Medicine MCQs Archive
Identify the wrong statement regarding Bell's palsy:
A. It is the most common form of facial paralysis
B. Paralysis is usually preceded by pain behind the ear
C. MRI reveals swelling
Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome is characterised by all except?
A. Women affected more commonly than men
B. Heart rate > 120/min
C. Increased in heart rate > 30/min when standing
Which nutritional deficiency is associated with hereditary ataxia?
A. Vitamin B12
B. Vitamin B1
C. Vitamin E
D. Vitamin C
Kayser Fleischer Ring is seen in what proportion of Wilson's disease patients with neurologic features?A. 10% B. 50% C. 80% D. 100%
Which of the following is not a feature of right heart failure?
A. Jugular venous distension
C. Basal crepitations
Riociguat is used in the treatment of:
A. Gouty arthritis
B. Rheumatoid arthritis
C. Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
It is used in the prevention of deep vein thrombosis after hip and knee replacement surgery.
Rivaroxaban is also used for treatment of deep vein thrombosis in higher doses.
Rivaroxaban is an anticoagulant belonging to the category of:
A. Factor Xa inhibitor
B. Direct thrombin inhibitor
C. Vitamin K antagonist
D. Low molecular weight heparin
Which of the following is not a part of Wallenberg syndrome?
A. Ipsilateral Horner's syndrome
B. Ipsilateral loss of taste
C. Contralateral loss of pain sensation of the arm