water and electrolytes from indigestible portion of the chyme

    • B. 

      Absorb by products of fat

    • C. 

      Absorb amino acids and glucose

    • D. 

      Absorb B12 and and other vitamins

  • 7. 
    While on rotations, you encounter a patient with an aneurysm in the Inferior Mesenteric Artery. The attending physician asks you how the blood will still be able to reach the Sigmoid Colon. You respond by way of the_________________.
    • A. 

      Marginal Artery of Drummond

    • B. 

      Sigmoid Artery

    • C. 

      Gastroduodenal Artery

    • D. 

      Left Renal Artery

  • 8. 
    Termination of Teniae Coli indicates what?
    • A. 

      Junction between duodenum and jejunum

    • B. 

      Junction between cecum and ascending colon

    • C. 

      Junction between descending colon and the sigmoid colon

    • D. 

      Junction between sigmoid colon and rectum

  • 9. 
    Which portion of the rectum is retroperitoneal?
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Inferior

    • D. 

      The rectum is never retroperitoneal

  • 10. 
    If there is a lesion in the lumbar splanchnics, you would expect which of the following?
    • A. 

      Internal Anal Sphincter contraction

    • B. 

      Internal Anal Sphincter does not contract

    • C. 

      External Anal Sphincter contraction

    • D. 

      External Anal Sphincter does not contract

  • 11. 
    A patient presents to you a few weeks after delivering a baby. She complains of pain near the anus. After an examination, you find vericose veins near the pectinate line. Which one of the following conditions does the patient have?
    • A. 

      Meckel's Diverticulum

    • B. 

      Megacolon

    • C. 

      Polyps

    • D. 

      Hemarrhoids

  • 12. 
    A colonoscopy reveals that a patient has polyps in the colon. You are afraid that the cancer could potentially spread to the liver. By which vessel does the cancer typically spread to the liver from the colon?
    • A. 

      Hepatic Portal Vein

    • B. 

      Hepatic Vein

    • C. 

      Internal Vena Cava

    • D. 

      Hepatic Artery Proper

  • 13. 
    A patient presents to you with symptoms of long duration of constipation, abdominal bloating and pain. Scans reveal that the colon is dilated and that the feces have consildated into hard masses. You suspect that peristalsis has ceased. Which of the following does the patient most likely have?
    • A. 

      Megacolon

    • B. 

      Hemarrhoids

    • C. 

      Appendicitis

    • D. 

      Polyps

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