AIIMS Solved Paper 2010 (Part 2 of 20)

  1. Anterior ethmoidal nerve supplies all except:

    1. Maxillary sinus

    2. Interior of nasal cavity

    3. Dural sheath of anterior cranial fossa

    4. Ethmoidal air cells

    Answer: d

  2. Appendix epiploicae present in

    1. Appendix

    2. Caecum

    3. Rectum

    4. Sigmoid colon

    Answer: a

  3. All of the following muscles retract the scapula except:

    1. Trapezius

    2. Rhomboid major

    3. Rhomboid minor

    4. Levator scapulae

    Answer: d

  4. The function of 8th cranial nerve is related to

    1. smell

    2. taste

    3. Touch

    4. Balance

    Answer: d

  5. Pain insensitive structure in brain is:

    1. Falx cerebri

    2. Dural sheath surrounding vascular sinuses

    3. Middle meningeal artery

    4. Choroid plexus

    Answer: d

  6. Which is not supplied by pelvic splanchnic nerves?

    1. rectum

    2. urinary bladder

    3. appendix

    4. Uterus

    Answer: c

  7. Eukaryotic plasma membrane is made up of all except:

    1. Carbohydrates

    2. Triglycerides

    3. Lecithin

    4. Cholesterol

    Answer: b

  8. Acetyl coA can be directly converted to all except:

    1. glucose

    2. fatty acids

    3. cholesterol

    4. ketone bodies

    Answer: a

  9. A 40 yr old woman presents with progressive palmoplantar pigmentation. X-ray spine shows calcification of intervertebral discs. On adding Benedict's reagent to urine, it gives greenish brown precipitate and blue-black supernatant fluid What is the diagnosis?

    1. phenyketonuria

    2. alkaptonuria

    3. tyrosinemia type-2

    4. argininosuccinic aciduria

    Answer: b

  10. After overnight fasting, levels of glucose transporters reduced in

    1. brain cells

    2. RBCs

    3. adipocytes

    4. hepatocytes

    Answer: c