Intro to Medical Science

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Intro to Medical Science
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  1. Which of the following does not control cell growth?
    A. growth inhibitors
    B. mutation
    C. apoptosis
    D. cell cycle proteins
    B. mutation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. ____________ are (is) responsible for repairing errors in DNA replication.
    A. oncogenes
    B. tumor suppressor gene
    C. DNA repair genes
    D. apoptosis
    C. DNA repair genes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. ___________ is (are) the major cause of lung cancer worldwide.
    A. chronic infections
    B. radiation
    C. tobacco use
    D. industrial chemicals
    C. tobacco use
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Inherited mutations, including familial adenomatous polyposis and hereditary nonpolypois, are nonmodifiable risk factors for _______________ cancer.
    A. lung
    B. liver
    C. stomach
    D. colorectal
    D. colorectal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Molecular and epidemiological studies linked the human papilloma virus to ____________.
    A. uterine
    B. breast
    C. cervical
    D. ovarian
    C. cervical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The most important risk factor for the development of prostate cancer is ________________.
    A. age (greater than 65 years old)
    B. hypertrophy of the prostate
    C. diet high in saturated fat
    D. hormones
    A. age (greater than 65 years old)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Malignant tumors in the testes originate from _________.
    A. squamous
    B. seminoma
    C. epithelial
    D. germ cells
    D. germ cells
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The most important risk factor for bladder cancer is ____________.
    A. exposure to environmental chemicals
    B. cigarette smoking
    C. human papillomavirus
    D. infection
    B. cigarette smoking
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Hodgkin’s disease is distinguished from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma by the presence of _____________.
    A. Reed-Sternberg
    B. squamous
    C. lymphoid
    D. epithelial
    A. Reed-Sternberg
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Leukemia is diagnosed __________ times m ore often in children than in adults.
    A. 2
    B. 8
    C. 4
    D. 10
    D. 10
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Which is the most common tumor among females?
    A. cervical cancer
    B. breast cancer
    C. ovarian cysts
    D. uterine fibroids
    D. uterine fibroids
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Syphilis is caused by _________.
    A. herpes virus
    B. human papillomavirus
    C. Trichomonas vaginalis
    D. Treponema pallidum
    D. Treponema pallidum
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Which statement is FALSE about syphilis?
    A. Primary syphilis chancres heal after a few weeks
    B. Syphilis is only transmitted by sexual contact
    C. A fetus can be infected and born with major physical and mental abnormalities
    D. Secondary syphilis is characterized by a nonitching rash
    B. Syphilis is only transmitted by sexual contact
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Which disease can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease?
    A. herpes
    B. prostatitis
    C. Chlamydia
    D. cystitis
    C. Chlamydia
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Excessive or prolonged bleeding during menstruation is known as _____________.
    A. menorrhagia
    B. amenorrhea
    C. metrorrhagia
    D. dysmenorrhea
    A. menorrhagia
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Protrusion of the rectum into the posterior aspect of the vagina is known as ____________.
    A. sepsis
    B. cystocele
    C. rectocele
    D. uterine prolapsed
    C. rectocele
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Painful or difficult menses is ______________.
    A. menorrhea
    B. metrorrhagia
    C. amenorrhea
    D. dysmenorrhea
    D. dysmenorrhea
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Failure of the testes to descend from the abdominal cavity is _____________.
    A. cryptorchidism
    B. epididymitis
    C. prostatitis
    D. orchitis
    A. cryptorchidism
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Fingerlike projections at the outer ends of the fallopian tubes are known as ________________.
    A. fimbriae
    B. Bartholin’s glands
    C. hymen
    D. Graafian follicles
    A. fimbriae
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Laboratory diagnosis of pregnancy is based on the presence of what hormone?
    A. human chorionic gonadotropin hormone
    B. progesterone
    C. luteinizing hormone
    D. estrogen
    A. human chorionic gonadotropin hormone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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