Ultimate Pediatrics Exam Quiz: Trivia!

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Ultimate Pediatrics Exam Quiz: Trivia!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following can be found in the eyes during the physical examination of a newborn?
    • A. 

      Epstein pearls

    • B. 

      Brushfield spots

    • C. 

      Subgaleal hemorrhages

    • D. 

      Adamson's fringe

  • 2. 
    Which of the following immunizations is not given during the 6 month well visit?
    • A. 

      Hepatitis B

    • B. 

      Hepatitis A

    • C. 

      Rotavirus

    • D. 

      Human influenza B

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a contraindication to immunization with MMR vaccine?
    • A. 

      Illness with low-grade fever

    • B. 

      Low-dose corticosteroid treatment

    • C. 

      Neomycin allergy

    • D. 

      Egg allergy

  • 4. 
    Which of the following defines failure to thrive?
    • A. 

      Weight curve has fallen by two major percentiles from previous rate of growth

    • B. 

      Loss of 20% of either body weight, head circumference or height

    • C. 

      Weight curve has fallen three major percentiles from previous growth rate

    • D. 

      A child below the 2nd percentile all three categories

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is passed to a baby during breastfeeding?
    • A. 

      IgE

    • B. 

      IgM

    • C. 

      IgG

    • D. 

      IgA

  • 6. 
    What is the APGAR score of the following baby? Baby sneezes when a catheter is placed in his nostril and is actively moving but not crying.  Pulse 95.  Breathing slow and irregular.  The body is pink but the extremities are blue.
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      7

  • 7. 
    At what age can a baby first make a "raspberry" sound?
    • A. 

      1-2 months

    • B. 

      3-5 months

    • C. 

      6-8 months

    • D. 

      9-11 months

  • 8. 
    Which Tanner stage describes a male with a small amount of long downy pubic hair and a testicular volume of 1.6-6mL, penile length 3cm?
    • A. 

      Tanner I

    • B. 

      Tanner II

    • C. 

      Tanner III

    • D. 

      Tanner IV

  • 9. 
    At what age should a child have his/her first formal visual screening evaluation?
    • A. 

      18 months

    • B. 

      2 years

    • C. 

      3 years

    • D. 

      5 years

  • 10. 
    What is the most common cause of acute otitis media?
    • A. 

      Haemophilis influenzae

    • B. 

      Moraxella catarrhalis

    • C. 

      Coxsackie virus

    • D. 

      Streptococcus pneumoniae

  • 11. 
    What is the first-line treatment for acute otitis media?
    • A. 

      Augmentin x 5 days

    • B. 

      Amoxicillin x 5 days

    • C. 

      Augmentin x 10 days

    • D. 

      Amoxicillin x 10 days

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is a preventative measure for otitis externa?
    • A. 

      Removing pacifiers from infants

    • B. 

      Administration of 1:1 solution of vinegar and 70% ethyl alcohol

    • C. 

      Xylitol

    • D. 

      Tympanostomy tubes

  • 13. 
    Which test is definitive for mononucleosis?
    • A. 

      Positive mono spot

    • B. 

      Elevated IgM capsid antibody

    • C. 

      Cultures positive for corynebacterium

    • D. 

      More than 10% atypical lymphocytes on peripheral smear

  • 14. 
    What is the most common causative organism of croup?
    • A. 

      H influenza

    • B. 

      RSV

    • C. 

      Parainfluenza virus

    • D. 

      Rhinovirus

  • 15. 
    What is the most common cause of bronchiolitis?
    • A. 

      RSV

    • B. 

      Parinfluenza virus

    • C. 

      H influenza

    • D. 

      Rhinovirus

  • 16. 
    What is the causative organism of herpangina?
    • A. 

      RSV

    • B. 

      Coxsackie virus

    • C. 

      Adenovirus

    • D. 

      Coronavirus

  • 17. 
    What is the most common cause of emphysema in childhood?
    • A. 

      Alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency

    • B. 

      Cystic fibrosis

    • C. 

      Second hand smoke inhalation

    • D. 

      Bronchopulmonary dysplasia

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is not a component of the tetralogy of Fallot?
    • A. 

      Ventricular septal defect

    • B. 

      Pulmonary stenosis

    • C. 

      Overriding aorta

    • D. 

      Left ventricular hypertrophy

  • 19. 
    What is the most common innocent murmur of early childhood?
    • A. 

      Venous hum

    • B. 

      Pulmonary ejection murmur

    • C. 

      Still murmur

    • D. 

      Peripheral arterial pulmonary stenosis

  • 20. 
    Which of the following presents with a blowing systolic murmur at the upper left sternal border and a holosystolic murmur at the lower left sternal border?
    • A. 

      Patent ductus arteriosus

    • B. 

      Ventricular septal defect

    • C. 

      Tetralogy of Fallot

    • D. 

      Pulmonary atresia

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is associated with bilious vomiting?
    • A. 

      Volvulus

    • B. 

      Intussusception

    • C. 

      Intestinal obstruction

    • D. 

      GERD

  • 22. 
    What is the most frequent cause of intestinal obstruction in the first two years of life?
    • A. 

      Constipation

    • B. 

      Intussusception

    • C. 

      Volvulus

    • D. 

      Low fiber diet

  • 23. 
    What is the most common cause of anal itching in children?
    • A. 

      Diarrhea

    • B. 

      Cleansing the area with hot water or strong soap

    • C. 

      Yeast infection

    • D. 

      Pinworms

  • 24. 
    A patient has an umbilical hernia with a fascial defect of about 1 cm and no signs of strangulation.  If the hernia persists, at what age is surgery indicated?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      3 years

    • C. 

      4 years

    • D. 

      5 years

    • E. 

      Surgery is not indicated

  • 25. 
    An African American newborn presents with jaundice at 48hours of age.  TSB is 5.   Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
    • A. 

      G6PD deficiency

    • B. 

      Crigler-Najar syndrome

    • C. 

      Physiologic jaundice

    • D. 

      Hemolysis