Q- A patient presents with symptoms consistent with gout. Which of the following is the reason for avoiding use of aspirin in this patient?
A- Aspirin releases uric acid from body stores
B- Aspirin reduces renal clearance of uric acid
C- Aspirin stimulates protein absorption
D- Colchicine is stronger than aspirin
Q- Which of the following is the role of imatinib in treating a case of Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia?
A- It inhibits the BCR-ABL protein
B- It inhibits the HER2/neu protein
C- It inhibits the epithelial growth factor
D- It inhibits the microtubule assembly during mitosis
Q- Which one of the following screening tests is recommended every other year for a woman at the age of 50, assuming normal test results?
B- DEXA scan
D- Pap smear