Liver Functions And Disease Quiz! Trivia

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Liver Quizzes & Trivia

The liver is a vital organ that detoxifies various metabolites, manufactures proteins, and produces biochemicals. This whole function is essential for digestion and growth. It is placed in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, below the diaphragm in humans. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about the liver's roles and functions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The function of the hepatic vein is:
    • A. 

      Returns blood from liver to Endocrine

    • B. 

      Returns blood from the liver to the heart

    • C. 

      Returns blood from heart to liver

    • D. 

      Returns blood from Endocrine to liver

  • 2. 
    All Functions of liver in Carbohydrate Except:
    • A. 

      Glycogenesis

    • B. 

      Gluconeogenesis

    • C. 

      Synthesis of cholesterol

    • D. 

      Synthesis of mucopolysaccharides

  • 3. 
    All of the following are functions of the liver Except:
    • A. 

      Bile storage

    • B. 

      Metabolism and excretion of aldosterone, glucocorticoids, estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone

    • C. 

      Bile production

    • D. 

      Glycogen storage

  • 4. 
    Production of bilirubin is done from the breakdown of:
    • A. 

      Vitamin K

    • B. 

      Old RBC's

    • C. 

      Steroids

    • D. 

      Non of the above

  • 5. 
    In cirrhosis, hepatitis, myocardial infarction, trauma we find:
    • A. 

      Increase ALT and AST 

    • B. 

      Decrease ALT and AST 

    • C. 

      No effect on ALT and AST

    • D. 

      Decrease GGT

  • 6. 
    In hepatic disease we find:
    • A. 

      Increase ALT and AST 

    • B. 

      Increase GGT

    • C. 

      Increase Alp and bilirubin

    • D. 

      All of the above 

  • 7. 
    Normally conjugated bilirubin is about 85-90% of the total.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Cholesterol will be high in plasma in severe liver disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Inflammation of the liver caused by virus, bacteria, toxins, obstruction, parasites, or drugs is the definition of: 
    • A. 

      Kidney disease

    • B. 

      Heart disease

    • C. 

      Hepatitis

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Ahmad has hepatitis, his Current weight is 60Kg, protein needs for Ahmad is: 
    • A. 

      48g

    • B. 

      70g

    • C. 

      80g

    • D. 

      29g

  • 11. 
    Severe chronic liver disease with the liver having fibrosis and nodules is:
    • A. 

      Cirrhosis

    • B. 

      Hepatitis

    • C. 

      Jaundice

    • D. 

      Wilson’s Diseases

  • 12. 
    Yellow tinge to the skin and whites of the eyes is symptoms of:
    • A. 

      Cirrhosis 

    • B. 

      Jaundice

    • C. 

      Alcoholism

    • D. 

      Kidney disease

  • 13. 
    Recommendations for Jaundice patient are:
    • A. 

      Not to take oily and spicy food.

    • B. 

      Take rest as much as one can and drink water at least 3 liters a day

    • C. 

      Eat abundance of green leafy vegetables and juice

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    Disease have a direct relationship with copper is:
    • A. 

      Cirrhosis

    • B. 

      Alcoholism

    • C. 

      Jaundice 

    • D. 

      Wilson’s Diseases

  • 15. 
    The pancreas may eventually become fibrotic in a Pancreatitis patient.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    All of the following are Causes of pancreatitis Except:
    • A. 

      Elevated serum amylase and lipase

    • B. 

      Blockage or reflux of ductal contents into the pancreatic duct

    • C. 

      Elevated ALT and AST 

    • D. 

      Alcoholism

  • 17. 
    NPO is:
    • A. 

      Nothing pass orally

    • B. 

      Noway to process oxygen

    • C. 

      Nothing to posses Orally

    • D. 

      Non ot the above

  • 18. 
    Chronic pancreatitis is reversible and can treat by Diet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Ali has Chronic pancreatitis, His weight 120Ib .. protein needs: 
    • A. 

      100g

    • B. 

      120g

    • C. 

      60g

    • D. 

      50g

  • 20. 
    All of the following are RISK FACTORS of Pancreatic cancer Except:
    • A. 

      Diabetes

    • B. 

      High fat diet

    • C. 

      Industrial chemical exposure

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    Stage II pancreatic cancer:
    • A. 

      Cancer has spread to the lymph nodes, although not necessarily too distant organs

    • B. 

      Cancer has spread to the colon, spleen, stomach, or involves local major blood vessels, but has not reached the lymph system.

    • C. 

      Cancer has metastasized to more distant organs such as the lungs, or liver.

    • D. 

      The cancer is limited to the pancreas, or its spread is localized in the surrounding tissues of the small intestine, stomach, and bile duct.

  • 22. 
    Stage IV pancreatic cancer:
    • A. 

      Cancer has spread to the lymph nodes, although not necessarily too distant organs

    • B. 

      Cancer has spread to the colon, spleen, stomach, or involves local major blood vessels, but has not reached the lymph system.

    • C. 

      Cancer has metastasized to more distant organs such as the lungs, or liver.

    • D. 

      The cancer is limited to the pancreas, or its spread is localized in the surrounding tissues of the small intestine, stomach, and bile duct.

  • 23. 
    If there is left-sided heart failure, liver sinusoids can function as a depot for blood that is backed up.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    If the bilirubin gets extremely high, it can cause :
    • A. 

      Kernicterus

    • B. 

      Neurological problems

    • C. 

      Brain damage

    • D. 

      A+B

    • E. 

      A+C

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 25. 
    Cholelithiasis is: 
    • A. 

      A hereditary disorder causing abnormal retention of copper in the body as it is not excreted in the bile

    • B. 

      Formation of stones within the gallbladder or biliary duct

    • C. 

      Chronic consumption of ethanol

    • D. 

      Yellowish tint to body tissues caused by large quantities of bilirubin in extracellular fluid

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