30 REPRESENTATIVE TEST QUESTIONS FROM PREVIOUS EXAMINATIONS
Including answers, in each question only one answer is correct


1 Which of the following bone marrow diseases is considered a chronic myeloproliferative disorder
a
b
c
d
e
Chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia
Essential thrombocythaemia
Hypocellular myelodysplastic syndrome
Juvenile chronic myeloid leukaemia
Refractory anaemia with excess of blasts in transformation
2 What is usually the first symptom of Alport's syndrome
a
b
c
d
e
Deafness
Ocular abnormalities
Haematuria
Oedema
Olfactory nerve atrophy
3 The initial localisation of amyloid in amyloidosis in the glomerulus is usually
a
b
c
d
e
Subendothelial
Subepithelial
Mesangial
Subendothelial and subepithelial
All of these

4 Flow through a stenosed artery is not significantly affected until the lumen is reduced by:
a
b
c
d
e
40-50%
50-60%
60-70%
70-80%
80-90%
5 Which of the following lysosomal storage diseases is caused by a deficiency of the enzyme
b-glucocerebrosidase:
a
b
c
d
e
Pompe's disease
Tay-Sachs disease
Gaucher's disease
Niemann-Pick's disease
Fucosidosis