answer: posterior area of inferior turbinate.
2q: all of the following are characteristics of AL amyloidosis except ?
a. finger nail dystrophy
b. periorbital ecchymoses
d. skin easily destroyed by stress and strain
answer: d . see the figures in page number 2145 of 17th edition of harrison .
3q: froment’s test is used to test which nerve ?
answer: ulnar nerve .
4q: X linked sideroblastic anaemia is due to which enzyme deficiency ?
answer: ALA synthase .
5q: thomas test is done for ?
answer: fixed flexion deformity of hip .
6q: what is “spina ventosa ” ?
answer: tuberculous dactylitis .
7q: which of the following is the mechanism of action of rasburicase ?
a. increases the excretion of uric acid
b. increases the formation of uric acid
c. converts conversion of uric acid to allantoin
answer: c .
8q: all of the following are indications of emergency radiotherapy except ?
a. superior mediastinal syndrome
c. spinal cord compression
d. pathological fracture
answer: d .
9q: all of the following are used in postpartum hemorrage except ?
d. PG F2 ALPHA
answer: c .
10q: indinavir is what type of drug ?
answer: protease inhibitor .
11q: all of the following are associated with polyhydramnios except ?
a. renal agenesis
c. multiple pregnancy
answer: a . renal agenesis .
12q: all of the following are associated with guillian barre syndrome except ?
a. mycoplasma pneumoniae
b. campylobacter jejuni
answer: d . legionella .
13q: meleney’s gangrene is associated with which structure ?
answer: abdominal wall .
14q: clue cells are associated with ?
answer: gardenerella vaginalis .
15q: a child born to a syphilitic mother will not infect the mother but will infect others .
this is called ?
a. colle’s law
b. profeta’s law
c. kassowitz law
d. diday’s law
answer: a . colle’s law .
16q: which carcinoma of the thyroid is associated with nodular goitre ?
a. follicular thyroid carcinoma
b. papillary thryoid carcinoma
c. medullary carcinoma thyroid
answer: a . follicular thyroid carcinoma .
17q: what is ward mayo operation ?
answer: vaginal hysterectomy with pelvic floor repair .
18q: anderson hynes operation is done for ?
answer: pelvi ureteric junction obstruction .
19q: IUCD can be used as a emergency contraceptive if used with in how many days ?
answer: 5 days .
20q: glucagon is NOT found in which organ ?
d. adrenal gland
answer: a . brain .
21q: descending vaginal artery is a branch of ?
answer: uterine artery .
22q: superior thyroid artery is a branch of ?
answer: external carotid artery .
23q: right ovarian vein drains into ?
answer: inferior venacava .
24q: griesinger’s sign is due to thrombosis of ?
a. sagittal sinus
b. mastoid emissary vein
answer: b . mastoid emissary vein .
25q: ferning of cervical mucus is due to ?
answer: b . NaCl .
26q: non union is a complication of all except ?
a. medial malleolus of tibia
b. lateral condyle of humerus
c. fracture neck of femur intracapsular
d. trochanteric fracture
answer: d .
27q: pond’s fracture is common in ?
answer: b . children .
28q: what is the cutoff for mid-arm circumference of arm ?
a. 10.5 cms
b. 11.5 cms
c. 12.5 cms
d. 13.5 cms
29q: radiation dose to treat early prostatic carcinoma ?
a. 50 gy
b. 60 gy
c. 70 gy
d. 80 gy
30q: hyperestrogenic conditions are all except ?
b. endometrial carcinoma
d. carcinoma cervix uterii
answer: d . carcinoma cervix uterii .
31q: all of the following are branches of the cords of brachial plexus except ?
a. ulnar nerve
b. musculocutaneous nerve
c. dorsal scapular nerve
d. medial cutaneous nerve of forearm
answer: c . dorsal scapular nerve .
32q: first antibody produced by newborn ?
answer: Ig M .
33q: 1oo micrograms of anti D RH immunoglobulin is used to neutralise how many millilitres of blood ?
a. 1 ml
b. 5 ml
c. 10 ml
d. 15 ml
34q: a person was infected with louse and developed a disease . what is the diagnosis ?
a. Q fever
b. epidemic typhus
c. endemic typhus
answer: b .
35q: laser iridotomy is done in ?
answer: angle closure glaucoma .
36q: what is the cyst which arises from the wolffian ducts ?
answer: gartner’s duct cyst .
37q: bag and mask ventilation is contraindicated in ?
answer: congenital diaphragmatic hernia .
38q: heliotrope rash, eyelid edema is seen in ?
answer: dermatomyositis .
39q: band shaped keratopathy is seen in ?
c. corneal edema
answer: a . hyperparathyroidism .
40q: exudative retinal detachment is seen in ?
a. high myopia
b. diabetes mellitus
c. eales disease
51q: brush burn is associated with ?
b. arborescent mark
c. grazed abrasion
answer: grazed abrasion .
52q: time limit for exhumation in india ?
answer: no time limit .
53q: which of the following drugs used in HIV infection can be given subcutaneously ?
answer: enfuviritide .
54q: what is the mechanism of action of maraviroc ?
answer: CCR5 inhibitor .
55q: the drug with least extrapyramidal symptoms ?
answer: b . clozapine .
56q: confirmatory test for hydronephrosis ?
a. clinical examination
b. X ray
answer: c .
57q: Calymmatobacterium is ?
a. gram positive
b. gram negative
c. acid fast
answer: b . gram negative .
58q: Single umbilical artery is associated with ?
answer: congenital fetal anamolies .
59q: all of the following cause definitive hemolysis in G6PD deficiency except ?
answer: b . ciprofloxacin .
60q: what is the cause of jaundice in a new born ?
answer: erythroblastosis foetalis .
41q: which of the following is the most common systemic disorder associated with chorea ?
b. infections including HIV
c. rheumatoid arthritis
answer: a . SLE . PAGE NO 2562 – HARRISON 17 TH EDITION .
42q: which of the following is the most common location of atopic dermatitis in children ?
a. flexural surfaces
b. extensor surfaces
answer: a . flexural surfaces .
43q: ceftriaxone is the drug of choice in the treatment of ?
answer: a . gonorrhea .
44q: which is the gold standard diagnostic test for paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria ?
a. sucrose lysis test
b. HAM test
c. flow cytometry
answer: c . flow cytometry .
45q: QUESTION ON HEMOGLOBIN – H ?
46q: hemolytic uremic syndrome causing anticancer drug ?
a. mitomycin – c
answer: a . mitomycin – c . 1814 harrison 17th edition .
47q: what is the treatment of choice for choledochal cyst ?
answer: excision .
48q: all of the following are incinerated except ?
a. waste sharps
b. solid wastes
c. cytotoxic drugs
d. human wastes
49q: triage is used in ?
a. all mass casualties
answer: a . all mass casualties .
50q: which of the following is not a feature of renal tubular acidosis type 1 ?
a. fanconi syndrome
answer: a . fanconi syndrome .
71q: Hepatitis C virus is associated with all except ?
b. lichen planus
72q: which of the following is the most common contraceptive method in nulliparous women ?
c. combined OCP
73q: which of the following used as an emergency contraceptive can be used to maintain on going contraception ?
b. yuzpe regimen
c. RU 486
d. morning after pill
74q: all of the following are used in prophylaxis for DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS except ?
c. intermittent pneumatic compression
d. oxygen chamber
75q: NADPH is used for ?
answer: lipid synthesis and glutathione reaction .
76q: sphincter contraction is most commonly due to ?
a. anal fissure
b. anal fistula
c. prolapsed haemorrhoids
77q: which of the following is the most common cause of rectal bleeding in children ?
78q: a substance called gusten which helps in taste has which of the following ?
79q: fish is a good source of all except ?
c. vitamin A
80q: in hospitalised patients all of the following causes hypoglycemia except ?
a. addison’s disease
c. sulfonyl ureas
d. renal failure
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61q: most common type of diaphragmatic hernia ?
a. left bochdalek
b. right bochdalek
c. left morgagni
d. right morgagni
answer: d . left bochdalek hernia .
62q: narath’s hernia all are true except ?
a. only due to congenital dislocation of hip
b. due to lateral displacement of psoas muscle
c. hernia hidden behind femoral vessels
answer: refer bailey and love 24th edition page no 1282 .
63q: most common site of ectopia testis ?
a. superficial inguinal pouch
b. femoral region
64q: which is the most common site of testicular torsion ?
a. hydatid of morgagni
answer: a. hydatid of morgagni .
65q: all of the following are complications of pleural biospy except ?
a. seeding of tumor
b. air embolism
c. pulmonary embolism
d. transient fever
answer: c .
66q: fogarty’s catheter is used for ?
a. arterial embolectomy
b. venous embolectomy
c. arterial endoarterectomy
67q: circumcision is contraindicated in ?
answer: a . hypospadias .
68q: which of the following is fasle about carcinoma of cervix ?
a. vaginal delivery is contraindicated in carcinoma in situ of cervix
b. cone biopsy is not done in pregnancy
c. follow up of the case after delivery
answer: a .
69q: most common site of lodgement of venous emboli ?
70q: cysts in PAN are not seen in ?
answer: b . lungs .
81q: hooked vertebrae are seen in ?
a. hurler’s syndrome
b. marquio’s disease
c. marfan’s syndrome
answer: marquio’s disease .
82q: all of the following causes increased erythropoietin production except ?
b. renal tumors
answer: a . lipoma .
83q: submucosal glands are seen in all except ?
84q: smoking is associated with all except ?
a. respiratory bronchiolitis
b. langerhans cell histiocytosis
c. interstitial lung disease
answer: b .
85q: after complete atropinization of man , acetyl choline is given to a man , which of the following will u observe ?
a. first degree heart block
b. urination and defecation
c. death due to arrythmias
86q: which of the following is false regarding drug of choice ?
a. strongyloides – ivermectin
b. diphyllobothrium latum – praziquantel
c. enterobius – pyrantel pamoate
87q: in which of the following infection do you see encysted , hyalinized capsule in the skeletal muscle ?
answer: trichinella .
88q: which of the following is used in the rapid identfication of candida ?
a. germ tube method
b. culture in solid
c. culture in liquid
d. growing in an animal
answer: a . germ tube method .
89q: all of the following are true about barytosis except ?
a. it involves the lower lobes
b. it is due to ingestion of barium sulfate
c. symptoms persist even after stoppage of exposure
90q: all are true about colles fracture except ?
a. dinner fork deformity
b. posterior dislocation of the fragment
c. malunion is a common complication
d. shoulder stiffness is common
answer: d . it is not shoulder stiffness but finger stiffness which is common in colles fracture .
91q: which of the following is not true about tuberculosis in HIV ?
a. typical chest X ray appearance of tuberculosis
b. cavitation is less
answer: a. typical chest X ray findings of tuberculosis are not seen in HIV patient .
92q: diagnostic signs of ABPA ( allergic broncho pulmonary aspergillosis ) are all except ?
a. pulmonary infiltrates
b. bronchial asthma
c. organisms in sputum
93q: which of the following is a oncofetal antigen ?
a. CA – 125
94q: human placental lactogen ( HPL ) is produced from ?
95q: all of the following develop from endoderm except ?
a. sertoli cells
b. follicles of ovary
c. germ cells
d. leydig cells
96q: Question on vaccines from AIIMS paper ?
97q: which of the following is a goitrogen ?
answer: b . cauliflower .
98q: pyromania is a type of ?
99q: weinberg’s ligament is the other name of ?
a. medial palpebral ligament
100q: escharatomy is done for ?
a. circumferential full thickness burns
b. partial thickness burns
101q: giving vitamin A in children is a type of ?
a. primordial prevention
b. specific protection
c. secondary prevention
d. health promotion
102q: carrier of genetic material ?
a. DNA cistrons
b. codons of m RNA
c. anti codons of t RNA
answer: a . DNA cistrons .
103q: incidence is calculated in ?
a. case control study
b. cross sectional study
c. prospective study
d. retrospective study
answer: c . prospective study .
104q: the overall effect of a program on a community is ?
105q: soemmering’s ring is an example of ?
answer: after cataract .
106q which of the following cannot be visualised my PA view of chest X ray ?
a. posterior mediastinal tumor
b. middle lobe collapse
c. lower lobe collapse
answer: a .
107q: minimal pleural effusion can be best visualised by ?
a. PA view
b. AP view
c. lateral view
d. lateral decubitus view
answer: d .
108q: most common sinus involved in children ?
109q: which of the following does not open into middle meatus ?
a. frontal sinus
b. ethmoid sinus
c. sphenoid sinus
d. maxillary sinus
answer: c . sphenoid sinus .
110q: all are true about nasopharyngeal carcinoma except ?
a. the most common type is adenocarcinoma
b. presents with mass in neck
c. presents with epistaxis
d. deafness can be a symptom
answer: a .
111q: congenital rubella syndrome is associated with all except ?
c. hutchinson’s teeth
answer: c . hutchinson’s teeth is a feature of syphilis .
112q: most common type of hip dislocation is ?
answer: b . posterior .
113q: all are true about posterior dislocation of elbow except ?
a. increase in anterio posterior length
b. shorness of forearm
c. intactness of triple bony points
d. myositis ossificans is a common complication
answer: c .
114q: heterophoria is ?
a. difference in the images of both eyes
b. latent squint
115q: nystagmus can be induced by all except ?
a. caloric test
b. optokinetic test
c. patch test
116q: what is the treatment of choice for absolute glaucoma ?
117q: what is the treatment of choice for primary peritonitis ?
a. laparatomy with peritoneal toilet
b. laparascopy with peritoneal lavage
c. conservative management
118q: disproportionationate growth retardation is seen in all except ?
answer: b .
119q: acidity of urine is mostly due to ?
a. amino acids
b. uric acid
120q: glomerular endotheliosis in pregnant women is seen in ?
121q: all of the physiological changes occur in pregnancy except ?
a. increased cardiac output
b. increased heart rate
c. increased stroke volume
d. increased peripheral resistance
answer: d .
122q: all are true about pulsus parvus except ?
a. seen in aortic stenosis
b. decreased left ventricular output
c. decreased peripheral resistance
d. decreased pulse pressure
answer: c . decreased peripheral resistance .
123q: which of the following test is most sensitive for diabetic nephropathy ?
a. creatinine clearance
b. glucose tolerance test
c. serum creatinine
d. urine albumin
124q: increase in radius of resistance vessels causes ?
a. increase in capillary blood flow
b. increase in peripheral resistance
125q: blood for HLA typing is taken from ?
c. adult women
d. adult man
126q: all of the following are major criteria for toxic shock syndrome except ?
a. mucosal membranes involved
b. erythematous lesions all over body
c. temperature greater than 38.8 degree celsius
127q: all of the following are true about aberrant renal vessels except ?
128q: the most common cause of ulcers in diabetic foot ?
c. high glucose content
answer: a . neuropathic .
129q: all of the following are associated with increased cytokines except ?
a. IFN gamma
130q: first question on limb girdle dystrophies related to gastrocnemius .
131q: second question on limb girdle dystrophies .
132q: all of the following are true about dengue haemorrhagic fever except ?
b. relative leucocytosis
d. decreased hematocrit
133q: all are true about meniere’s disease except ?
a. deafness , vertigo , tinnitus and vomiting are seen
b. tympanic membrane normal
c. inner endolymphatic system normal
answer: c .
134q: most common cause of hyperparathyroidism ?
a. parathyroid adenoma
b. parathyroid hyperplasia
c. parathyroid carcinoma
answer: a .
135q: a patient presents with seizures , adenoma sebaceum and mental retardation . what is the diagnosis ?
b. tuberous sclerosis
answer: b . tuberous sclerosis .
136q: amiodarone toxicity causes all except ?
a. disorders of thyroid function
c. corneal deposits
d. pulmonary fibrosis
137q: which of the following is wrongly matched ?
a. hepatitis B – hepatocellular carcinoma
b. EBV – nasopharyngeal carcinoma
c. HSV 1 – carcinoma cervix
d. HHV 8 – kaposi sarcoma
answer: c .
138q: all of the following are true about minimum alveolar concentration regarding isoflurane except?
a. decreases with age
b. decreases in pregnency
c. decreases due to acute alcoholism
d. males have high MAC
answer: d.sex height and weight do not alter MAC.
139q: all of the following are true about postoperative vomiting except ?
a. more in males than females
b. more in elderly people
c. more due to thiopentone than propofol
140q:hydrops fetalis is seen in:
141: constriction band is seen in all except?
a.premature application of forceps
142q: diagnostic criteria for severe aplastic anemia ?
a.platelet count less than 20,000
b.absolute eosinophil count less than 500
c.corrected retic count less than 1%
d.all of the above
answer.d. all of the above. refer harrison page.no.666
143q: all of the following are true about herpis zoster oticus except?
a.lower motor nerve palsy
c.vescicle in the external auditory meatus
d.redness of cheek
144q: “LUPUS PERNIO” is a feature of ?
a.chronic form of sarcoidosis
145q: AINHUM involves ?
146q: a feature of baby born to a diabetic mother is:
147q: drug of choice in polyhydromnias is:
answer:a.indomethacin. refer dutta obstetrics – 6 th editipn 217 .
148q: antoni A and antoni B type of growth seen in?
answer:b. schwannoma. refer robbins pathology page.no.1352 6th edition .
149q: a patient presents erythematous lesions,comedones,cysts,pustules . what is the probable diagnosis ?
b. seborrheic dermatitis
c. acne vulgaris
150q: hydrostatic reduction is done in ?
answer: a . intussusception .
151q: exposing the muscular part of the fallopian tube and resecting it is part of which of the following procedure ?
152q: which of the following is the most unfavourable in cephalic presentation ?
a. occipito anterior
b. occipito posterior
153q: all are true about endodermal sinus tumor except ?
a. schiller duval bodies are seen
b. it produces AFP
c. germ cell malignant tumor of ovary
d. it occurs in older women
answer: d .
154q: lymphangiosarcoma occurs in ?
answer: d . lymphedema .
155q: a person has headaches which wake him up . he has nasal congestion and stuffiness . what is the diagnosis ?
b. cluster headache
c. tension headache
answer: b . cluster headache .
156q: non typhi salmonellosis in children infection – all are true except ?
a. gastro colic enteritis
b. due to consumption of poultry related foods
157q: why is multidrug regimen used in tuberculosis ?
answer: to prevent development of resistance to drugs .
158q: mallory bodies are seen in ?
a. wilson’s disease
b. primary biliary cirrhosis
c. alcoholic cirrhosis
d. all the above
answer: d . all the above .
159q: temperature question in SPM ?
160q: foldable IOL are made up of ?
answer: d .
161q: what is dysphonia plica ventricularis ?
answer: phonation by false vocal cords .
162q: all of the following are true about kerosene poisoning except ?
a. gastric lavage is done
answer: a .
163q: all of the following are true about malignant hyperthermia except ?
a. increased temperature
b. muscle rigidity
c. general anaesthesia with non depolarising muscle relaxant
answer: c .
164q: the primary auditory cortex is located in ?
a. parietal lobe
b. temporal lobe
answer: b . temporal lobe .
165q: greenish urine with …………..
a. oxalic acid
b. carbolic acid
answer: b . carbolic acid poisoning .
166q: all are true about congenital torticollis except ?
a. neck is deviated to the affected side
b. chin is deviated to the affected side
c. surgical manipulation may be required
167q: antacid which causes constipation ?
a. magnesium hydroxide
b. aluminium hydroxide
168q: a patient after undergoing splenectomy are prone to serious infections in ?
a. less than 4 years
b. 4 to 12 years
c. 13 to 30 years
d. more than 30 years
169q: most common cause of umbilical discharge in a new born ?
answer: persistent urachus .
170q: cloacal opening is seen mostly in ?
a. males only
b. females only
c. both males and females
171q: which of the following most common disorder in children ?
a. attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
172q: in rape , which of the following is the most common position of the tear of hymen ?
a. 3’o clock position
b. 5’o clock position
c. 12’o clock position
d. 11’0 clock position
173q: the virus which causes haemorrhagic cystitis ?
a. parvo virus
b. adeno virus
174q: which is the ideal gap between two doses of a vaccine ?
a. 4 weeks
b. 6 weeks
c. 8 weeks
d. 2 weeks
answer: a . 4 weeks .
175q: ratio of upper to lower half of body in a 3 year old child is ?
answer: a .1:3
176q: direct mailing is a type of —-?
a. individual approach
b. mass approach
answer: b . mass approach .
177q: the acyl carrier protein ?
answer: inside the mitochondria .
178q: drug of choice for toxoplasmosis in pregnancy ?
c. both a and b
179q: neurotransmitter in the postganglionic sympathetic neurons all except ?
b. acetyl choline
180q: disseminated intravascular coagulation is associated with all except ?
a. placenta previa
b. abruptio placenta
c. intra uterine death
d. amniotic fluid embolism
answer: a . placenta previa .
181q: which of the following signs is seen in acute laryngotracheobronchitis ?
answer: steeple sign .
182q: all of the following capsules are made up of polysaccarides except ?
answer: b . anthrax .
183q: all are cycloplegic mydriatics except ?
answer: d . phenylephrine .
184q: what is the cause of different expressivity of warfarin ?
answer: CYP3A4 .
185q: which of the following is true about airway resistance ?
a. increased in asthma
186q: most common uterine anamoly ?
a. unicornuate bicollis
b. unicornuate unicollis
c. bicornuate bicollis
d. bicornuate unicollis
answer: d .
187q: syme’s amputation is done in all of the following except ?
a. diabetic ulcer foot with gangrene
b. madura foot
188q: dorsal mesogastrium forms which of the following ?
a. falciform ligament
b. greater omentum
c. lesser omentum
d. ligamentum teres
answer: b . greater omentum .
189q: cystic fibrosis is associated with most commonly ?
a. meconium ileus
b. meconium plug formation
190q: long duration of unconsciousness postoperatively is due to ?
b. use of volatile anaesthetics