Medical Quiz
Infection Quiz

Elderly people are very susceptible to pneumonia in all its varieties. The symptoms the elderly exhibit can be very different than those of other age groups who have pneumonia. What signs and symptoms are elderly people with pneumonia less likely to experience than people with pneumonia in other age groups?

A. marked elevation in temperature

B. loss of appetite

C. deterioration in mental status

D. pleuritic pain

Select your answer:
A  B  C  D  E 

Topics:

Immunity The Musculoskeletal System Glucose in the Body Microrganisms Muscle & Nerve Tissue Mutations Health and Hygiene Medical Terminology Prefixes Limitation of Senses The Microbial World Child Growth and Development Nervous / Sensory System Cardiology Services Med Terms Life Processes - Digestion and Respiration Fluid and Electrolytes

Other quiz: Carbohydrates / Fat-soluble Vitamins

Which of these are the functions of vitamin E?

A. Forms visual purple which allows us to see in dim light

B. Acts as an antioxidant

C. Helps the body to absorb calcium

D. For normal blood clotting