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  • 1. 
    Which of the following drugs inhibits the cytochrome P450 system?
    • A. 

      Busiparone

    • B. 

      Aspirin

    • C. 

      Cimetidine

    • D. 

      Loratadine

  • 2. 
    In medicine, what does "GLOC" stand for?
    • A. 

      Gravity Induced Lost Consciousness

    • B. 

      Gamma/Lepton Orbital Communications

    • C. 

      Gold And Lead Octahedral Chemistry

    • D. 

      Good Luck Observing Charon

  • 3. 
    In medicine, what is the function of the ACL?
    • A. 

      It Keeps The Plantar Fascia From Collapsing

    • B. 

      It Keeps The Olecranon In Its Place

    • C. 

      It Prevents The Femur From Disclocating At The Hip.

    • D. 

      It Keeps The Tibia From Subluxating Anteriorly

  • 4. 
    Into what type of vacuum tube would a phlebotomist draw a specimen to be used for a CBC?
    • A. 

      Edta

    • B. 

      Sst

    • C. 

      Acd

    • D. 

      Heparin

  • 5. 
    Where does the phrenic nerve carry its signal?
    • A. 

      Lungs To Cerebral Cortex

    • B. 

      Medulla Oblongata To Diaphragm

    • C. 

      Diaphragm To Lungs

    • D. 

      Cerebral Cortex To Lungs

  • 6. 
    What would the term PRN mean to a nurse or doctor?
    • A. 

      Per Renur Noctum

    • B. 

      Restricted To Bed Rest

    • C. 

      Partially Reticulated Neurosis

    • D. 

      Take As Needed

  • 7. 
    What does "multigravidae" mean?
    • A. 

      Second Or Subsequent Pregnancy

    • B. 

      Multiple Bruises

    • C. 

      Buried In Several Graves

    • D. 

      Multiple Broken Bones

  • 8. 
    Which rare condition occurs when the bowel turns in on itself and becomes obstructed?
    • A. 

      Regional Ileitis

    • B. 

      Malignancy

    • C. 

      Diverticulitis

    • D. 

      Intussusception

  • 9. 
    What is nystagmus?
    • A. 

      Inability To Conjugate Bile

    • B. 

      Inability To Secrete Bile

    • C. 

      Rapid, Repeated Eye Movement

    • D. 

      Malignant Eye Growth

  • 10. 
    What is an insulinoma?
    • A. 

      Tumor Of The Pancreas

    • B. 

      Tumor Of The Thyroid Gland

    • C. 

      Tumor Of The Pituitary Gland

    • D. 

      Tumor Of The Parathyroid Gland

  • 11. 
    Azotemia is a condition of which of these?
    • A. 

      Elevation Of Blood Urea Nitrogen

    • B. 

      Elevation Of Insulin

    • C. 

      Elevation Of Bilirubin

    • D. 

      Decreased Level Of Insulin

  • 12. 
    What was the original source of the chemotherapy drug Taxol (paclitaxel)?
    • A. 

      Genetically Engineered Cow Cells

    • B. 

      Yew Trees

    • C. 

      South American Tree Frogs

    • D. 

      Mirabilis Flowers

  • 13. 
    What is also known as neurofibromatosis?
    • A. 

      Klumpke' Paralysis

    • B. 

      Cirrhosis

    • C. 

      Von Recklinghausen's Disease

    • D. 

      Osgood-Schlatter Disease

  • 14. 
    In Kubler-Ross' stages of dying, which of the following aptly describes the third stage?
    • A. 

      Depression

    • B. 

      Bargaining

    • C. 

      Anger

    • D. 

      Denial And Isolation

  • 15. 
    What microorganism causes the development of Lyme's disease?
    • A. 

      Pseudomonas Aeruginosa

    • B. 

      Treponema Pallidum

    • C. 

      Borrelia Burgdorferi

    • D. 

      Clostridium