Medical Quiz

Cell Injury Quiz


Listed below are characteristic of atrophy and hypertrophy EXCEPT:

A. Hypertrophy occurs due to increase amounts of structural proteins and organelles

B. Hypertrophy only occurs in permanent cells

C. Aging is a cause of atrophy

D. Atrophy occurs due to decreased protein synthesis, increased protein degradation in cells & autophagy

TB is what type of necrosis?

A. Coagulative

B. Caseation

C. Liquifactive

D. Fibrinoid

Positive feedback system is

A. Inhibitory

B. Stimulatory

“Remaining stable by remaining the same” is..

A. Feedback

B. Homeostasis

C. Repair

Chemotaxis is movement in response to:

A. Light

B. Seasons

C. Anything

D. Chemical compounds

The word “Pathology” is derived from

A. Greek

B. Latin

C. Hebrew

Organisms that are made up of only 1 cell are called:

A. Multicellular

B. Bacteria

C. Unicellular

D. Eukaryotic

Listed below are common adaptive cellular changes EXCEPT:

A. Atrophy

B. Hypertrophy

C. Hyperplasia

D. Dysplasia

Temperature control is an example of

A. Positive feedback

B. Negative feedback

Movement in response to any stimulus is called:

A. Taxis

B. Phototaxis

C. Chemotaxis

D. Migration

Nerve cells conduct impulses in the form of …

A. it’s spherical shape

B. branches

C. electric signals

Characteristic changes in a cell caused by a disease

A. Necrosis

B. Lesion

C. Prognosis


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