USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #70

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Questions: Pharmacology 1. What is the GI toxicity of diuretics? Hematology/oncology 2. Neoplastic cells in Multiple Myeloma secrete _______ which activates RANK Receptors on osteoclasts, thereby activating them. Musculoskeletal, Skin, Connective Tissue 3. _______ is a chronic gout drug that is functions by inhibiting the rebsorption of Uric Acid in the PCT. Neurology 4. A _______ aneurysm is a developmental […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #69

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Questions: Cardiology 1. How does low O2 tension influence a Patent Ductus Arteriosus? Endocrine 2. How does PTH influence the reabsorption of Ca2+ in the distal convoluted tubule? Gastrointestinal 3. _______ is a type of pancreatitis that involves near complete atrophy of the pancreas with residual coarse calcifications. Biochemistry 4. A(n) _______ genetic code is one where most amino acids are coded […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #68

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Questions: Psychiatry 1. _______ is an SNRI that has a hepatotoxicity warning. Immunology 2. Where are acute-phase reactants made? Reproductive 3. Which type of Hydatidiform Mole is formed by a normal ovum fertilized by 2 sperm (or 1 sperm with duplicate chromosomes)? Respiratory 4. _______ is an encapsulated, monomorphic yeast fungus that causes Pulmonary Cryptococcosis. Pharmacology 5. How do intratesticular levels […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #67

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Questions: Pharmacology 1. What is the common suffix for PPAR-gamma activators (antidiabetics)? Hematology/oncology 2. _______ is a plasma cell cancer that involves neoplastic monoclonal plasma cells with a ‘fried egg’ appearance. Musculoskeletal, Skin, Connective Tissue 3. The NSAID _______ is the analgesic and antipyretic of choice in children with viral infections as it will not cause Reye’s Syndrome. […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #66

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Questions: Cardiology 1. Which cardiac conduction fibers have the fastest speed of conduction? Endocrine 2. How do K+ levels change in Addison Disease? Gastrointestinal 3. _______ is an osmotic laxative that is also used to treat and prevent Hepatic Encephalopathy. Biochemistry 4. A(n) _______ genetic code is one that is conserved throughout evolution. Renal 5. Which 2 structural […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #65

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Questions: Psychiatry 1. _______ is a mature ego defense that involves appreciating the amusing nature of an anxiety-provoking or adverse situation. Immunology 2. Which lymph node cluster drains the breasts? Reproductive 3. Which hormone drives the growth of the endometrium in the proliferative phase? Respiratory 4. _______ is a carcinoma that occurs in the apex of the lung and can cause Horner […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #64

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Questions: Pharmacology 1. At which tissue is Tamofixen an estrogen receptor agonist? Hematology/oncology 2. _______ Lymphoma involves contiguous spread and is rarely extranodal. Musculoskeletal, Skin, Connective Tissue 3. The radiograph below shows destruction of the big toe through severe gout. Gout at the big toe is called _______. Neurology 4. The _______ is a collection of venous sinuses […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #63

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Questions: Cardiology 1. What is the equation for Net Filtration Pressure at a capillary bed? Endocrine 2. _______ is an endocrine disorder characterized by an excess of sex steroids alongside bilateral adrenal hyperplasia. Gastrointestinal 3. Which antacid is associated with hypophosphatemia in overuse? Biochemistry 4. What is the Km of Hexokinase compared to Glucokinase? Renal 5. _______ is a systemic nephropathy […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #62

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Questions: Psychiatry 1. _______ is a bipolar disorder where for at least 2 years there are numerous episodes of dysthymia and hypomania. Immunology 2. Which lymph node cluster drains the ovaries? Reproductive 3. What is the most common teratoma of childhood? Respiratory 4. Haemophilus influenzae is a gram_______ rod. Pharmacology 5. How do thiazide diuretics change urinary K levels? Answers: 1. _______ […]

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USMLE Step 1 Question of the day #61

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Questions: Pharmacology 1. What is the cardiovascular toxicity of Daunorubicin and Doxorubicin? Hematology/oncology 2. The _______ is a feature of Multiple Myeloma that arises due to the significant increase in immunoglobulin production and can be measure on serum protein electrophoresis. Musculoskeletal, Skin, Connective Tissue 3. _______ is a bone disorder that will present with a bone-in-bone appearance and diffusely […]

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