Leukemias And Lymphomas

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  • 1. 
    Commonly presents with Fever, Bone pain, Lymphadenopathy (non-tender, firm, rubbery), Bleeding, Abnormal testicular enlargement, and/or Mediastinal Mass
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 2. 
    Most common form of cancer in children
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 3. 
    Uncertain etiology, but several proposed linkages such as: Genetic - Philadelphia chromosome, Viral infection (EBV, HIV), Exposure to high energy radiation (T-cell ALL),Toxic chemical exposure, Smoking
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 4. 
    Seen in Men > Women, median age >70
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 5. 
    Progressive accumulation of functionally incompetent lymphocytes.
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 6. 
    Clinical presentation of painless, swelling of lymph nodes, lymphocytosis upon CBC, Splenomegaly, Hepatomegaly, AI Thrombocytopenia, hemolytic anemia, and/or Hypogammaglobulinemia
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

  • 7. 
    Most cases > 60 years old. Most common leukemia in adults
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 8. 
    Very poor prognosis. Fatal if untreated or if mismanaged in first few days
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 9. 
    Characterized by: Pancytopenia, Hemmorhagic Findings, Easy Fatigue and weakness, Gingival hyperplasia. Fever in the presence of infection only, and/or Luekemic cutis (skin involvement)
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 10. 
    Characterized by chromosomal aberrations such as: –Deletions –Polyploidy –Translocations –Hyperploidy –Inversions 
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 11. 
    Median age is 50 years old with male predominance
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 12. 
    C—onverts to acute leukemia (blast crisis) if treatment is not successful
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 13. 
    Characterized by easy fatigability, malaise, anorexia, early satiety, excessive sweating, weight loss, and upon PE, splenomegaly, pallor,  and sternal tenderness
    • A. 

      AML (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)

    • B. 

      ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • C. 

      CLL (Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia)

    • D. 

      CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia)

  • 14. 
    Fight viral infections
    • A. 

      T-Cell

    • B. 

      B-Cell

  • 15. 
    Make Antibodies
    • A. 

      T-Cell

    • B. 

      B-Cell

  • 16. 
    Lymph nodes, spleen
    • A. 

      T-Cell

    • B. 

      B-Cell

  • 17. 
    Matures in thymus
    • A. 

      T-Cell

    • B. 

      B-Cell

  • 18. 
    Lymphoma arises in a single node or chain of nodes
    • A. 

      Hodgkin's Lymphoma

    • B. 

      Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • 19. 
    Reed-Sternberg cells are present
    • A. 

      Hodgkin's Lymphoma

    • B. 

      Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • 20. 
    Lymphoma originates at extranodal sites and spreads to anatomically contiguous nodes
    • A. 

      Hodgkin's Lymphoma

    • B. 

      Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • 21. 
    Reed-Sternberg cells are not present
    • A. 

      Hodgkin's Lymphoma

    • B. 

      Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • 22. 
    Humoral immunity
    • A. 

      B-cells

    • B. 

      T-cells

  • 23. 
    Cellular immunity
    • A. 

      B-cells

    • B. 

      T-cells

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