A patient diagnosed with influenza type A should be treated with antibiotic therapy.

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BIO 116 Midterm Answers / Intro to Pathophysiology (Grantham University Online)

 

1. A patient diagnosed with influenza type A should be treated with antibiotic therapy.

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 2

1. Lymphedema can be caused by all of the following except:

 

 

 

radiation

 

 

pregnancy

 

 

burns

 

 

strep bacteria

4 points   

QUESTION 3

1. Autoimmunity can be described as:

 

 

a decrease in defense mechanisms in the body to prevent infection

 

 

an allergic reaction

 

 

fighting against one’s own body

 

 

none of the above

4 points   

QUESTION 4

1. Atherosclerosis can lead to all of the following diseases except:

 

 

 

Myocardial infarction

 

 

Hypertension

 

 

Peripheral Vascular Disease

 

 

Rheumatic Heart Disease

4 points   

QUESTION 5

1. A risk factor for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) includes all of the following except:

 

 

 

dehydration

 

 

pregnancy

 

 

bed rest

 

 

surgery

 

 

All are risk factors

4 points   

QUESTION 6

1. The cancer that is known to cause the most deaths in the US for men and women is:

 

 

 

skin cancer

 

 

lymphoma

 

 

colon cancer

 

 

lung cancer

4 points   

QUESTION 7

1. A predisposing factor to a disease would include:

 

 

Heredity

 

 

Sex 

 

 

Age 

 

 

Lifestyle

 

 

All of the above

4 points   

QUESTION 8

1. All of the following are true about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) except:

 

 

4th cause of death in the US

 

 

includes Acute Bronchitis and Emphysema

 

 

mostly caused by cigarette smoking

 

 

airflow is obstructed by inflammation

4 points   

QUESTION 9

1. Anemia can be caused by all of the following factors except:

 

 

Cancer

 

 

low iron intake

 

 

shock

 

 

bleeding

 

 

All are correct

4 points   

QUESTION 10

1. Smoking can cause cells to change to another type of cell also known as metaplasia.

 

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 11

1. Macrophages are important in the inflammatory processes be-cause they are responsible for:

 

 

 

releasing poisonous chemicals to kill the invader

 

 

removing dead WBCs from the inflamed area

 

 

make an antibody to kill the invader

4 points   

QUESTION 12

1. ______ is caused by the Staph or Strep bacteria

 

 

 

An ulcer

 

 

A keloid

 

 

Cellulitis

 

 

all of these answers are correct

4 points   

QUESTION 13

1. The universal donor blood type is __ because it does not con-tain A or B antigens

 

 

 

O

 

 

AB

 

 

A

 

 

B

4 points   

QUESTION 14

1. All types of pneumonia can be prevented with a vaccination

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 15

1. The mortality rate is the percentage of people with a disease who survive for a set amount of time

 

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 16

1. The most common type of cancer for men and women is:

1.  

 

 

lung cancer

 

 

skin cancer

 

 

lymphoma

 

 

leukemia

4 points   

QUESTION 17

1. Which of the following cellular injuries can cause the heart to work harder?

 

 

Hypertrophy

 

 

Metaplasia

 

 

Dysplasia

 

 

Atrophy

4 points   

QUESTION 18

1. Common causes of cancer include:

 

 

smoking

 

 

bacteria

 

 

none of the above

 

 

number of hospitalizations

4 points   

QUESTION 19

1. An example of an Autoimmune Disease would be:

 

 

Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

 

 

Lupus Erythematosus

 

 

Urticaria

 

 

none of these answers are correct

4 points   

QUESTION 20

1. A common injury that affects the heel of the foot is _____________

 

 

Tendonitis

 

 

Bursitis

 

 

Plantar Fasciitis

 

 

Carpal Tunnel

4 points   

QUESTION 21

1. Malignant tumors:

 

 

are red in color

 

 

always start out benign and then become malignant

 

 

grow disorderly

 

 

none of the above

4 points   

QUESTION 22

1. Receiving the shingles vaccine is an example of active natural immunity.

 

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 23

1. Susan has an allergic reaction after being stung by a bee. Her _____ will release histamine in order to increase blood flow to the site of the sting.

 

 

 

antibodies

 

 

monocytes

 

 

mast cells

 

 

None of these anwers is correct

4 points   

QUESTION 24

1. Patients with osteoarthritis often get high levels of uric acid in the joints which are very painful.

 

 True

 False

4 points   

QUESTION 25

1. HIV can be transmitted via all of the following except:

 

 

kissing

 

 

sexual intercourse

 

 

mother to unborn baby in utero

 

 

sharing of needles

 

 

they are all ways that HIV can be spread