Go For The Glory Quiz: Itchy Rash; Helminthiasis; Penile Nodule; Alopecia; Inflammatory Disease

January 3, 2013

Test your skills in this 5-question quiz: Go For The Glory Quiz: Itchy Rash; Helminthiasis; Penile Nodule; Alopecia; Inflammatory Disease

Test your skills in this 5-question quiz, starting here.QUESTION 1:



A 57-year-old man presents for evaluation of an intensely itchy eruption involving both forelegs. He is ostensibly in good health and denies medication use.

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QUESTION 2:



A 59-year-old Asian woman was hospitalized with right lower quadrant abdominal pain and diarrhea of 2 weeks' duration. A CBC revealed microcytic anemia. An initial CT scan of the abdomen showed stranding plus thickening of the cecal wall with small foci of pneumatosis and narrowing of the sigmoid colon. A subsequent CT scan showed large worms in the distal jejunum and ileum, confirming a diagnosis of helminthiasis.

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QUESTION 3:



A large, asymptomatic nodule developed on the head of the penis of a 68-year-old man who was otherwise in good health. The patient also had palpable, but painless, bilateral inguinal adenopathy.

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QUESTION 4:



A 29-year-old man complained about recent severe hair loss. He otherwise felt well.

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QUESTION 5:

Differentiating inflammatory bowel disease from ulcerative colitis (UC) can be difficult.

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ANSWER KEY:

Question 1. Answer: c

Question 2. Answer: b

Question 3. Answer: a

Question 4. Answer: c

Question 5. Answer: c