Pathology Respiratory System

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Pathology Respiratory System

Diseases enter the body through different paths. Therefore, to well diagnose a patient is by working backwards through the paths to identify the source. The Pathology quiz below tests your knowledge on the respiratory system niche.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which gas below is not involved in internal gas exchange  
    • A. 

      Co-2

    • B. 

      O-2

    • C. 

      Co-1

  • 2. 
    Which gas below is a product of cellular metabolism  
    • A. 

      Co-2

    • B. 

      O-2

    • C. 

      Co-1

  • 3. 
    Which structure is posterior to the trachea  
    • A. 

      Esophagus

    • B. 

      Thyroid

    • C. 

      Thymus

  • 4. 
    The structure is commonly called the throat  
    • A. 

      Larynx

    • B. 

      Pharynx

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

  • 5. 
    When swallowing this stucture covers the larynx (top of trachea)
    • A. 

      Soft palate

    • B. 

      Glottis

    • C. 

      Epiglottis

  • 6. 
    The trachea and bronchi are held open by
    • A. 

      Epiglottis

    • B. 

      Glottis

    • C. 

      Cartilage

  • 7. 
    Which structure connects to the alveoli
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Bronchioles

    • C. 

      Bronchus

  • 8. 
    The formal name of the air sacs is the
    • A. 

      Alveoli

    • B. 

      Capillaries

    • C. 

      Corpuslces

  • 9. 
    Which structure is part of the upper respiratory airway
    • A. 

      Alveoli

    • B. 

      Bronchioles

    • C. 

      Pharynx

  • 10. 
    Allergic rhinitis is associated with the______ immunoglobulin
    • A. 

      IgG

    • B. 

      IgE

    • C. 

      IgM

  • 11. 
    Sinusitis would not affect this area of the face
    • A. 

      Maxillary

    • B. 

      Ethmoid

    • C. 

      Lacrimal

  • 12. 
    Which condition below is a medical emergency
    • A. 

      Epiglottisitis

    • B. 

      Laryngitis

    • C. 

      Pharyngitis

  • 13. 
    Mononucelosis the kissing disease is caused by which virus
    • A. 

      Influenza

    • B. 

      Epstein barr

    • C. 

      Hpv

  • 14. 
    Pneumonia is a common complication of
    • A. 

      Tuberculoisis

    • B. 

      Influenza

    • C. 

      Corynza

  • 15. 
    Which condition below would most liely cause Legionaire's disease
    • A. 

      Below zero conditions

    • B. 

      Contaminated steamy water

    • C. 

      Gastic aspiration

  • 16. 
    Which disorder is not a COPD
    • A. 

      Emphysema

    • B. 

      Cystic fibrosis

    • C. 

      Pneumonia

  • 17. 
    Which gas below absorbs into the cells
    • A. 

      CO-2

    • B. 

      O-2

    • C. 

      CO-1

  • 18. 
    Lose of alveoli elasticity is characteristic of COPD
    • A. 

      Emphysema

    • B. 

      Tuberculosis

    • C. 

      Pneumoconiosis

  • 19. 
    Which condition below has increased numbers of RBC's
    • A. 

      Polycythemia

    • B. 

      Anemia

    • C. 

      Leukemia

  • 20. 
    Bronchiectasis is associated with disorder
    • A. 

      Emphysema

    • B. 

      Cystic fibrosis

    • C. 

      Tuberculosis

  • 21. 
    Which disorder has the characteric dilated bronchi
    • A. 

      Chronic bronchitis

    • B. 

      Emphysema

    • C. 

      Bronchiectasis

  • 22. 
    Which disorder affects the respiratory and digestice system
    • A. 

      Emphysema

    • B. 

      Asthma

    • C. 

      Cystic fibrosis

  • 23. 
    Individuals with asthma have 3 classic complication which one is not
    • A. 

      Excessive mucus

    • B. 

      Ascites

    • C. 

      Bronchoconstriction

  • 24. 
    This disorder is also known as the consumption disease
    • A. 

      Tuberculosis

    • B. 

      Emphysema

    • C. 

      Cystic fibrosis

  • 25. 
    This procedure is used for screening protential TB exposed individuals prior to employement
    • A. 

      Alveoli biopsy

    • B. 

      Mantoux test

    • C. 

      O-2 and CO-2 biopsy

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