This video tutorial is part of MCQ questions series on USMLE step 1 question bank for preparation of USMLE. These questions will also be useful for Indian Medical PG entrance exams.
Let us begin with our first question .
Question 1. What are the components of Felty syndrome?
Ans : RA, Splenomegaly and Neutropenia
Question 2 . The next question is
Anakinra acts on which receptors ?
Ans: IL-1 Receptor Antagonist
Question 3.Our next question for today is
What is mechanism of action of Rituximab ?
Ans: Monoclonal Antibody against CD20
Question 4.The next question is
Which part of the spine is commonly involved in Rheumatoid arthritis ?
Ans: Cervical spine
Question 5 .The next question is
Which joints are commonly involved in Rheumatoid arthritis
Ans: MCP,PIP in Hands and MTP in Feet
Question 6. The next question is
Which joints of hands are spared in Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans: Distal IP Joints
Question 7. The next question is
Which deformities are commonly seen in Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans: 1) Swan Neck deformity(Hyperextension of PIP Joints
2) Buttonaire Deformity ( Hyperextension of MCP Joints
Question 8 .The next question is
What is Caplan syndrome ?
Ans: Rheumatoid Arthritis with Pneumoconiosis
Question 9.The next question is
Which type of lymphoma can occur in patients with Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans: Large Granular Lymphocytic lymphoma
Question 10:Our next question is
Which is the most specific laboratory test for Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans: The answer is Anti CCP which is called as Anti Citrullinated Peptide and is the most specific test for rheumatoid arthritis
Question 11:The next question is
Which HLA is associated with Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans: HLA DR-4
Question 12:Our next question is
Which DMARD is drug of first choice for Rheumatoid arthritis?
Question 13:The next question is
Which immunoglobulin isotype is commonly seen in Rheumatoid factor?
Ans: IgM type
Question 14:The next question is
Which type of anemia is common in Rheumatoid arthritis?
Ans : Normocytic Normochromic anemia
Question 15: The next question is
Which is the common extra articular manifestation in RA in which Steroids are used?
Ans: Mononeuritis multiplex