Health

Which one of the following vitamins has a role in blood clotting?

  1. Vitamin A
  2. Vitamin B
  3. Vitamin D
  4. Vitamin K

Which one of the following pairs of vitamin and diseases is/are correctly matched?

  1. Vitamin A : Rickets
  2. Vitamin B1 : Beriberi
  3. Vitamin C : Scurvy

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

  1. 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3

After diagnosis of disease in a person, the doctor advises the patient iron and folic acid tablets. The person is suffering from

  1. goitre
  2. osteoporosis
  3. anaemia
  4. protein-energy malnutrition

Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) is used to measure

  1. spread of solid tumour
  2. bone density
  3. extent of brain haemorrhage
  4. ulcerous growth in blood

Sickle-cell anaemia is a disease caused due to the abnormality in?

  1. blood plasma composition
  2. red blood cells
  3. white blood cells
  4. thrombocytes

Which one of the following diseases in humans can spread through air?

  1. Goitre
  2. HIV-AIDS
  3. Tuberculosis
  4. Dengue

Night blindness is caused by the deficiency of

  1. Vitamin C
  2. Vitamin A
  3. Vitamin K
  4. Vitamin B

The term 'Probiotic' is applied to

  1. Organic food
  2. Antacid
  3. Antibiotic
  4. Live microbial food supplement

Which one of the following is the scientific name of the causal organism of elephantiasis?

  1. Ascaris lumbricoides
  2. Culex pipiens
  3. Wuchereria bancrofti
  4. Fasciola hepatica

Which among the following diseases is not sexually transmitted?

  1. Syphillis
  2. Hepatitis
  3. HIV - AIDS
  4. Gonorrhoea

Which one of the following causes kala-azar?

  1. Ascaris
  2. Trypanosoma
  3. Leishmania
  4. Bacteria

Which one of the following diseases is caused by protozoans?

  1. Malaria
  2. Influenza
  3. AIDS
  4. Cholera

Which one of the following disease is not transmitted by mosquito?

  1. Brain fever
  2. Malaria
  3. Typhoid
  4. Dengue

Which one of the following is not a bacterial disease

  1. Cholera
  2. Tuberculosis
  3. Anthrax
  4. Influenza

Which one of the following is not a viral disease?

  1. Dengue
  2. AIDS
  3. Typhoid
  4. Influenza

The disease caused by a protozoan and spread by an insect is

  1. dengue
  2. malaria
  3. polio
  4. measles

A disease in human beings caused by virus is

  1. typhoid
  2. influenza
  3. dysentry
  4. cholera