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Hematology in Practice Study Set 1

Medicine

Quiz 6 :

The Macrocytic Anemias

Quiz 6 :

The Macrocytic Anemias

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One of the most common pathophysiologies that contribute to folic acid deficiency is:
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A

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Which MCV range is indicative of pernicious anemia?
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C

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Which of the following is a clinical symptom specific to megaloblastic anemia?
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B

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Which of the following describes ineffective erythropoiesis?
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Evidence of ineffective erythropoiesis in the CBC of patients with megaloblastic anemia are:
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The Schilling test continues to be a historic reference method for the determination of:
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Which of the following red blood cell morphologies is classic in the megaloblastic anemias?
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All of the following are possible causes of low levels of intrinsic factor (IF) except which statement?
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A macrocytosis that is not megaloblastic in origin can be seen in all of the following except:
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Which of the following can distinguish treated versus untreated megaloblastic anemia?
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Macrocytic red blood cells are routinely seen in all the following except:
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A bone marrow aspiration/examination is not necessary for patients with megaloblastic anemia.
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Which of the following is a key substance required for the incorporation of vitamin B12 in the nuclear synthesis of red blood cells?
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Which of the following terms describes the appearance of the erythropoietic precursors in the megaloblastic process?
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Intrinsic factor is secreted by the:
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What would be an appropriate M:E ratio in the case of megaloblastic anemia?
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