General Surgery Trivia Quiz! Test

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General Surgery Trivia Quiz! Test

Do you know anything about general surgery? Do you imagine you can answer correctly and pass this quiz? General surgeons perform both consultation and surgery on medical conditions involving the breast, endocrine system, gastrointestinal tract, colon, liver, pancreas, and rectum. In most fields, the surgeon will be expected to be competent in diagnosing and treating a myriad of diseases. Taking this quiz will help you see exactly how much you know about general surgery.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Follicular carcinoma best differentiated from follicular adenoma by?
    • A. 

      Clinical features

    • B. 

      Dysplastic features

    • C. 

      Vascular invasion

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Some segments resected in the liver to the left of the attachment of falciform ligament. The segments that have been resected are?
    • A. 

      Segment 1a and 4

    • B. 

      Segments 2 and 3

    • C. 

      Segments 1and 3

    • D. 

      Segments 1 and 4b

  • 3. 
    Renal calculi where more proteus infection is seen?
    • A. 

      Triple phosphate

    • B. 

      Uric acid

    • C. 

      Calcium oxalate

    • D. 

      Cysteine

  • 4. 
    Not involved in total parenteral nutrition?
    • A. 

      Proteins

    • B. 

      Carbohydrates

    • C. 

      Proteins

    • D. 

      Fibers

  • 5. 
    Are stones hard to break by ESWL?
    • A. 

      Calcium oxalate monohydrate

    • B. 

      Calcium oxalate dihydrate

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 6. 
    Common cyst seen in spleen?
    • A. 

      Splenic capsular cyst

    • B. 

      Cystic hygroma

    • C. 

      Hydatid cyst

    • D. 

      Dermoid cyst

  • 7. 
    An abdominal aortic aneurysm most commonly occurs due to?
    • A. 

      Atherosclerosis

    • B. 

      Vasculitis

    • C. 

      Syphilis

    • D. 

      All

  • 8. 
    TRISS(Trauma and injury severity score) includes?
    • A. 

      RTS plus ISS plus age

    • B. 

      GCS Plus BP

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      GCS plus ISS

  • 9. 
    Prognosis after subarachnoid hemorrhage is assessed by?
    • A. 

      Glassgow coma scale

    • B. 

      Subarachnoid hemorrhage score

    • C. 

      Hess and Hunt scale

    • D. 

      All

  • 10. 
    Structures not seen in bronchoscopy?
    • A. 

      Vocal cords

    • B. 

      Trachea

    • C. 

      Subcarinal lymph nodes

    • D. 

      None

  • 11. 
    Non absorbable suture?
    • A. 

      Polypropylene

    • B. 

      Vicryl

    • C. 

      Catgut

    • D. 

      None

  • 12. 
    Penetrating neck injury is defined by?
    • A. 

      4 cm depth wound

    • B. 

      Injury to carotid

    • C. 

      Breach of platysma

    • D. 

      All

  • 13. 
    The most common histologic type of thyroid carcinoma?
    • A. 

      Folicular carcinoma

    • B. 

      Anaplastic carcinoma

    • C. 

      Papillary carcinoma

    • D. 

      Medullary carcinoma

  • 14. 
    All true except?
    • A. 

      Hematoma seen after hemithyroidectomy

    • B. 

      Recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy seen after hemitjyroidectomy

    • C. 

      Hypocalcemia seen after hemithyroidectomy

    • D. 

      Digastric muscle is a land mark for facial nerve during parotid surgery

  • 15. 
    All are true except?
    • A. 

      Insular type is a histologic variant of thyroid neoplasm

    • B. 

      Lymphoma of thyroid is more common in females

    • C. 

      Best prognostic factor of head injury is age

    • D. 

      CEA is a marker for pagets disease

  • 16. 
    Hypothyroidism in pregnancy is least likely associated with?
    • A. 

      Recurrent abortions

    • B. 

      Pregnancy induced hypertension

    • C. 

      Polyhydraminos

    • D. 

      Premature birth

  • 17. 
    Fine needle aspiration cytology is not suitable for?
    • A. 

      Anerysmal bone cyst

    • B. 

      Pleimorphic adenoma

    • C. 

      Papillary carcinoma thyroid

    • D. 

      None

  • 18. 
    Acute suppurative bacterial peritonitis caused by?
    • A. 

      E.Coli E.Coli

    • B. 

      Staphylococcus

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      None

  • 19. 
    In laryngocele, laryngeal mucosa herniates through?
    • A. 

      Thyrohyoid

    • B. 

      Cricothyroid

    • C. 

      Cricotracheal

    • D. 

      Hyosternal

  • 20. 
    If a patient needs mechanical ventilation tubes used in tracheostomy are?
    • A. 

      Fenestrated

    • B. 

      Cuffed

    • C. 

      Un cuffed

    • D. 

      Laryngeal mask airway

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