Pediatric Quiz (March 2010)

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     One of the following statements is true regarding Hearing Loss in child
    • A. 

      Parents will know if their child has hearing loss by the time their child is 2-3 months age

    • B. 

      Parents can identify hearing loss by clapping the hand behind the child’s head

    • C. 

      Hearing loss identified beyond 6 months age can have speech and language delays

    • D. 

      Children younger than 12 months can’t be fitted with hearing aids

  • 2. 
       One of the following is not the risk factor for sensorineural hearing loss in infant
    • A. 

      Severe birth asphyxia

    • B. 

      Birth wt less than 1500 gms

    • C. 

      Family H/O deafness

    • D. 

      TORCH infections

    • E. 

      Cleft Palate

  • 3. 
      One of the following statement is not true regarding Thumb Sucking
    • A. 

      It can start start as early as 15 weeks of gestation

    • B. 

      It is not harmful to teeth and jaws until eruption of permanent teeth

    • C. 

      Only few children suck their thumbs or fingers at some time in their early life

    • D. 

      The only time it might cause concern is if it goes on beyond 6 to 8 years of age or affects the shape of the child's mouth and the position of teeth.

  • 4. 
       One of the following statement  is not true regarding Pertusis
    • A. 

      The illness usually is milder in adults than in children, but the duration of the paroxysmal cough is just as long as in children

    • B. 

      When treatment is initiated during the catarrhal stage, symptoms may be less severe

    • C. 

      Adults and adolescents are the primary reservoir for pertussis.

    • D. 

      It is usually diagnosed during paroxysmal stage

    • E. 

      Treatment with an effective antibiotic doesn’t shorten the infectious period but generally alters the outcome of the disease

  • 5. 
       One of the following statement  is not true regarding Acute Bronchiolitis:
    • A. 

      Most common organism is RSV

    • B. 

      It is essentially a clinical diagnosis

    • C. 

      Use of Dexamethasone has been proved to be much beneficial in recovery

    • D. 

      Nebulized epinephrine results in significant clinical improvement

    • E. 

      Oxygen is drug of choice for hypoxic child with respiratory distress

  • 6. 
        A child has presented with a palpable asymptomatic midline neck mass below the level of the hyoid bone. The mass on the neck moves during swallowing or on protrusion of the tongue. What is the most likely diagnosis
    • A. 

      Thyroglossal Cyst

    • B. 

      Ranula

    • C. 

      Cystic Hygroma

    • D. 

      Branchial Cleft Cyst

  • 7. 
      Follwing are causes of Hypothyroidism in a 3 months old child Except
    • A. 

      Congenital Hypothyroidism

    • B. 

      Graves Disease

    • C. 

      Hoshimoto’s Thyroiditis

    • D. 

      Abnormal development of brain

  • 8. 
       A 11 months old child presents with respiratory distress. On examination, there is B/L crepitations and rhonchi. Which of the following is most likely cause  
    • A. 

      Pneumionia

    • B. 

      Rhinovirus

    • C. 

      Adenovirus

    • D. 

      Respiratory Syncitial Virus

  • 9. 
       A 3 years old child is diagnosed to have Hib Meningitis. The investigation to be done before discharge is
    • A. 

      MRI of head

    • B. 

      Physiotherapist’s consultation

    • C. 

      BERA

    • D. 

      Test for cerebellar functions

  • 10. 
        Acute flaccid paralysis is reported in age group
    • A. 

      0-1 years

    • B. 

      0-2 years

    • C. 

      1-10 years

    • D. 

      0-15 years

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