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The Doctor will see you now Quiz

Things to avoid - nasty 12 Questions.

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Which one of these is a major cause of depression, this term means "a loss of enjoyment of the usual pleasures of life"?

  • Anorexia
  • Anosmia
  • Apraxia
  • Anhedonia

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Which infection was previously known as "abattoir's disease" because it was often acquired by people who worked in slaughterhouses. Now it is more frequently acquired by drinking unpasteurized milk?

  • Brucellosis
  • Babesiosis
  • Borna Virus
  • Borreliosis

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Which disease which is likely to be eradicated from the face of the earth in our lifetime is also known as "guinea worm" disease?

  • Dipylidiasis
  • Diphyllobothriasis
  • Dracunculiasis
  • Donovanosis

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Which viral infection thought to be a zoonosis, meaning an infection spread from animals to people. Has a very high mortality rate and occurs predominantly in Africa?

  • Ebstein Barr
  • Ebola Fever
  • Eastern equine encephalitis
  • Echovirus

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A patient with diabetes develops symptoms including shakiness, sweating, and confusion. What is the most likely cause?

  • High blood sugar
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypochondria

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People who take Warfarin as an anticoagulant ("blood thinner") must limit foods rich in vitamin K. Which of the following foods is highest in vitamin K?

  • Kiwi Fruit
  • Kashi
  • Kumquats
  • Kale

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Which disease's symptoms include a rash which is circular (up to several inches in diameter), joint aches/arthritis, facial nerve paralysis and meningitis?

  • Lyme Disease
  • Leprosy
  • Legionnaire's Disease
  • Loa Loaisis

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What term is applied to infections which are acquired in a hospital rather than in the community?

  • Nosocomial
  • Neostigmatic
  • Nephrotic
  • Neglectful

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Is someone with a body-mass-index (BMI) of 29 classed as obese?

  • Yes
  • No
  • XXXX
  • XXXX

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Which disease is caused by a destruction of cells in the "substantia nigra" region of the brain, characterized by a shuffling gait, tremor and rigidity?

  • Purkinje's Disease
  • Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pseudoparalysis of Parrot

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Which disorder is characterized by multiple tics, barking or grunting vocalizations, and occasionally coprolalia (shouting obscene words). Affected children often have behavioral disorders as well?

  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Tic Douloureux
  • Tietze Syndrome

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Which Swiss bacteriologist discovered the causative agent of plague. He is buried in Vietnam, where he opened the first medical school and a branch of the Pasteur Institute?

  • Yverain
  • Ytter
  • Yersin
  • Young