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9. All of the following are true concerning Barrett esophagus except:
a. More common in caucasians
b. Complication of gastroesophageal reflux
c. Development of adenocarcinomas in distal esophagus
d. More common in female
d. More common in female
17. All of the following are associated with chronic gastritis except:
a. Epigastric pain that radiates to the back
b. H.pylori infection
c. Achlorhydria after severe loss of parietal cells
d. Mucosal atrophy and epithelial metaplasia
a. Epigastric pain that radiates to the back
19. All of the following are associated with peptic ulcers except:
a. Alcoholic cirrhosis
b. Repeated, high doses of systemic corticosteroids
c. Hypoparathyroidism
d. High incidence in the duodenum
c. Hypoparathyroidism
20. Which of the following ulcers is the most common type of peptic ulcer?
A. Gastric
B. Esophageal
C. Duodenal
D. Stress
E. Aphthous
C. Duodenal
24. Besides H. pylori infection, which of the following can cause peptic ulcers?
a. Cigarette smoke
b. NSAIDs
c. Psychological stress
d. A and B
d. A and B
31. Which of the following is the most common and important malignant stomach tumor?
a. Hamartoma
b. Adenoma
c. Carcinoma
d. Fibroma
c. Carcinoma
32. Which of the following is defined as a blind pouch leading off the alimentary tract, lined by mucosa, that communicates with lumen of gut?
a. Volvulus
b. Diverticulum
c. Incusseption
d. Herniation
b. Diverticulum
41. Which of the following is a malabsorptive disorder commonly encounterd in the United States?
a. Esophageal reflux disease
b. Regional enteritis
c. Peptic ulcer
d. Colonic diverticulosis
b. Regional enteritis
43. All of the following are associated with gluten-sensitive enteropathy except:
a. Celiac disease
b. HLA genetic suceptibility
c. Idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
d. Two fold increase in long-term risk of malignant GI disease
c. Idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
56. The development of recurrent apthough stomatitis (RAS) in the oral cavity is associated with which of the following?
a. Gardner syndrome
b. Hiatal hernia
c. Ulcerative colitis
d. Infectious enterocolitis caused by E. coli infections
c. Ulcerative colitis
67. Peutz-Jegher syndrome is associated with each of the following except
a. Autosomal recessive inheritance pattern
b. Melanotic mucosal and cutaneous pigmentation
c. Principally benign intestinal polyps throughout the intestinal tract
a. Autosomal recessive inheritance pattern
70. 18q21 cancer suppressor gene deletion is associated with which of the following?
a. Intestinal adhesions
b. Colorectal carcinogenesis
c. Barret esophagus
d. Gastrointestinal lymphoma
b. Colorectal carcinogenesis
80. Which of the following is the most common form of neoplasia in the appendix?
a. Adenocarcinoma
b. Lymphoma
c. Carcinoid tumor
d. Squamous cell carcinoma
c. Carcinoid tumor
85. Which of the following malabsorption syndromes is an inherited disorder which may lead to intestinal lymphoma?
A. Whipple disease
B. Tropical sprue
C. Intestinal lymphangiectasia
D. Wegener granulomatosus
E. Celiac disease
E. Celiac disease
2. Which of the following is the most specific diagnostic test for infectious mononucleosis?
A. EB virus nuclear antigen
B. Viral capsid antigen
C. Heterophil reaction (monospot test)
D. PPD
E. Hangar-Rose test
C. Heterophil reaction (monospot test)
5. Which of the following is the microbial organism associated with cat-scratch disease?
A. Ricketsiae
B. Coccidiodes imitis
C. Bartonella henselae
D. H. pylori
E. S. aureus
C. Bartonella henselae
16. Which of the following forms of leukemia accounts for two-thirds of the cases in children?
A. Acute myeloid
B. Chronic lymphocytic
C. Acute lymphocytic
D. Acute monoblastic
E. Chronic myelogenous
C. Acute lymphocytic
30. Which one of the following conditions is frequently associated with the subsequent development of amyloidosis?
A. hypothyroidism
B. scurvy
C. fibromyalgia
D. multiple myeloma
E. sickle-cell anemia
D. multiple myeloma
37. Which of the following is NOT associated with mycosis fungoides?
A. Dermal metasteses
B. B cell lymphoma
C. Extra-nodal involvement
D. Mucosal metasteses
E. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
B. B cell lymphoma
41. The first sign of Hodgkin disease is often a/an:
A. Enlarged cervical lymph node
B. Sore Throat
C. Palatal petechiae
D. Fever Jaundice
A. Enlarged cervical lymph node
48. Which of the following is/are associated with the Philadelphia chromosome?
A. Translocation of long arms of chromosomes 9 and 22
B. BCR-ABL fusion genes
C. ALL
D. A and B
E. A, B and C
D. A and B
57. Which of the following Langerhans cell histiocytes is the most critical and life threatening and occurs in infants?
A. Unifocal
B. Multifocal
C. Acute disseminated
D. Hand-Schuller-Christian disease
E. Eosinophilic Granuloma
C. Acute disseminated
7. Which one of the following conditions has been associated with an increased risk for the development of oral cancer?
A. hyperthyroidism
B. acromegaly
C. Plummer-Vinson syndrome
D. pyostomatitis vegetans
E. rickets
C. Plummer-Vinson syndrome
24. Which of the following is not associated with the clinical features of hyperthyroidism?
A. Heat intolerance
B. Tachycardia
C. Fatigability and restlessness
D. Weight gain
E. Tremor
D. Weight gain
47. Which of the following disorder is associated with kidney stones as a common complication?
A. IDDM
B. Myxedema
C. Hyperparathyroidism
D. Hypopituitarism
E. Cushing syndrome
C. Hyperparathyroidism
53. The most common cause of Cushing’s syndrome is:
A. iatrogenic (from corticosteroid therapy)
B. hypopituitarism
C. excess fluoride concentration in the water supply
D. gastroduodenal ulcer
A. iatrogenic (from corticosteroid therapy)
61. Pigmentation of the buccal mucosa is characteristic of which autoimmune disease?
a. Pernicious anemia
b. Addison's disease
c. Scleroderma
d. Grave's disease
e. Systemic lupus erythematosus
b. Addison's disease
23. Which of the following is the most common group of primary CNS tumors?
a. Neurofibromas
b. Neuromas
c. Astrocytomas
d. Meduloblastomas
e. None of the above
c. Astrocytomas
45. All of the following are amyloid associated conditions, except:
a. Multiple myeloma
b. Alzheimer’s disease
c. Senile amyloidosis
d. NIDDM
e. Parkinson’s disease
e. Parkinson’s disease