What Do You Know About Neoplasia? Trivia Questions Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What does the proliferation of neoplastic cells lead to?
    • A. 

      Neoplasia

    • B. 

      Tumors

    • C. 

      Atrophy

    • D. 

      Freckles

    • E. 

      Brain cancer

  • 2. 
    What is the term that means "new growth?"
    • A. 

      Anaplasia

    • B. 

      Metaplasia

    • C. 

      Neoplasia

    • D. 

      Hyperplasia

  • 3. 
    Correlation of both ___________ and __________ data have lead to criteria for diagnosing tumors as either benign & malignant.
    • A. 

      Clinical, statistical

    • B. 

      Histologic, clinical

    • C. 

      Histologic, statistical

    • D. 

      Demographical, hitological

  • 4. 
    What kind of tumors has limited growth potential and a good outcome?
    • A. 

      Malignant

    • B. 

      Hypertrophic

    • C. 

      Hypotrophic

    • D. 

      Benign

  • 5. 
    Who determines the definitive diagnosis of tumors?
    • A. 

      Oncologist

    • B. 

      Pharmacist

    • C. 

      Physician

    • D. 

      Your mom

    • E. 

      Pathologist

  • 6. 
    Malignant tumors are sharply demarcated and are often encapsulated in connective tissue. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Benign tumors compress the normal, surrounding tissue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A leiyoma of the uterus is considered benign or malignant?
    • A. 

      Benign

    • B. 

      Malignant

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 9. 
    What kind of tumors lack a capsule and are not demarcated?
    • A. 

      Hypertrophic

    • B. 

      Malignant

    • C. 

      Hypotrophic

    • D. 

      Benign

  • 10. 
    Malignant tumors invade the surrounding tissue by infiltration.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Is an adenocarcinoma of the colon considered malignant or benign?
    • A. 

      Malignant

    • B. 

      Benign

    • C. 

      I have no friggin clue

  • 12. 
    What kind of tumors resembles the tissue from which they have arisen?
    • A. 

      Hypertrophic

    • B. 

      Malignant

    • C. 

      Benign

  • 13. 
    Is a lipoma considered to be malignant or benign?
    • A. 

      Malignant

    • B. 

      Benign

  • 14. 
    If a pathology report came back saying the cells have prominent anaplasia, pleomorphism, and multiple mitosis-what would you conclude without reading further?
    • A. 

      That you are dealing with a benign specimen

    • B. 

      That you are dealing with a malignant specimen

    • C. 

      That you need to phone a friend

    • D. 

      That you left your car door open

  • 15. 
    What does pleomorphism mean?
    • A. 

      Uncontrolled mitosis

    • B. 

      Multiple nuclei

    • C. 

      Variability in shape and size

    • D. 

      The cells are different from where they arose from

  • 16. 
    What is a normal N/C ratio?
    • A. 

      1:1

    • B. 

      1:3

    • C. 

      1:8

    • D. 

      3:6

    • E. 

      1:5

  • 17. 
    IN a malignant tumor the N/C ratio most commonly exhibited is:
    • A. 

      1:2

    • B. 

      1:1

    • C. 

      3:6

    • D. 

      1:8

    • E. 

      What's an N/C ratio?

  • 18. 
    Benign tumors contain more cells that are undergoing abnormal mitosis, reflecting their rapid growth and replication, with prominent nucleoli.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    What is the process called by which cells move from one site to another?
    • A. 

      Transportation

    • B. 

      Biotransformation

    • C. 

      Metastasis

    • D. 

      Metrostatic

    • E. 

      Flagellum

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is NOT a pathway in which malignant cells spread (metastasize)?
    • A. 

      Lymph

    • B. 

      Saliva

    • C. 

      Blood

  • 21. 
    What is an example of lymphatic metastasis?
    • A. 

      Renal cell carcinoma

    • B. 

      Adrenal adenoma

    • C. 

      Breast cancer

    • D. 

      Leiyoma

  • 22. 
    What is an example of metastasis occurring as a direct extension of the primary tumor?
    • A. 

      Breast cancer developing over a course of 3 months

    • B. 

      Leukemia developing at a very young age

    • C. 

      Renal cell carcinoma spreading to the adrenal gland

    • D. 

      HIV developing into AIDs

  • 23. 
    Is a metastatic malignant melanoma of the vertebra considered to be malignant or benign?
    • A. 

      Malignant

    • B. 

      Benign

  • 24. 
    Benign or malignant? Metastatic adenocarcinoma in periaortic lymph nodes.
    • A. 

      Benign

    • B. 

      Malignant

  • 25. 
    What is metastatic adenocarcinoma of the stomach that specifically goes to the ovary called?
    • A. 

      Metastatic adenocarcinoma

    • B. 

      Melanoma

    • C. 

      Krukenberg tumor

    • D. 

      Wilson's tumor

    • E. 

      Richtsler's tumor

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