Menopause

Matthew Coulson
Quiz by Matthew Coulson, updated more than 1 year ago
Matthew Coulson
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Honours Degree Medicine (Reproduction & Sexual Health - Week 6) Quiz on Menopause, created by Matthew Coulson on 03/31/2019.

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Question 1

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Premature menopause is defined as menopause [blank_start]<40 years of age[blank_end] Early menopause is defined as menopause [blank_start]<45 years of age[blank_end] Late Menopause is defined as menopause [blank_start]>54 years of age[blank_end]
Answer
  • >54 years of age
  • >50 years of age
  • >56 years of age
  • <45 years of age
  • <48 years of age
  • <43 years of age
  • <40 years of age
  • <43 years of age
  • <45 years of age

Question 2

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[blank_start]Granulosa[blank_end] cells of the ovary secrete oestrogens
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  • Granulosa

Question 3

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Which hormone is responsible for proliferation of the endometrium? [blank_start]Oestrogen[blank_end]
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  • Oestrogen

Question 4

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Which hormone is responsible for continued growth of the endometrium once fertilisation has occurred? [blank_start]Progesterone[blank_end]
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  • Progesterone

Question 5

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Which three of the following are typical signs of menopause?
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  • Hot flushes
  • Joint aches
  • Night sweats
  • Weight loss
  • Nausea & vomiting
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Pallor

Question 6

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Menopause should be managed first line with conservative measures such as a healthier diet, weight loss and exercise.
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  • True
  • False

Question 7

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Individuals going through menopause are advised to avoid caffeine if at all possible.
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  • True
  • False

Question 8

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Which type of contraception is commonly used to alleviate menorrhagia associated with menopause?
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  • Intrauterine Device
  • Intrauterine System
  • Contraceptive Implant
  • Contraceptive Injection
  • Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill

Question 9

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[blank_start]Tranexamic[blank_end] acid can also be prescribed to help women with menopausal menorrhagia.
Answer
  • Tranexamic

Question 10

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Hormone Replacement Therapy has been shown to decrease a woman's likelihood of developing [blank_start]osteoporosis[blank_end] in later life
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  • osteoporosis
  • breast cancer
  • cervical cancer
  • coronary heart disease

Question 11

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Woman with Hypertension must have their blood pressure within the normal parameters before they can start HRT.
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  • True
  • False

Question 12

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Most women on HRT only have their oestrogen deficiency supplemented.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 13

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Hormone Replacement Therapy increases the risk of subsequently developing breast cancer.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 14

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Which hypertension medication can be given to women instead of HRT in order to reduce the occurrence of symptoms such as night sweats? [blank_start]Clonidine[blank_end]
Answer
  • Clonidine

Question 15

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In women entering the menopause: It is recommended that women over 50 continue contraception until [blank_start]12[blank_end] months after their final period It is recommended that women under 50 continue contraception until [blank_start]24[blank_end] months after their final period
Answer
  • 24
  • 12

Question 16

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In women who do not wish to have hormone replacement therapy: For treatment of hot flushes in menopause, a 2 week trial of which SSRI is known to alleviate symptoms? [blank_start]Fluoxetine[blank_end]
Answer
  • Fluoxetine

Question 17

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With respect to hormone replacement therapy (HRT): A woman with a uterus should be offered [blank_start]combined[blank_end] oral/transdermal HRT A woman without a uterus should be offered [blank_start]oestrogen only[blank_end] oral/transdermal HRT
Answer
  • combined
  • oestrogen only
  • progesterone only
  • oestrogen only
  • combined
  • progesterone only

Question 18

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A woman with a high risk of Venous Thromboembolism should be given [blank_start]transdermal HRT[blank_end] over [blank_start]oral HRT[blank_end]
Answer
  • oral HRT
  • transdermal
  • transdermal HRT
  • oral HRT
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