Para Neoplastic Neurological Syndrome Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    Antibodies implicated in Paraneoplastic Neurologic syndrome include the following except
    • A. 

      Anti-Na

    • B. 

      Anti-Yo

    • C. 

      Anti-Hu

    • D. 

      Anti-GAD

  • 2. 
    The least common cause of Paraneoplastic Neurologic Syndrome is
    • A. 

      Leukamia

    • B. 

      Neuroblastoma

    • C. 

      Thymoma

    • D. 

      Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • 3. 
    Concerning ParaneolplasticNeurologic Syndrome is correct except
    • A. 

      Limbic Menigitis is the commonest

    • B. 

      Can occur in 30-50% of sclerotic myeloma/thymoma patients

    • C. 

      It is caused Immune response triggered by neuronal protein produced by tumor

    • D. 

      Limbic Encephalitis is an example

  • 4. 
    The following concern Paraneoroplastic Neurologic Syndrome is incorrect
    • A. 

      Neurologic antibodies are always present

    • B. 

      Neurologic antibodies are not always present

    • C. 

      A combination of Clinical, CSF and radiologic findings are necessary for diagnosis

    • D. 

      Therapeutic intervention tumor growth can improve outcome

  • 5. 
    A 70 years patients who has been smoking for 40 years was observed to be losing weight, coughing and  having occasional seizures for 3 weeks. Three months to this presentation he was noted during a clinical visit to be depressed and having memory impairment. Which of the following is most likely to be diagnosis?
    • A. 

      Small Cell Lung Cancer

    • B. 

      Squamous Cell Cancer

    • C. 

      Mesothelioma

    • D. 

      Pulmonary Tuberculosis

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