Syndrome Quizzes & Trivia

In the medical world there are many syndromes which have caused a great deal of trouble over the years. A syndrome is a medical condition that can affect the mind or the body. Some syndromes have medical treatments available such as medications, drugs, vaccinations, or therapies.

But not all syndromes have an available treatment. Because of the difference in severity among different syndromes, it is possible that people who suffer from more milk syndromes do not need serious and long term treatment. Of course, there are many methods of healing and treatment available depending on the needs of the individual and the family. If you are an expert in the medical field, you can put your expertise to the test by completing one of our many online quizzes today. 
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The following quiz will test your knowledge on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 3194   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    SIDS is the unexpected death of seemingly healthy babies ____ months or younger.

Down's syndrome is a genetic disorder caused when abnormal cell division results in extra genetic material from chromosome 21.Down's syndrome causes a distinct facial appearance, intellectual disability and...

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 10631   |  Last updated: Aug 20, 2020
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    Someone shouts kill yourself at you, what do you do?

Choose the letter of the correct answer.

Questions: 22  |  Attempts: 3642   |  Last updated: Jun 8, 2015
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    Nurse Ronn is assessing a client with possible Cushing’s syndrome. In a client with Cushing’s syndrome, the nurse would expect to find:

Choose the letter of the correct answer. Goodluck. :-)

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 13806   |  Last updated: Oct 20, 2020
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    A male client suffers acute respiratory distress syndrome as a consequence of shock. The client’s condition deteriorates rapidly, and endotracheal (ET) intubation and mechanical ventilation are initiated. When the high-pressure alarm on the mechanical ventilator sounds, the nurse starts to check for the cause. Which condition triggers the high-pressure alarm?     

Choose the letter of the correct answer. Goodluck!

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 5571   |  Last updated: Jul 17, 2017
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    A female client with Guillain-Barré syndrome has paralysis affecting the respiratory muscles and requires mechanical ventilation. When the client asks the nurse about the paralysis, how should the nurse respond?


Syndrome Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Nephritic and Nephrotic Syndrome?
Nephrotic and nephrotic syndromes are common childhood conditions that also involve edema and proteinuria. Although closely related, the difference between the two lies in the clinical features. With nephrotic syndrome, there is a massive loss of pro
What are the clinical features of Ramsay Hunt syndrome?
The patient will have a shingles rash, to start. Ramsay Hunt syndrome is when the patient has a shingles rash that has also affected a facial nerve near the ear. This means the shingles rash also appears near that ear. There will be pain in that ear
What causes severe hypoxia?
1. Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Severe hypoxia after smoke inhalation typically is related to ARDS. The other choices arent typically associated with smoke inhalation.
Which complication should be suspected by the nurse? Nurse Ruth is assessing a client after a thyroidectomy. The assessment reveals muscle twitching and tingling, along with numbness in the...
Thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure, involving the thyroid glands. One complication of the procedure is the accidental removal of the parathyroid glands. This results in deficiency of parathyroid hormone. Parathyroid hormone is responsible for main
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