Physical Assessment Of Head And Neck

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Head And Neck Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz covers the physical assessment of the head and neck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which type of headache is usually described as throbbing or pounding, is sudden in onset, and is sometimes associated with nausea, photophobia, and visual problems?
    • A. 

      Tension

    • B. 

      Migrane

    • C. 

      Hypertension

    • D. 

      Sinus

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is an enlargement of the head and bony facial structures caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone?
    • A. 

      Hydrocephalus

    • B. 

      Agromegally

    • C. 

      Craniosyntosis

    • D. 

      Craniotabes

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a clinical manifestation of Bell's palsy?
    • A. 

      Asymmetry of the entire side of the face

    • B. 

      Asymmetry of the lower face

    • C. 

      Asymmetry of the mouth

    • D. 

      Involuntary movements of the face

  • 4. 
    Which of the following could cause pain on flexion or rotation o the neck? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Meningitis

    • B. 

      Trauma

    • C. 

      Muscle spasm

    • D. 

      Torticollis

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are causes of palpable, tender, hard lymph nodes? check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Infection

    • B. 

      Malignancies

    • C. 

      AIDS

    • D. 

      TB

    • E. 

      Surgical procedures

  • 6. 
    Which of the following are normal changes of aging? check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Sunken eyes

    • B. 

      Altered facial symmetry

    • C. 

      Decreased range of motion

    • D. 

      Fibrotic thyroid gland