Module 3 Quiz On HIV/AIDS

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 135

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Multiple choice of 8 questions covering HIV/AIDS


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
          HIV transmission cannot be spread through
    • A. 

      Blood and blood products

    • B. 

      Intravenous drug abuse

    • C. 

      Transmission before and during child birth

    • D. 

      Saliva

  • 2. 
         The major immunologic finding in AIDS is
    • A. 

      Decrease in the number of CD4+Th cells *

    • B. 

      Increase in the number of CD4+ Th cells

    • C. 

      Increase in phagocyes

    • D. 

      Increase in dendritic cells

  • 3. 
    What does the standard HIV test idenify?
    • A. 

      RNA strands

    • B. 

      T-cell count

    • C. 

      Antibodies

  • 4. 
    Primary cellular targets for HIV include all of the following, except:
    • A. 

      Dendritic cells

    • B. 

      NK Cells

    • C. 

      Red blood cells

    • D. 

      Macrophages

  • 5. 
    Early stage symptoms of HIV include all the following except
    • A. 

      Night sweats

    • B. 

      Swollen lymph nodes

    • C. 

      Diarrhea

    • D. 

      Kaposi Sarcoma

  • 6. 
    What is the most frequently used method for screening of blood samples for the HIV antibody
    • A. 

      ELSA

    • B. 

      Western Blot

    • C. 

      RIPA

    • D. 

      Virus Isolation

  • 7. 
    Among available drug therapy, the most potent inhibitors of HIV replication to date are
    • A. 

      HIV Protease inhibitors

    • B. 

      Non-nucleoside analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitors

    • C. 

      Nucleoside analogues reverse transcriptase inhibitors.

  • 8. 
    Which country has the highest number of people living with HIV?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      Nigeria

    • C. 

      India