Surgical Tech ( Appleton And Lange) Part 11

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Appleton and Lange part 11 Questions 1000 - 1099


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  • 1. 
    Which muscle is utilized to effect a TRAM flap in breast reconstruction?
    • A. 

      Latissimus dorsi

    • B. 

      Transrectus abdominis

    • C. 

      Pectoralis major

    • D. 

      Pectoralis minor

  • 2. 
    The most widely used method of scar revision next to scar removal is
    • A. 

      Chemical peel

    • B. 

      Sanding

    • C. 

      Z-plasty

    • D. 

      Planing

  • 3. 
    The Pereyra needle is used in which specialty area of surgery?
    • A. 

      Neurology

    • B. 

      Urology

    • C. 

      Orthopedics

    • D. 

      Ophthalmology

  • 4. 
    Which ureteral catheter is used to dilate the ureter?
    • A. 

      Garceau tapered tip

    • B. 

      Basket catheter

    • C. 

      Braasch bulb

    • D. 

      Stent

  • 5. 
    The use of distilled water during a highly invasive genitourinary procedure such as a transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)  is prohibited for irrigation because of the potential for
    • A. 

      Hemolysis of RBC

    • B. 

      Electrolytic dissipation of current

    • C. 

      Increase of blood pressure

    • D. 

      Body fluid shift

  • 6. 
    Why is a 30-cc bag Foley used after a TURP?
    • A. 

      Hemostasis

    • B. 

      Decompression

    • C. 

      Creation of negative pressure

    • D. 

      Aspiration

  • 7. 
    The three lumens of a Foley are used for inflation, drainage, and
    • A. 

      Prevention of urine reflux

    • B. 

      Access for sterile urine specimens

    • C. 

      Continuous irrigation

    • D. 

      Additional hemostasis

  • 8. 
    The purpose of the kidney elevator is to
    • A. 

      Increase the space between the lower ribs and iliac crest

    • B. 

      Increase the space between the ribs

    • C. 

      Stabilize the patient

    • D. 

      Support the body in the flexed position

  • 9. 
    Why is the table straightened before closing a kidney incision?
    • A. 

      To facilitate easier respirations

    • B. 

      To create better approximation of tissues

    • C. 

      To facilitate better circulation

    • D. 

      To prevent nerve damage

  • 10. 
    Nonmalignant enlargement of the prostate is termed
    • A. 

      Prostatistis

    • B. 

      Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)

    • C. 

      Balanitis

    • D. 

      Prostatism

  • 11. 
    Urethral strictures can be dilated by use of each of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Philips filiform and followers

    • B. 

      Van Buren sounds

    • C. 

      Braasch bulb

    • D. 

      McCarthy dilators

  • 12. 
    A staghorn stone is one that lodges and continues to grow in the
    • A. 

      Renal calyx

    • B. 

      Space of Retzius

    • C. 

      Uteter

    • D. 

      Hilum

  • 13. 
    In cystoscopy, the irrigating solution is
    • A. 

      Distilled water

    • B. 

      Glycine

    • C. 

      Mannitol

    • D. 

      Sorbitol

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is NOT considered a permanent urinary diversion?
    • A. 

      Ileal conduit

    • B. 

      Ureterocystostomy

    • C. 

      Cutaneous ureterostomy

    • D. 

      Nephrostomy

  • 15. 
    Rib removal for surgical exposure of the kidney requires all of the following EXCEPT a (n)
    • A. 

      Alexander periosteotome

    • B. 

      Doyen raspatory

    • C. 

      Heaney clamp

    • D. 

      Stille shears

  • 16. 
    Penile condylomata are most successfully removed by
    • A. 

      Dermabrasion

    • B. 

      Laser

    • C. 

      Cautery

    • D. 

      Ultrasound

  • 17. 
    Removal of a testis or the testes is called
    • A. 

      Orchiopexy

    • B. 

      Orchiectomy

    • C. 

      Epididymectomy

    • D. 

      Vasectomy

  • 18. 
    Which solution is NOT used during a transurethral prostatectomy?
    • A. 

      Normal saline

    • B. 

      Sorbitol

    • C. 

      Mannitol

    • D. 

      Glycine

  • 19. 
    Temporary diversion of urinary drainage by means of an external catheter that drains the renal pelvis is called
    • A. 

      Vesicostomy

    • B. 

      Nephrostomy

    • C. 

      Pyelostomy

  • 20. 
    The procedure to treat organic sexual impotence is
    • A. 

      Spermatocelectomy

    • B. 

      Varicocelectomy

    • C. 

      Testicular implant

    • D. 

      Penile implant

  • 21. 
    Which anomaly is corrected by the MAGPI procedure?
    • A. 

      Epispadias

    • B. 

      Hypospadias

    • C. 

      Phimosis

    • D. 

      Chordee

  • 22. 
    Microscopic reversal of the male sterilization procedure is termed
    • A. 

      Spermatogenesis

    • B. 

      Orchiopexy

    • C. 

      Vasovasostomy

    • D. 

      Vasectomy

  • 23. 
    A needle biopsy of the prostate may be accomplished with a (n)
    • A. 

      Butterfly needle

    • B. 

      Angiocatheter

    • C. 

      Tru-cut needle

    • D. 

      Taper needle

  • 24. 
    When the male penis is curved ventrally with the meatus and the glans in close proximity to each other it is called
    • A. 

      Paraphimosis

    • B. 

      Phimosis

    • C. 

      Epispadias

    • D. 

      Chordee

  • 25. 
    An endoscopic procedure to treat stress incontinence is a
    • A. 

      Y-V- plasty

    • B. 

      Stent procedure

    • C. 

      Stamey procedure

    • D. 

      Colocystoplasty