NIMHANS PG Paper 2002 (Part 7 of 14)

  1. Drug of choice in the treatment of onchocerciasis is

    1. DEC

    2. Ivermectin

    3. Ketoconazole

    4. Cotrimoxazole

  2. Most common complication following splenectomy is

    1. Left lower lobe atelectasis

    2. Wound dehiscence

    3. Pneumococcal septicemia

    4. Deep vein thrombosis

  3. True regarding aortic aneurysm is

    1. The mortality in emergency operation is less then 10%

    2. The size does not correlate with chances of rupture

    3. Renal infarction is common in surgery for rupture

    4. Thoraxic aneurysms have better prognosis

  4. Full thickness graft is indicated in

    1. Deep burns

    2. Burns over large areas

    3. Fascial regions for cosmetic effect

    4. Over the back

  5. TSH secreted from the pituitary gland is under control by

    1. TRH and T3, T4

    2. Releasing factors same as those of cortisol

    3. Releasing factors bypass neurohypophysis to act on the anterior pituitary

    4. TRH only

  6. In a patient with thrombotic Thrombocytopenia all of the following are seen except

    1. Anemia

    2. Neurologic features

    3. Thrombocytopenia

    4. Coomb's positive

  7. In a 32 weeks preterm baby the X ray showed diffuse opacities bilaterally. The diagnosis is

    1. Congenital cystic lungs

    2. RDS

    3. Diaphramatic hernia

    4. Tracheo-esophageal fistula

  8. All of the following are true regarding hyaline membrane disease except

    1. Corticosteroids will prevent the disease b. Artificial surfactant will decrease features

    2. More common in females

    3. PEEP is used in the treatment

    Which is correct?

    1. 1 and 3 are correct

    2. 1 and 2 are correct

    3. 1, 2 and 4 are correct

    4. 1, 2, 3, 4 are correct

  9. Complications of chicken pox include

    1. Pancreatitis

    2. Pneumonia more in children then in adults

    3. Proliferative glomerulonephritis

    4. Encephalitis

  10. Non metastatic complications of carcinoma lung include

    1. Myasthenia gravis

    2. Cerebellar dysplasia

    3. Polyneuropathy

    4. SIADH