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  1. 1.In the vast majority of cases of delayed puberty, the problem is:
    slow maturation
  2. 2.An 18-year-old female is diagnosed with dysmenorrhoea. Which of the following symptoms will she most likely experience?
    painful menstruation
  3. 3.A 20-year-old female presents with pelvic and back pain severe enough to miss work. She reports that the pain occurs with the onset of menses. Physical examination fails to find pelvic pathology. The most likely cause of her condition is:
    elevated prostaglandins.
  4. 4.A 20-year-old female presents with irregular and heavy bleeding, passage of large clots, and anaemia. She is most likely experiencing:
    dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
  5. 5.By definition, dysfunctional uterine bleeding is abnormal uterine bleeding resulting from:
    disturbances in the menstrual cycle.
  6. 6.A 25-year-old female presents with amenorrhoea and hirsutism. She is diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome. Lab testing will most likely reveal:
    hyperinsulinaemia.
  7. 7.A 30-year-old female with newly diagnosed polycystic ovary syndrome is being counselled by her gynaecologist. The doctor indicates that this condition often results in:
    infertility.
  8. 8.A 23-year-old sexually active female presents with white copious discharge and itch. She is diagnosed with yeast vaginitis caused by overgrowth of which microorganism?
    Candida albicans
  9. 9.The descent of the bladder and the anterior vaginal wall into the vaginal canal is called a:
    cystocele.
  10. 10.A 40-year-old female presents with cramping and excessive vaginal bleeding. Ultrasound reveals benign uterine tumours in the smooth muscle cells of the myometrium. These tumours are commonly called:
    leiomyomas.
  11. 11.A 35-year-old female is diagnosed with endometriosis. Suppressing which of the following would be the most appropriate medical treatment for this disease?
    ovulation
  12. 12.A 21-year-old female is infected with HPV following unprotected sexual intercourse with a male she recently met. She is now at higher risk of developing which of the following cancers?
    cervical
  13. 13.An important risk factor in the development of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) is:
    increased age.
  14. 14.A middle-aged male speaks to his doctor about benign prostatic hypertrophy. He reveals that his father was recently diagnosed with this condition, and he wants to know if he could have it. The doctor tells him that a common complaint from men with mild to moderate benign prostatic hypertrophy is:
    decreased urinary stream.
  15. 15.Symptoms of prostatitis are similar to symptoms of:
    urinary tract infection.
  16. 16.Prostate cancer:
    is the leading type of cancer in men
  17. 17.A 40-year-old male is concerned about the possibility of developing prostate cancer. He reports that his father died of prostate cancer, and he wants to take all preventive measures. He is told to consume a diet low in:
    fat.
  18. 18.A 35-year-old non-pregnant female presents complaining of breast discharge. This condition is most likely caused by:
    hormonal imbalances
  19. 19.Which of the following signs is usually the first clinical manifestation of breast cancer?
    a painless lump

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