1q: where is the woodruff area located ?
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 .