Pediatric Neurology Quiz: Test!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Encephalitis occurring in association with Hodgkin's lymphoma is?
    • A. 

      Morvan syndrome

    • B. 

      Ophelia syndrome

    • C. 

      ADEM

    • D. 

      Neuromyelitis optica

  • 2. 
    True about Hashimoto's encephalitis all except?
    • A. 

      Steroid resistant

    • B. 

      Occurs in association with autoimmune thyroiditis

    • C. 

      Thyroid peroxidase antibodies are seen

    • D. 

      MRI Brain is usually normal

  • 3. 
    False statement about Rett syndrome:
    • A. 

      Developmental regression is seen

    • B. 

      Autosomal recessive inheritance

    • C. 

      Frequency is 1 in 15,000

    • D. 

      Repeated hand wringing movements seen

  • 4. 
    Mc Donald criteria are used for the diagnosis of?  
    • A. 

      Multiple sclerosis

    • B. 

      Multiple myeloma

    • C. 

      ADEM

    • D. 

      Neuromyelitis optica

  • 5. 
    True statement about Cladribine?
    • A. 

      Acts as an immunomodulator

    • B. 

      Reduces relapses by 58% in multiple sclerosis

    • C. 

      Activity against CD4 T, CD8 T , and CD19 B cells

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Absolute contraindications of lumbar puncture are all except?
    • A. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • B. 

      Increased ICP

    • C. 

      Severe cardio pulmonary compromise

    • D. 

      Local site skin infection

  • 7. 
    Dosage for chemoprophylaxis in all close contacts of meningococcal meningitis?
    • A. 

      5 mg/kg/dose 12 hourly

    • B. 

      10 mg/kg /dose 12 hourly

    • C. 

       5 mg/kg/day 24 hourly

    • D. 

      10 mg/kg/day 24 hourly

  • 8. 
    Following the MRI picture is suggestive of?
    • A. 

      Meningococcal meningotis

    • B. 

      Cryptococcal meningitis

    • C. 

      Hallevorden spatz disease

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    True statement about Eosinophilic meningitis.
    • A. 

      Defined as > 5% eosinophils/ mm3 of CSF

    • B. 

      Atleast 8% of leukocytes in CSF are eosinophils

    • C. 

      Most common cause is Angiostrongylus cantonensis

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    According to Sarnat and Sarnat stages of HIE, the status of oculovestibular reflex in stage 2 is?
    • A. 

      Normal 

    • B. 

      Over reactive

    • C. 

      Weak 

    • D. 

      Absent

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