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Q- A patient with a history of renal disease presents to the clinic for a follow up and renal function tests.  Clearance of which one of the following substances is used to estimate the glomerular filtration rate? A-Calcium B-Inulin C-Potassium D-Sodium Q- An immunocompromised patient complains of fever, increasing dyspnea and cough for 2 weeks. … Read more

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Q- A 64-year-old male presents to the ER with sudden left-sided paralysis. The patient had a history of a compound fractured femur 2 months ago. His medical history includes myocardial infarction and atrial fibrillation. Which one of the following is most likely responsible for this patient’s condition? A-Fat embolism B-Thromboembolism from the left atrium C-Thromboembolism … Read more

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Q- A patient who survived acute myocardial infarction 12 hours ago called the ambulance for sudden dizziness and sweating. He died on his way to the hospital. Which of the following is the most likely cause of death in this patient? A-Cardiac arrhythmia B-Dressler syndrome C-Papillary muscle rupture D-Ventricular aneurysm Q- Which of the following … Read more

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Q- A person experienced devastating moment 10 years ago when her parents died in a motor vehicle accident. When asked today, she could not remember any details although she knew all the details of the accident when it happened. Which one of the following defense mechanisms most likely explains this reaction? A- Reaction formation B- … Read more

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Q- Dwarfism is recognized as shortness in height that can be caused by genetic or medical conditions. Which of the following is the most common cause of dwarfism? A- Achondroplasia B- Osteonecrosis C- Osteopetrosis D- Rickets Q- Cervical subluxation, ulnar finger deviation and swan nick deformities are characteristic of which one of the following conditions? … Read more