Wednesday, 22 September 2010

MRCP questions: War 17

As with previous 'wars' after 'battles' these are just a few quick questions to see if your brain cells have retained the information provided in battles 11.1 to 11.4.

Grab a piece of paper, jot down your answers then compare them to my answers here

Question 1:
What haematological picture do you get in DIC?

Question 2:
What symptoms are associated with jugular foramen syndrome?

Question 3:
Name the commonest form of thyroid cancer.

Question 4:
List 3 causes of unilateral pleural calcification

Question 5:
What condition is associated with a 'plucked chicken skin' appearence?

Question 6:
Legionella is a gram positive bacteria.  True or false?

Question 7:
Which biochemical disturbance is classically associated with legionella?

The answers are here