A Diseases And Disorders Knowledge Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    The following are more in favor of type I diabetes mellitus than type II, except:
    • A. 

      Association with ketoacidosis

    • B. 

      AssociationwithHLA-DR3orHLA-DR4

    • C. 

      Strong family history of diabetes

    • D. 

      Present of islet cell antibodies

    • E. 

      Abrupt onset of signs and symptoms

  • 2. 
    Diabetes may be secondary to all of the following, except:
    • A. 

      Cushing's syndrome

    • B. 

      Thiazidetherapy

    • C. 

      Acromegaly

    • D. 

      Pancreatic carcinoma

    • E. 

      Insulinoma

  • 3. 
    All of the following are complications of diabetes mellitus, except:
    • A. 

      Macroglossia

    • B. 

      Backgroundretinopathy

    • C. 

      Cataracts

    • D. 

      Mononeuritis multiplex

    • E. 

      Impotence

  • 4. 
    The following about diabetic ketoacidosis are true, except:
    • A. 

      Hypotension with tachycardia indicates profound fluid and electrolytes depletion

    • B. 

      Thromboembolicpnenomenonisrecognizedcomplication

    • C. 

      Total body potassium is high

    • D. 

      More common in type I diabetes

    • E. 

      Causes Kussmaul breathing

  • 5. 
    The following are true in diabetes mellitus type 1, except:
    • A. 

      It starts usually below 30 years old age

    • B. 

      Absoluteinsulindeficiency

    • C. 

      Sulfonyl Urea drugs are contraindicated

    • D. 

      Anti-GAD antibodies are usually positive

    • E. 

      Develops hyperosmolar hyperglycemic coma without insulin

  • 6. 
    All of the following may be used in the treatment of thyrotoxicosis, except:
    • A. 

      Neomercazole

    • B. 

      Radio-active iodine

    • C. 

      Surgery

    • D. 

      Propranolol inderal

    • E. 

      Cyclophosphamide

  • 7. 
    Hypothyroidism may give rise to all of the following, except:
    • A. 

      Periorbitalpuffiness

    • B. 

      Carpaltunnelsyndrome

    • C. 

      Cold intolerance

    • D. 

      Hair loss

    • E. 

      Polycythemia

  • 8. 
    35 years old female presented with bone pain and generalized weakness. Labs show decreased PTH, decreased Ca, and normal Vitamin D. The most likely diagnosis is:
    • A. 

      1-alpha-hydroxylase deficiency

    • B. 

      Hypoparathyroidism

    • C. 

      VitaminDdeficiency

    • D. 

      Vitamin C deficiency

    • E. 

      Vitamin B12 deficiency

  • 9. 
    All of the following are causes of hypercalcemia, except:
    • A. 

      Acute pancreatitis

    • B. 

      B. Sarcoidosis

    • C. 

      Multiple myeloma

    • D. 

      Cancer of lungs

    • E. 

      Hyperparathyroidism

  • 10. 
    All of the following are causes of hypercalcemia, except:
    • A. 

      Medullary carcinoma of the thyroid

    • B. 

      Squamous cell carcinoma of the lung

    • C. 

      Milk alkali syndrome

    • D. 

      Addison's disease

    • E. 

      Thyrotoxicosis

  • 11. 
    Features of Cushing's syndrome include all of the following, except:
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Psychiatric symptoms

    • C. 

      Diabetes

    • D. 

      Tall stature in children

    • E. 

      Hypokalemia

  • 12. 
    Gynecomastia may be caused by all of the following, except:
    • A. 

      Cirrhosis of the liver

    • B. 

      B. Furosemide

    • C. 

      Spironolactone

    • D. 

      Klinefelter syndrome

    • E. 

      Cimetidine

  • 13. 
    One of the following would be unexpected finding in a patient with pheochromocytoma:
    • A. 

      Paroxysmal hypertension

    • B. 

      Persistent hypertension

    • C. 

      Excessive sweating

    • D. 

      Bilateral tumor in 50% of cases

    • E. 

      Palpitation

  • 14. 
    All of the following are clinical features of panhypopituitarism, except:
    • A. 

      Hyperpigmentation

    • B. 

      Hypotension

    • C. 

      Cold intolerance

    • D. 

      Loss of secondary sexual characteristics

    • E. 

      Infertility

  • 15. 
    The following may cause hyperprolactinemia, except: 
    • A. 

      A pituitary tumor

    • B. 

      Phenothiazines

    • C. 

      Intrauterine contraception device

    • D. 

      Oral contraception

    • E. 

      Breasts stimulation

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