Noncommunicable Diseases Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A proto-oncogene may become an oncogene due to all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 2 2. Which of these correctly describes and explains a symptom of type 2 diabetes?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements describe oncogenes?

Question 4 4. Proto-oncogenes are:

Question 5 5. Christina was informed by her oncologist that her cancer had originated in her right breast but has now, unfortunately, spread to her lungs and chest cavity. The step in the formation of cancer that Christina currently finds herself in is known as _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of these explains the presence of polyphagia in type 1 diabetes?

Question 7 7. Psychological issues _____

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes initiation?

Question 9 9. Substances that exist in the world which cause cancer are known as _____.

Question 10 10. A direct factor leads to a physical complication because {Blank}

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Question 11 11. What does an elevated glycosylated hemoglobin value indicate?

Question 12 12. An example of an indirect factor is _____

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of type 1 diabetes?

Question 14 14. Chronic hyperglycemia directly contributes to all of the following problems EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. An obese patient comes into a clinic presenting with blurred vision, a fasting blood glucose level of 110 mg/dL, and some fatigue. Based on these symptoms alone, what would you tell her?

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Question 16 16. What factors influence hypertension?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a carcinogen?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for type 2 diabetes?

Question 19 19. The formation of cancer due to certain types of viruses is known as:

Question 20 20. A young patient who has recently been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes might present with which of these?

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Question 21 21. Which of these is NOT a risk factor for developing type 1 diabetes?

Question 22 22. How can anxiety affect asthma?

Question 23 23. Why is there an insulin deficiency in people affected by type 1 diabetes?

Question 24 24. p53 may be responsible for:

Question 25 25. Why is promotion reversible if it is stopped early enough in the process?

Noncommunicable Diseases Chapter Exam Instructions

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