Glucose And Carbohydrates Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The following results are from a 21 yr old patient with a back injury who appears otherwise healthy: whole blood glucose: 77mg/dl  serum glucose: 88 mg/dl CSF glucose: 56 mg/dl 
    • A. 

      The whole blood serum values are expected but the csf values is elevated

    • B. 

      The whole blood glucose value should be higher than the serum value

    • C. 

      All values are consistent with a normal healthy individual

    • D. 

      The serum and whole blood values should be identical

  • 2. 
    CHOOSE ALL OF THE SYMPTOMS FOR HYPOGLYCEMIA
    • A. 

      FAINTNESS

    • B. 

      WEAKNESS

    • C. 

      HUNGER

    • D. 

      DIAPHORESIS (SWEATING)

    • E. 

      VISUAL DISTURBANCE

    • F. 

      PALSY

    • G. 

      CONFUSION

    • H. 

      SEIZURES

    • I. 

      PERSONALITY CHANGES

    • J. 

      COMA

    • K. 

      NAUSEA

    • L. 

      INTENSE THIRST

    • M. 

      KETOACIDOSIS

    • N. 

      DRY FLUSHED SKIN

    • O. 

      WEAK PULSE

  • 3. 
    HEMOGLOBIN A1C RANGE FOR A NORMAL NONDIABETIC PATIENT IS
    • A. 

      4%-5%

    • B. 

      7% OR LESS

    • C. 

      BETWEEN 8% AND 12%

  • 4. 
    HEMOGLOBIN A1C TARGET FOR GOOD DIABETES CONTROL
    • A. 

      4%-5%

    • B. 

      7% OR LESS

    • C. 

      BETWEEN 8% AND 12%

  • 5. 
    A 2 HOUR PLASMA GLUCOSE OF 200mg/dL or greater is a criteria used to diagnose diabetes
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    HbA1C IS ALSO CALLED
    • A. 

      HbA2c

    • B. 

      GLYCATED HEMOGLOBIN

    • C. 

      GLYCOGENATED A1C

  • 7. 
    CHOOSE ALL THE HORMONES THAT ARE ANTAGONISTS TO INSULIN
    • A. 

      GLUCAGON

    • B. 

      EPINEPHRINE

    • C. 

      GROWTH HORMONE

    • D. 

      ANP

  • 8. 
    IF SEPARATION OF SERUM FOR GLUCOSE TESTING WILL BE DELAYED, BLOOD CAN BE COLLECTED IN
    • A. 

      GRAY TOPPED TUBES BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN HEPARIN

    • B. 

      GREEN TOPPED TUBES BECUASE THEY CONTAIN HEPARIN

    • C. 

      GRAY TOPPED TUBES BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN GLYCOLYTIC INHIBITOR

    • D. 

      GREEN TOPPED TUBES BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN GLYCOLYTIC INHIBITOR

  • 9. 
    ADA MEANS
    • A. 

      ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY

    • B. 

      AFTER DESSERT APPETIZER

    • C. 

      AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION

  • 10. 
    A 3 HOUR OGTT IS NO LONGER RECOMMENDED FOR USE IN DIAGNOSING HYPOGLYCEMIA BECAUSE OF ADVERSE EFFECTS
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Glucose is a 
    • A. 

      An Insulin receptor

    • B. 

      Simple sugar

    • C. 

      A cell

    • D. 

      A type of animal

  • 12. 
    Type two diabetes is when the Insulin receptors are 
    • A. 

      Working

    • B. 

      Not working

    • C. 

      Not there

    • D. 

      There is no insulin

  • 13. 
    Type 1 Diabetes is when there is no
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Insulin

    • C. 

      Insulin receptors

  • 14. 
    A 43 year old man presents with symptoms of thirst, nocturia, and a lack of energy.  As part of his investigation his physician performs a fasting glucose and the result is 160.  This result would be consistent with
    • A. 

      Diabetes Mellitus

    • B. 

      Impaired fasting glucose

    • C. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • D. 

      Diabetes Insipidus

  • 15. 
    A 62 year old women presents
    • Excessive thirst
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Shortness of breath
    • Fruity-scented breath
    The most likely diagnosis would be
    • A. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • B. 

      Galactosemia

    • C. 

      Diabetes Insipidus

    • D. 

      Diabetic Ketoacidosis

  • 16. 
    Galactosemia can be fatal unless it is discovered early
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The primary source of engery for cells is
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Glucose

    • C. 

      Adrenaline

    • D. 

      Lactose

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