Topicwise Questions - Diseases - 2

26. A person suffering from Halitosis is suffering from -

  1. obesity
  2. bad breath
  3. dark skin
  4. short height

27. Chickenpox is caused by

  1. Varicella zoster Virus
  2. Variola Virus
  3. Streptococcus
  4. Vibrio Cholera

28. The infective stage of Malaria is:

  1. Gametocyte
  2. Ring state
  3. Sporozoite
  4. Merozoite

29. The disease that kills more people than lung cancer as a consequences of air pollution is:

  1. chronic bronchitis
  2. asthma
  3. emphesema
  4. heart attack

30. The deficiency of Iron in man may result in

  1. Anaemia
  2. Night blindness
  3. Scurvy
  4. Rickets

31. Cancer is a disease where we find uncontrolled

  1. Cell division
  2. Cell swelling
  3. Cell inflammation
  4. Cell deformity

32. What is ALZHEIMER’S disease?

  1. It is a disorder of the brain
  2. It affects liver
  3. It affects Kidney
  4. It affects human immune system

33. The causative agent of Tuberculosis is

  1. Mycobacterium
  2. Aspergillus
  3. Rhabdovirus
  4. HIV

34. Contaminated water can cause the following diseases except which one of the following?

  1. Hepatitis A
  2. Typhoid
  3. Measles
  4. Cholera

35. Which one of the following diseases is caused by bacteria and spreads through faecal matter by houseflies?

  1. Pertussis
  2. Typhoid
  3. Diphtheria
  4. Chickenpox

36. The medical term used for the sleeplessness is

  1. Somnambulism
  2. Insomnia
  3. Hallucination
  4. Nyctinuria

37. Blood cancer is otherwise called as

  1. Anaemia
  2. Polycythemia
  3. Leucopenia
  4. Leukaemia

38. The disease in which the sugar level of blood increases is known as

  1. Diabetes mellitus
  2. Diabetes insipidus
  3. Diabetes imperfectus
  4. Diabetes sugarensis

39. Which one of the following lenses should be used to correct the defect of astigmatism?

  1. Cylindrical lens
  2. Concave lens
  3. Convex lens
  4. Bifocal lens

40. AIDS virus has -

  1. Single-stranded RNA
  2. Double-stranded RNA
  3. Single-stranded DNA
  4. Double-stranded DNA

41. Trachoma is a disease of :

  1. throat
  2. lings
  3. eyes
  4. liver

42. Thrombosis is a disorder related to the :

  1. lungs
  2. blood
  3. thyroid
  4. nervous system

43. Which of the following diseases is not caused by bacteria?

  1. Tuberculosis
  2. Typhoid
  3. Measles
  4. Leprosy

44. Which of the following diseases is caused by virus?

  1. Diphtheria
  2. Tetanus
  3. Syphilis
  4. Influenza

45. Which of the following disorders of the eye is also known as the lazy eye?

  1. Amblyopia
  2. Myopia
  3. Amenopia
  4. Presbyopia

46. Ebola, a disease which has recently been responsible for thousands of deaths in West Africa is named after a -

  1. village
  2. tribe
  3. river
  4. mountain

47. Which of the following diseases is associated with Zooplankton, tiny animals found in a marine ecosystem?

  1. dengue
  2. cholera
  3. chikungunya
  4. swine flue

48. Inability of the brain to produce which of the following is said to cause Parkinson's disease?

  1. thyroid-stimulating hormone
  2. cortisol
  3. prolactin
  4. dopamine

49. Which one of following painful conditions is caused by elevated levels of uric acid in blood?

  1. goitre
  2. gout
  3. frozen shoulder
  4. rickets

50. Which one of following diseases has been reportedly eradicated from North and South America in April 2015?

  1. leprosy
  2. polio
  3. rubella
  4. diabetes