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1

The plicae circulares, microvilli, and villi :

Increase absorption area and digestion in the small intestine.

2

What is the medical term for accumulation of squamous epithelium that forms a mass that is destructive to the middle ear?

Cholesteatoma

3

Which of the following is a uterine dressing forcep : schubert, bozeman, staude, ballantine?

Bozeman

4

Which eye muscle alters the shape of the lens to accommodate vision?

Ciliary

5

Filiforms are used to :

Bypass urethral obstuctions

6

Which of the following defines cryptorchidism : stones, impotence, undescended testes, undeveloped testes?

Undescended testes

7

Which of the following is a nonadherent, nonpermeable, occlusive surgical dressing?

Xeroform

8

Sterile water is used for irrigation during a mastectomy, because it is categorized as what ?

Hypotonic

9

What is used to inflate the Foley catheter balloon?

Sterile water

10

Which mode of the electrosurgical unit does not require use of a patient return electrode.

Bipolar

11

Which of the following diseases is caused by a pathogen : pneumonia, rickets, scurvy, diabetes?

pneumonia

12

Coagulation with the harmonic scalpel is accomplished by the use of :

ultrasonic energy

13

In which surgical procedure would Glisson's capsule be encountered?

Hepatic Lobectomy

14

Which instrument would be used during a dacryocystorhinostomy : buckle, keratome, scleral hooks, oscillating saw?

oscillating saw

15

Polyglycoloic acid suture falls into which classification?

Synthetic absorbable

16

Third-degree burn tissue with a charred and pearly-white appearance is called :

Eschar

17

Insertion of an intraaortic balloon pump is done to treat patients with :

Left ventricular failure

18

For which of the following do burr holes provide adequate exposure : meningocele, encephalocele, cranialdysraphism, subdural hematoma ?

Subdural hematome

19

The venous sinus at the juntion of the sclera and cornea is the :

Canal of schlemm

20

What cardiac drug increases myocardial contractality?

Calcium Chloride

21

Which procedure can be done to repair a bucket-handle tear ?

Meniscectomy

22

The prostate gland secretes :

Alkaline fluid

23

Which of the following incisions divides the linea alba : right subcostal, vertical midline, paramedian rectus, midabdominal transverse/

Verticle midline

24

Which preoperative drug is delivered transdermally to prevent postoperative nausea?

Scopolomine

25

What are the four defects involved in tetralogy of Fallot?

Right ventricular hypertrophy, Ventricular septal defect, overriding aorta, pulmonary valve stenosis

26

Where is central venous pressure measured?

Right atrium

27

The funnel-shaped distal opening of a fallopian tube is the :

Infundibulum

28

Which ligament stabilizes the duodenojejunal angle?

Treitz

29

What disease causes the overproduction of adrenaline?

Addison's disease

30

What is the purpose of applying cricoid pressure?

Occlude the esophagus