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Understanding Occupational Disease Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What happens in asbestosis, finally resulting in symptoms?

Question 2 2. What makes mesothelioma different than asbestosis?

Question 3 3. What causes asbestosis and mesothelioma?

Question 4 4. A person working as which of the following occupations would be MOST LIKELY to develop glanders?

Question 5 5. What is coal worker's pneumoconiosis?

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Question 6 6. What would you tell a person who is at risk of irritant contact dermatitis at work?

Question 7 7. Severe complications of untreated hypersensitivity pneumonitis can include permanent lung damage and _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a common symptom of hypersensitivity pneumonitis?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT an accurate statement about hypersensitivity pneumonitis?

Question 10 10. Which of the following would be the most common set of signs and symptoms of pneumoconioses in general?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following people would be MOST likely to develop silicosis?

Question 12 12.

The primary types of pneumoconioses are which of the following?

I. Coal workers' pneumoconiosis

II. Byssinosis

III. Asbestosis

Question 13 13. Bronchiolitis obliterans can be caused by inhaling toxic fumes of various chemicals, one of which is found in artificial butter flavorings. What is this chemical called that is found in artificial butter flavorings?

Question 14 14. Other than inhaling toxic fumes, bronchiolitis obliterans is associated with all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. How long does it usually take for a person to start noticing symptoms of bronchiolitis obliterans after they have inhaled the toxic fumes?

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Question 16 16. What symptom is associated with either type of mesothelioma?

Question 17 17. All are symptoms associated with pleural mesothelioma EXCEPT which one?

Question 18 18. What causes mesothelioma?

Question 19 19. What is byssinosis?

Question 20 20. Which of the following would be a characteristic set of signs/symptoms of byssinosis in a person who hasn't been working in the textile industry very long (assuming a Monday-Friday workweek)?

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Question 21 21. Bob has been a cotton textile worker for decades. Which of the following is a likely set of signs and symptoms for him if he has byssinosis (assuming a Monday-Friday workweek)?

Question 22 22. Which of the following describes the best treatment for repetitive strain injuries?

Question 23 23. Which of the following types of repetitive strain injury are caused by grinding between the tendons and median nerve?

Question 24 24. Which of the following repetitive strain injuries affects the fluid filled sacs that cushion our joints?

Question 25 25. Which symptoms occur in both asbestosis and mesothelioma?

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Question 26 26. Benzene exposure at work might lead to _____. Choose the best answer.

Question 27 27. Why can a person who uses a humidifier in their bedroom contact hypersensitivity pneumonitis?

Question 28 28. Siderosis occurs as a result of?

Question 29 29. What part of the lungs are affected by bronchiolitis obliterans?

Question 30 30. Which is NOT a symptom associated with peritoneum mesothelioma?

Understanding Occupational Disease Chapter Exam Instructions

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