Competitive Exams: Medical Science MCQs (Practice-Test 14 of 135)

  1. What type of cell releases glucagon?

    1. b cells

    2. a cells

    3. plasma cells

    4. D cells

    Answer: b

  2. What type of cell releases insulin?

    1. b cells

    2. a cells

    3. plasma cells

    4. D cells

    Answer: a

  3. Another name for the (Billroth II) procedure is a ________.

    1. Gastrojejunostomy

    2. Gastroduodenostomy

    3. Cholangiogram

    4. Cholecystogram

    Answer: a

  4. Another name for the (Billroth I) procedure is a ________.

    1. Gastrojejunostomy

    2. Gastroduodenostomy

    3. Cholangiogram

    4. Cholecystogram

    Answer: b

  5. Which of the following arteries supplies blood primarily to the Midgut?

    1. IMA

    2. Celiac

    3. SMA

    4. Axillary

    Answer: c

  6. Which of the following is not considered a right of medication?

    1. Dose

    2. Time

    3. Route

    4. Limit

    Answer: d

  7. Another name for the Myenteric plexus is the ________.

    1. Submucosal plexus

    2. Branchial plexus

    3. Auerbach's plexus

    4. Lumbar plexus

    Answer: c

  8. Which of the following enzyme breaks down starches to maltose.

    1. Amylase

    2. Lipase

    3. Trypsinogen

    4. Pepsin

    Answer: a

  9. Which of the following is not considered an H2 blocker?

    1. Ranitidine (Zantac)

    2. Famotidine (Pepcid)

    3. Cimetidine (Tagament)

    4. Sucralfate (Carafate)

    Answer: d

  10. Which of the following drugs aids in gastric emptying?

    1. Cisapride (Propulsid)

    2. Ranitidine (Zantac)

    3. Famotidine (Pepcid)

    4. Tranylcypromine sulfate (Parnate)

    Answer: a