Friday, May 1, 2009

Part 11 HIV Multiple choice questions

51q: which of the following is not a NNRTI drug ?

a. delaviridine
b. nevirapine
c. efavirenz
d. etravirine
e. all are NNRTIs

52q: the drug COMBIVIR is a combination of which retroviral drugs ?

a. zidovudine and lamivudine
b. zidovudine and abacavir
c. zidovudine , lamivudine and abacavir
d. tenofovir and emtricitabine

53q: Globally which is the most common opportunistic infection in HIV-infected individuals ?

a. mycobacterium tuberculosis
b. pneumocystis carinii
c. mycobacterium avium intracellulare
d. toxoplasmosis

*Ref: Chapter-182-Harrison's17th-edition: Under the heading 'Cellular activation and Pathogenesis'- second paragraph. 

54q: first choice for the prophylaxis of pneumocystis jiroveci in HIV patient ?

a. sulfadiazine
b. fluconazole
c. ciprofloxacin
d. trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole

55q: fluconazole is used as a first choice for prophylaxis of which of the following opportunistic infections in a HIV infected patient ?

a. Cryptococcus neoformans
b. Histoplasma capsulatum
c. Coccidioides immitis
d. Pencillium marneffei
e. Both a and c

1 comment:

  1. q53> pnuemocystis carinii is the most common oppurtunistic infection in AIDS globally. mycobacterium tuberculosis is the most common oppurtunistic infection IN INDIA.