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1Which of the following instrument is used to measure blood pressure?
sphygmomanometer
Oximeter
Electro cardiogram
Barometer
 

Right Answer: 1
Sphygmomanometer is an instrument used to measure blood pressure.
Question ID: 355

2Which of the following specialist will cure the cancer diseases?
Gastroenterologist
Cardiologist
Hematologist
Oncologist
 

Right Answer: 4
Oncology is the specialized branch of medicine devoted to the field of cancer including diagnosis, treatments, and researches.
Question ID: 35

3In which city, is National Institute of Virology located?
Hyderabad
Pune
Bangalore
Mysore
 

Right Answer: 2
The National Institute of Virology in Pune, India is an Indian virology research institute and part of the Indian Council of Medical Research. It was previously known as 'Virus Research Centre' and was founded in collaboration with the Rockefeller Foundation.
Question ID: 576

4How many bones are found in adult human body?
180
206
285
300
 

Right Answer: 2
The human skeleton of an adult consists of around 206 to 213 bones, and there are 300 bones in children at the time of birth.
Question ID: 390

5Which mosquito is cause of Dengue fever?
Anafilus
Qulex
Aedes aegypti
East Qulex
 

Right Answer: 3
Aedes aegypti can spread dengue fever, chikungunya, Zika fever, Mayaro and yellow fever viruses, and other disease agents. The mosquito can be recognized by white markings on its legs and a marking in the form of a lyre on the upper surface of its thorax.
Question ID: 484

6Which organ is affected by glaucoma diseases?
Eyes
Liver
Kidney
Lungs
 

Right Answer: 1
Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve which is vital for good vision. This damage is often caused by an abnormally high pressure in your eye.
Question ID: 337

7People with which type of blood are known as universal recipients?
A +
B +
AB +
O +
 

Right Answer: 3
People with AB+ blood group are called the "universal recipients" because this people can receive any type of blood.
Question ID: 367

8What is the largest organ in human body?
Liver
Bones
Intestine
Skin
 

Right Answer: 4
The skin is considered to be the largest organ. It covers whole body and makes up about 16 percent of overall body mass.
Question ID: 426

9Which of the following day is observed as world diabetes day?
4th July
12th August
13 October
14th November
 

Right Answer: 4
It was the birth day of Professor Frederick Grant Banting. He was the co-discoverer of insulin. He received Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 1923.
Question ID: 296

10People with, which type of blood are known as universal donors?
A Negative
B Negative
AB Negative
O Negative
 

Right Answer: 4
Universal donors are those with an O negative blood type. O negative blood can be used in transfusions for any blood type.
Question ID: 366

11Which vitamin deficiency causes rickets?
Vitamin A
Vitamin B
Vitamin C
Vitamin D
 

Right Answer: 4
The most common cause of rickets is a lack of vitamin D or calcium in a child's diet.
Question ID: 354

12Which of the following vitamin is produced by skin when exposed to sunlight?
Vitamin A
Vitamin D
Vitamin K
None of the above
 

Right Answer: 2
The sun's energy turns a chemical in your skin into vitamin D3, which is carried to your liver and then your kidneys to transform it to active vitamin D.
Question ID: 23

13Which of the following disease is known as Soft Bone disease?
Osteoporosis
Osteomalacia
Osteoarthritis
None of the above
 

Right Answer: 2
Osteomalacia means "soft bones" . Osteomalacia is a disease that weakens bones and can cause them to break more easily.
Question ID: 25

14Who is called as specialist in treatment of mental disorders?
Physician
Neurologist
Nefrologist
Psychiatrist
 

Right Answer: 4
Psychologists Treat Less Severe Conditions, Psychiatrists Treat More Complex Mental Health Disorders. Generally, psychologists treat conditions that don't require medication.
Question ID: 535

15Which vitamin is known as Niacin?
Vitamin A
Vitamin B12
Vitamin B2
Vitamin B3
 

Right Answer: 4
Niacin is the chemical name of water soluble vitamin B3.
Question ID: 442

16How many bones are found in children at the time of birth?
185
206
285
300
 

Right Answer: 4
The human skeleton of an adult consists of around 206 to 213 bones, and there are 300 bones in children at the time of birth.
Question ID: 391

17What vitamin deficiency causes "Night Blindness"?
Vitamin B12
Riboflavin
Vitamin A
Vitamin E
 

Right Answer: 3
Vitamin A deficiency is one of the major cause of Night Blindness. Genetic, cataract, myopia, retinitis are also reasons for Night Blindness.
Question ID: 420

18Which of the following day is observed as World Rabies Day?
Jan 14
March 30
Sep 28
Dec 21
 

Right Answer: 3
September 28 is World Rabies Day, which promotes information on, and prevention and elimination of the disease. The anniversary of the death of Louis Pasteur who, with the collaboration of his colleagues, developed the first efficacious rabies vaccine.
Question ID: 284

19The specialist doctor, who cares the treatment of kidney diseases?
Oncologist
Nephrologist
Cardiologist
Neurologist
 

Right Answer: 2
Nephrology  is a specialty of adult internal medicine and pediatric medicine that concerns the study of the kidneys.
Question ID: 336

20When is Doctor's Day celebrated in India?
June 1
July 1
Aug 1
Sep 1
 

Right Answer: 2
National Doctor's Day is celebrated on July 1 in India, in memory of Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, a legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal. He was born on July 1, 1882 and died on the same date in 1962.
Question ID: 279


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