Uti Or Yeast Infection Quiz

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Uti Or Yeast Infection Quiz

How much information do you have about Urinary tract infections? Let's test your knowledge with the help of this quiz. To score the maximum marks, try answering all the questions correctly. So, are you ready? All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All these are examples of urinary tract infections EXCEPT...
    • A. 

      Cystitis

    • B. 

      Urethritis

    • C. 

      Pyleonephritis

    • D. 

      Perinephric abscess

    • E. 

      Periurethritis

  • 2. 
    UTIs are divided epidemiologically by where the infection is acquired. Which of these are NOT examples of causative organisms of UTIs from the community?
    • A. 

      Escherichia coli

    • B. 

      Staphylococcus aureus

    • C. 

      Staphylococcus saprophyticus

    • D. 

      Serratia marcescens

  • 3. 
    All of these infectious/ virulence/ bacterial factors can lead to UTIs except...
    • A. 

      Fimbriae (pili) of bacteria

    • B. 

      Capsular antigens

    • C. 

      Siderophores

    • D. 

      Tamm-Horsfall protein

  • 4. 
    Which of these symptoms does not increase the probability of UTI?
    • A. 

      Dysuria

    • B. 

      Haematuria

    • C. 

      Vaginal discharge

    • D. 

      Suprapubic pain

    • E. 

      Back pain

  • 5. 
    Which of these are not diagnostic testing for UTI?
    • A. 

      C-Reactive Protein test

    • B. 

      Leucocyte esterase test

    • C. 

      Greiss test

    • D. 

      Urinalysis

  • 6. 
    UTIs are classified as recurrent when ________________________. 
    • A. 

      The causative organisms are drug resitant.

    • B. 

      The patient is infected by the same causative organisms again.

    • C. 

      It is more than three episodes per year.

    • D. 

      The patient is diagnosed with UTI at the same times every year.

    • E. 

      The patient has more than three positive MSU test and urine culture per year.

  • 7. 
    Investigations in adult patients with UTI must be done for a patient who is ___________________.
    • A. 

      The woman had just started menopause.

    • B. 

      The woman who just returned from vacation in Bali.

    • C. 

      The man who has manageable type-II diabetes.

    • D. 

      The woman who just had a kidney transplant.

  • 8. 
    Antibiotics are used to treat UTIs. What is the mechanism of action for antibiotic cephalosporins?
    • A. 

      Block cell wall synthesis

    • B. 

      Block protein synthesis at 30S ribosomal subunit

    • C. 

      Block DNA topoisomerases

    • D. 

      Block nucleotide synthesis

    • E. 

      Increase aquaporins synthesis

  • 9. 
    Which of these drugs block protein synthesis at the 30S ribosomal subunit?
    • A. 

      Polymyxins

    • B. 

      Erythromycin

    • C. 

      Tetracyclines

    • D. 

      Vancomycin

  • 10. 
    Which is the correct clinical use of aminoglycosides?
    • A. 

      Drug of choice for Enterobacter.

    • B. 

      Severe gram-negative rod infections.

    • C. 

      Treat anaerobic infections.

    • D. 

      Strengthen Lactobacillus to protect further infection.

  • 11. 
    Which of these is not responsible for the management of recurrent UTIs?
    • A. 

      Having proanthocyanidin supplements

    • B. 

      Intravaginal oestrogens for postmenopausal women

    • C. 

      Using contraceptive barrier methods during sex

    • D. 

      Prophylactic therapy

  • 12. 
    What are the typical symptoms of UTIs in children?
    • A. 

      Back pain

    • B. 

      Haematuria

    • C. 

      Enuresis

    • D. 

      Groin pain

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