Age Related Oracular Degeneration: Quiz Test

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for the development of Dry ARMD
    • A. 

      Prolonged steroid use

    • B. 

      Age

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      Exposure to sun

  • 2. 
    Drusen are found
    • A. 

      Between the Retinal Pigment Epithelium and the Photo Receptor Layer

    • B. 

      In the Retinal Pigment Epithelium

    • C. 

      Between the Retinal Pigment Epithelium and Bruchs Membrane

    • D. 

      In the Photo Receptor Layer

  • 3. 
    The following are signs of Moderate AMD
    • A. 

      Medium sized drusen and atrophy of the RPE that does not include the macula

    • B. 

      A single large druse, some medium sized drusen and atrophy of the RPE that does not include the macula

    • C. 

      A single large druse, some medium sized drusen and atrophy of the RPE that includes the macula

    • D. 

      Medium sized drusen and atrophy of the RPE that includes the macula

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are anti VEGF agents used to treat neovascularisation in wet AMD.
    • A. 

      Lucentis

    • B. 

      Avastin

    • C. 

      Triamcinolone

    • D. 

      Both A & B are anti VEGF agents

  • 5. 
    Which of the following statements are FALSE regarding the visual symptoms experienced by someone who has early AMD
    • A. 

      A Red/Green colour defect is typical of early AMD

    • B. 

      Blurred vision especially in the central field making it difficult to recognize faces

    • C. 

      In the early stages AMD can be without symptoms

    • D. 

      Decreased contrast sensitivity is possible

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