a. wegeners granulomatosis
b. polyarteritis nodosa
c. microscopic polyangitis
d. henoch schonlein purpura
e. churg-strauss syndrome
7q: a clinical question was given with symptoms of Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy and asked which of the following drugs are not effective in HOCM ?
a. beta blockers
b. sublingual nitrates
8q: a young male was admitted with pneumonia for 5 days . he develops gripping abdominal pain and loose stools . which of the following drugs might be beneficial ?
a. capsule imodium 4-8 g/day
b. tab ciprofloxacin 500 mg BD
c. oral metronidazole
d. capsule diphenoxylate
e. oral vancomycin
9q: true statements regarding acute attack of gouty arthritis ?
a. joint aspirates reveal positively birefringent crystals
b. allopurinol should be started immediately
c. colchicine may cause gastrointestinal disturbances
d. colchicine is known to provide relief
e. serum uric acid levels may be absolutely normal
10q: which of the following enzymes require NAD as a cofactor ?
a. citrate synthase
b. isocitrate dehydrogenase
c. alpha ketoglutarate dehydrogenase
d. malate dehydrogenase
e. succinate thiokinase
Click on the image of the citric acid cycle below to view a larger image .