Hematology Test! Hardest Trivia Questions! Quiz

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Hematology Test! Hardest Trivia Questions! Quiz

Different types of diseases are associated with blood. As a hematologist, you are expected to know the telltale signs for these diseases, how they develop, and how to use lab results as evidence. Can you give the right diagnosis to your patients? Can you handle this hematology test made up of the hardest trivia questions? The best way to find out is for you to take it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is leukemia?
    • A. 

      An important french test

    • B. 

      An ice cream flavor

    • C. 

      The cancer of blood

    • D. 

      A website

  • 2. 
    Where does leukemia begin?
    • A. 

      In the red blood cells

    • B. 

      In the bones

    • C. 

      In the brain

    • D. 

      In the white blood cells

  • 3. 
    Which is a symptom of leukemia?
    • A. 

      Getting hungry more often

    • B. 

      Easy bleeding or bruising

    • C. 

      Becoming fat

    • D. 

      Chest pains

  • 4. 
    About how many people get leukemia year?
    • A. 

      66,400

    • B. 

      44,600

    • C. 

      4,900

    • D. 

      10

  • 5. 
    What is leukemia?
    • A. 

      An important french test

    • B. 

      An ice cream flavor

    • C. 

      The cancer of blood

    • D. 

      A website

  • 6. 
    Where does leukemia begin?
    • A. 

      In the red blood cells

    • B. 

      In the bones

    • C. 

      In the brain

    • D. 

      In the white blood cells

  • 7. 
    Which is a symptom of leukemia?
    • A. 

      Getting hungry more often

    • B. 

      Easy bleeding or bruising

    • C. 

      Becoming fat

    • D. 

      Chest pains

  • 8. 
    About how many people get leukemia year?
    • A. 

      66,400

    • B. 

      44,600

    • C. 

      4,900

    • D. 

      10

  • 9. 
    What is leukemia?
    • A. 

      An important french test

    • B. 

      An ice cream flavor

    • C. 

      The cancer of blood

    • D. 

      A website

  • 10. 
    Where does leukemia begin?
    • A. 

      In the red blood cells

    • B. 

      In the bones

    • C. 

      In the brain

    • D. 

      In the white blood cells

  • 11. 
    Which is a symptom of leukemia?
    • A. 

      Getting hungry more often

    • B. 

      Easy bleeding or bruising

    • C. 

      Becoming fat

    • D. 

      Chest pains

  • 12. 
    About how many people get leukemia year?
    • A. 

      66,400

    • B. 

      44,600

    • C. 

      4,900

    • D. 

      10

  • 13. 
    What is leukemia?
    • A. 

      An important french test

    • B. 

      An ice cream flavor

    • C. 

      The cancer of blood

    • D. 

      A website

  • 14. 
    Where does leukemia begin?
    • A. 

      In the red blood cells

    • B. 

      In the bones

    • C. 

      In the brain

    • D. 

      In the white blood cells

  • 15. 
    Which is a symptom of leukemia?
    • A. 

      Getting hungry more often

    • B. 

      Easy bleeding or bruising

    • C. 

      Becoming fat

    • D. 

      Chest pains

  • 16. 
    About how many people get leukemia year?
    • A. 

      66,400

    • B. 

      44,600

    • C. 

      4,900

    • D. 

      10

  • 17. 
    A 40-year-old woman has had fatigue since 3 months. O/E, Pustules on face, hepatosplenomegaly. Lab. studies show Hgb 10.2 g/dl, Hct 31.1%, MCV 90 fL, WBC count 67,000/µL, platelet count 50,000/µL. PBS is shown. Labs- prolonged PT, PTT, thrombocytpenia, presence of D-dimers. Which of the following is the most likely chromosomal abnormality?
    • A. 

      BCL-2

    • B. 

      T(15;17)

    • C. 

      T(9;22)

    • D. 

      BCR-ABL

    • E. 

      C-MYC

  • 18. 
    A 35-year-old man has had fatigue, fever, and episodes of epistaxis for past 3 months. O/E his T is 37.5 C. Lab. studies show Hb 12.5 g/dL, Hct 37.6%, MCV 89 fL, platelet count 170,000/µL, & WBC count 52,000/µL. Peripheral blood smear shows large blasts with Auer rods. What is the most likely diagnosis?
    • A. 

      Chronic myelogenous leukemia

    • B. 

      Infectious mononucleosis

    • C. 

      Plasma cell leukemia

    • D. 

      Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

    • E. 

      Acute myelogenous leukemia

  • 19. 
    A 6-yr-old boy presents with fatigue and fever. O/E- marked pallor. Labs- anemia, thrombocytopenia, and leukocytosis. PBS shows 90% blasts that stain positive on IHC with TdT. What is your diagnosis?
    • A. 

      ALL

    • B. 

      AML

    • C. 

      CML

    • D. 

      CLL

  • 20. 
    A 5-year-old boy has become increasingly lethargic for past 2 months. O/E T- 37.3 C. Echymoses is noted on the skin of his lower legs. Hb 9.2 g/dL, Hct 27.8%, MCV 91 fL, platelet count 101,000/µL, WBC count 12,128/µL. BM biopsy shows 100% cellularity with replacement by primitive cells with large nuclei, delicate chromatin; indistinct nucleoli with scanty cytoplasm. These cells mark for CD10 (CALLA) antigen. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
    • A. 

      Acute myeloid leukemia

    • B. 

      Hodgkin disease

    • C. 

      Acute lymphoblastic leukemia

    • D. 

      Epstein-Barr virus infection

    • E. 

      Acute myeloid leukemia

  • 21. 
    A figure skater who won gold medals at the 1928, 1932, and 1936 Winter Olympic games became progressively fatigued her late 50's, leading to a workup that revealed a CBC with Hb 10.1 g/dL (low), Hct 30.5%, MCV 90 fL, platelet count 89,000/uL (low), and WBC count 31,300/uL (high). From the peripheral blood picture shown here, the most likely diagnosis is:
    • A. 

      Infectious mononucleosis

    • B. 

      CLL

    • C. 

      Iron deficiency anemia

    • D. 

      Bacterial septicemia

    • E. 

      ALL

  • 22. 
    For past 4 months, a 62-year-old man has noted increasing fatigue and shortness of breath with minimal exercise. Physical examination shows non-tender cervical lymphadenopathy. Liver span measures 10 cm in right mid-clavicular line. Spleen is palpated 3 cm below left costal margin on inspiration. CBC shows WBC count 23,100/µL with 16 segmented neutrophils, 2 bands, 78 lymphocytes, and 4 monocytes, Hb 11.0 g/dL, Hct 36%, MCV 90, and platelet count 277,300/µL. Direct Coombs test is positive. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
    • A. 

      Leukemoid reaction

    • B. 

      CML

    • C. 

      AML

    • D. 

      ALL

    • E. 

      CLL

  • 23. 
    A 42-year-old man has had fevers for the past 4 weeks. On examination, he is febrile. Lab. studies show a Hb of 12.2 g/dL, Hct 37.1%, MCV 92 fL, platelet count 243,000/uL, and WBC count 75,000/uL (high). The WBC differential count shows 82 segs, 8 bands, 3 metamyelocytes, 1 myelocyte, 4 lymphocytes, and 1 monocyte. The leukocyte alkaline phosphatase (LAP) score is high at 130. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis
    • A. 

      CML

    • B. 

      Leukemoid reaction

    • C. 

      Leuko-erythroblastic reaction

    • D. 

      Acute monocytic leukemia

    • E. 

      Acute promyelocytic leukemia

  • 24. 
    A 48-year-old man has experienced increasing malaise and difficulty concentrating at work for past 6 months. O/E he has splenomegaly but no lymphadenopathy. He is afebrile. Hb 12.0 g/dL, Hct 35.8%, MCV 92 fL, platelet count 390,000/uL, WBC count 190,000/uL with DLC 73 segs, 12 bands, 6 metamyelocytes, 2 myelocytes, 2 myeloblasts, and 5 lymphos. LAP score is decreased. Which of the following findings is most likely to be present in this patient?
    • A. 

      Vimentin positive spindle cells

    • B. 

      Cytokeratin positive glands

    • C. 

      Translocation between chromosomes 9 and 22

    • D. 

      Point mutation of K-RAS

    • E. 

      Elevated AFP levels

  • 25. 
    Based upon the karyotype seen here, which of the following peripheral blood smear findings did this 43-year-old man most likely have: (SORRY, THAT'S AS CLEAR AS I COILD GET THIS PICTURE)
    • A. 

      Lymphocytosis

    • B. 

      Increased leukocyte alkaline phosphatase score

    • C. 

      Numerous blasts with Auer rods

    • D. 

      Fragmented red blood cells

    • E. 

      Basophilia

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