AIIMS Solved Paper 2011 (Part 9 of 20)

  1. A 3 month old female child comes with history of hyponatremia and hyperkalemia. Apart from cardiac malformations and dehydration nothing else could be found what would you like to investigate

    1. 17 hydroxy progesterone

    2. Renin

    3. Aldosterone

    4. ADH

    Answer: n/a

  2. Steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome in a child not responding to prednisolone. Best management?

    1. Oral cyclophosphamide X 3 months

    2. Oral mycophenolate x 6 months

    3. Iv cyclosporine X 3 months

    4. Iv cyclophosphomide X 6 months

    Answer: n/a

  3. 17 yr old female with bosselated, non blanching hyperpigmented plaque on cheek present since birth. Management?

    1. Pulsed laser

    2. Nd YAG

    3. Ruby laser

    4. Erbium laser

    Answer: n/a

  4. CAP in LAC operon is

    1. Positive regulator

    2. Negative regulator

    3. Repressor

    4. Constitutive expression

    Answer: a

  5. Alpha thalassemia is due to

    1. Deletion of beta genes

    2. Deletion of alpha genes

    3. Increase in alpha/delta chains

    4. Insertion of Amino acids in alpha chains

    Answer: b

  6. Non stress test was done in a 36 − 38 week fetus was non reactive. What is the next step?

    1. Do a biophysical profile

    2. Repeat NST after an hour

    3. Induction of labor

    4. Caesarean section

    Answer: n/a

  7. True regarding brucella a/e

    1. Brucella abortus is capnophilic

    2. Pasteurization kills it

    3. Occasional transmission by aerosols

    4. Test done by 2ME confirms diagnosis

    Answer: n/a

  8. Revascularization best for-

    1. Stunned heart

    2. Hibernating heart

    3. Mixed viable and scarred myocardium

    4. Non ischemic viable myocardium

    Answer: n/a

  9. Extended release drug systems (microwick & microcatheter) used for?

    1. Drug delivery to round window

    2. Drooling of saliva

    3. Frey's syndrome

    4. Epistaxis

    Answer: a

  10. Acrodermatitis enteropathica not true

    1. Autosomal Recessive

    2. Serum Zn levels are low

    3. Triad of dermatitis, dementia and diarrhoea

    4. Zn supplementation improves the condition

    Answer: c