Karnataka PG Solved Paper 2004 (Part 16 of 20)

  1. Myasthenia gravis may be associated with

    1. Thymoma

    2. Systematic LUPUS erythematosus

    3. Hyperthyroidism

    4. All of the above

    Answer: d

  2. Example of PRION disease include:

    1. Creutzfeldt Jakob disease

    2. Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

    3. Alzheimer's disease

    4. None of the above

    Answer: a

  3. The treatment of Herpes simplex viral encephalitis should include:

    1. Zidovudine

    2. Acyclovir

    3. Didanosine

    4. Symptomatic treatment only

    Answer: b

  4. The drug found to be beneficial in amytrophic lateral sclerosis is:

    1. Riluzole

    2. Methylprednisolone

    3. Hydroxyurea

    4. None of the above

    Answer: a

  5. The drug of choice for a patient with a combination of primary generalized tonic clonic seizures and absence seizures is:

    1. Ethosuximide

    2. Carbamazepine

    3. Valproic acid

    4. Phenytoin sodium

    Answer: c

  6. Complication of Paget's disease include:

    1. High output cardiac failure

    2. Osteogenic sarcoma

    3. Pathologic fractures

    4. All of the above

    Answer: d

  7. Causes of Rickets include:

    1. Dietary phosphate deficiency

    2. Distal renal tubular acidosis

    3. Small intestinal disease with malabsoption

    4. All of the above

    Answer: d

  8. Causes of hypercalcemia include:

    1. Hyperthyroidism

    2. Hypothyroidism

    3. Hypoparathyroidism

    4. None of the above

    Answer: a

  9. Drugs useful in the treatment of acute gouty arthritis include:

    1. Allopurinol

    2. Colchicine

    3. Probenicid

    4. Sulfinpyrazone

    Answer: b

  10. Drugs considered safe in patients with acute intermittent porphyria include:

    1. Phenobarbitone

    2. Valproic acid

    3. Carbamazepine

    4. Narcotic analgesics

    Answer: d