Neoplasia

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Neoplasia Quizzes & Trivia

Based on Chapter 7 of Robbins and Cotan Pathologic Basis of Disease, 7th edition.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A benign tumour arising from fibroblastic cells
    • A. 

      Chondroma

    • B. 

      Osteoma

    • C. 

      Fibroma

    • D. 

      Adenoma

    • E. 

      Papilloma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 2. 
    A benign epithelial neoplasm that forms glandular patterns, or, is derived from glandular tissue but does not necessarily produce glandular patterns.
    • A. 

      Chondroma

    • B. 

      Osteoma

    • C. 

      Fibroma

    • D. 

      Adenoma

    • E. 

      Papilloma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 3. 
    Malignant tumour arising in mesnchymal tissue
    • A. 

      Sarcoma

    • B. 

      Osteoma

    • C. 

      Carcinoma

    • D. 

      Adenoma

    • E. 

      Papilloma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 4. 
    Malignant tumour of epithelial origin from any of the 3 germ layers.
    • A. 

      Sarcoma

    • B. 

      Osteoma

    • C. 

      Carcinoma

    • D. 

      Adenoma

    • E. 

      Papilloma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 5. 
    Benign tumour made up of parynchymal cells representative of more than one germ layer (usually all 3).
    • A. 

      Sarcoma

    • B. 

      Osteoma

    • C. 

      Carcinoma

    • D. 

      Teratoma

    • E. 

      Papilloma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a benign neoplasm?
    • A. 

      Wilm's tumour

    • B. 

      Melanoma

    • C. 

      Hepatoma

    • D. 

      Seminoma

    • E. 

      Mesothelioma

    • F. 

      Hamartoma

  • 7. 
    Seminomas are extremely radiosensitive and can usually be eradicated by radiotherapy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Embryonal carcinomas of the testis are extremely radiosensitive and can usually be eradicated by radiotherapy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The proportion of cells within the tumour population that are in the proliferative pool is called the _ _ _ _ _ _     _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _.
  • 10. 
    Tumours with low growth fractions are generally more susceptible to chemotherapy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    To retain their self-renewing capacity, leukaemic Tumour initiating cells require the expression of which gene?
    • A. 

      P161NK4a

    • B. 

      P14ARF

    • C. 

      BMI1

    • D. 

      SHOX

    • E. 

      FMRI

    • F. 

      COL5A1

  • 12. 
    Which of the following malignant neoplasms do not metastasise? (2)
    • A. 

      Melanomas

    • B. 

      Osteosarcomas

    • C. 

      Squamous cell carcinomas of the skin

    • D. 

      Basal cell Carcinomas of the skin

    • E. 

      Most malignant neoplasms of glial cells

    • F. 

      Renal cell carcinomas

  • 13. 
    What % of people with solid organ tumours have metastases present at diagnosis?
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      10%

    • C. 

      20%

    • D. 

      30%

    • E. 

      40%

    • F. 

      50%

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