T/F amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a disease of the lymphatic system.
Which of these are treatments for unexplained infertility?
d) All of the above
T/F untreated strep throat may lead to rheumatic heart disease
T/F Korsakoffs psychosis is irreversible
The least common symptom of PFAPA is:
T/F Does cystic fibrious affect your digestive system
T/F highly modified rauitch technique and the nuss procedure are the two most common procedures used to treat pectus excavatum
Like many STIs condom use protects against HPV
T/F of every 2000 infants born, 5 are born with CP (cerebral palsy)
What does PTSD stand for?
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
T/F occasionally, the symptoms of infectious mononucleosis can last for 6 months or longer
Which is not true of breast cancer?
breast cancer can be transmitted from person to person
T/F- EV(tree man) disease can develop due to a poor immune system?
What is the best way to treat multiple sclerosis?
a) taking pain medication
b) exercising every day
c) visiting with a psychologist
d) treating the patients individual symptoms; there is no specific treatment for MS
T/F symptoms specific to pancreatic cancer are the new onset of diabetes, jaundice and back/ abdominal pain
What is the most common symptom for patients with chlamydia?
a) dizziness and fainting
b) paralysis of the lower extremities
c) vomiting and diarrhea
d) asymatic or no symptoms
Pica can be caused by:
d) all of the above
osteoarthritis can be diagnosed through confirming the presence of rheumatoid factor in a blood test
what year did veterans affairs recognize ischemic heart disease as an illness that could be caused by exposure to agent orange?
An arbovirus is spread by:
T/F treating mental illness is always more important than treating a substance abuse problem
T/F it is suggested that 70% of spina bifida cases are preventable simply by taking 400 mcg of folic acid every day 1-3 months prior to pregnancy
T/F pertussis is a bacterial upper respiratory infection that is most fatal in adults
What are some of the first symptoms experienced by people who are eventually diagnosed with MS?
a) insomnia and mood swings
b) numbness and tingling
c) increased appetite
d) aching and allergies