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  1. T/F amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a disease of the lymphatic system.
    FALSE
  2. Which of these are treatments for unexplained infertility? 
    a) clomid
    b) IUI
    c) IVF
    d) All of the above
    D
  3. T/F untreated strep throat may lead to rheumatic heart disease
    TRUE
  4. T/F Korsakoffs psychosis is irreversible
    TRUE
  5. The least common symptom of PFAPA is:
    Diarrhea
  6. T/F Does cystic fibrious affect your digestive system
    TRUE
  7. T/F highly modified rauitch technique and the nuss procedure are the two most common procedures used to treat pectus excavatum
    TRUE
  8. Like many STIs condom use protects against HPV
    FALSE
  9. T/F of every 2000 infants born, 5 are born with CP (cerebral palsy)
  10. What does PTSD stand for?
    Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  11. T/F occasionally, the symptoms of infectious mononucleosis can last for 6 months or longer
    TRUE
  12. Which is not true of breast cancer?
    breast cancer can be transmitted from person to person
  13. T/F- EV(tree man) disease can develop due to a poor immune system?
    TRUE
  14. 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
    D
  15. T/F symptoms specific to pancreatic cancer are the new onset of diabetes, jaundice and back/ abdominal pain
    TRUE
  16. 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
    D
  17. Pica can be caused by: 
    a) nutrition 
    b) psychology 
    c) culture
    d) all of the above
    D
  18. osteoarthritis can be diagnosed through confirming the presence of rheumatoid factor in a blood test
    FALSE
  19. what year did veterans affairs recognize ischemic heart disease as an illness that could be caused by exposure to agent orange? 
    a) 2000
    b) 2006
    c) 2010
    d) 2011
    C
  20. An arbovirus is spread by:
    a) dogs 
    b) humans 
    c) mosquitoes 
    d) doorknobs
    C
  21. T/F treating mental illness is always more important than treating a substance abuse problem
    False
  22. 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
    TRUE
  23. T/F pertussis is a bacterial upper respiratory infection that is most fatal in adults
    FALSE
  24. 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
    B
  25. T/F polycystic ovarian syndrome causes anovulation
    TRUE

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