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Exam Title : Cardiovescular System


Number Of Question : 43
Question #1: All of the following are true for mitral valve prolapse, except
Transmission may be as an autosomal dominant trait
Majority of the case present with features of mitral regurgitation
The value leaflets characteristically show myxomatous degeneration
The disease is one of the common cardiovascular manifestations of Marfan's Syndrome
Question #2: Which of the following is associated with peripheral artery disease, coronary heart disease and stroke
Insulin Deficiency
Hyperestrogenimia
Hypothyroidism
Hyperprogesteronemia
Question #3: All of the following heart sounds are heard in chronic mitral stenosis except
Mid diastolic murmur
Third heart sound
Opening snap
Loud SI
Question #4: Trans-esophageal echocardiogram (TEE) is superior to trans-thoracic echocardiogram (TTE) because of:
More convenient
Is more sensitive in picking up left ventricular apical thrombus
Is more sensitive in picking up atheromatous plaques in ascending thoracic aorta
TEE is more sensitive in picking up atrial appendage thrombus
Question #5: The right atrium chronic overload is indicated by a pwave of more than
2.5 mm
3.5 mm
4.5 mm
5.5 mm