Mediastinum- Surgical Diseases 4th Year- PMU

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MEDIASTINUM: ACUTE MEDIASTINITIS. MEDIASTINAL TUMORS AND CYSTS

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Question 1

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  • True
  • False

Question 2

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Which of the following is the most frequently observed tumor in the anterosuperior mediastinum?
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  • lung adenocarcinoma
  • neuroblastoma
  • mesothelioma
  • thymoma
  • gastrinoma

Question 3

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Which of the following mediastinal tumors is related to myasthenia gravis syndrome?
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  • Germ-cell tumor
  • Thymoma
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Seminoma
  • all of the above

Question 4

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Which of the following is most frequently observed in the posterior mediastinum?
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  • neurogenic tumors
  • mesothelioma
  • thymomas
  • cholangiocarcinoma

Question 5

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Which of the following mediastinal tumors is related with high serum level production of alpha-fetoprotein and B-HCG?
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  • Thymoma
  • Neurofibroma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
  • Seminoma

Question 6

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Clinical presentation of a mediastinal tumor mass with venous distention of the neck, facial edema, shortness of breath, mental changes and cyanosis is called
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  • inferior vena cava syndrome
  • mass-syndrome
  • superior vena cava syndrome
  • thoracic outlet syndrome

Question 7

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Treatment of the superior vena cave syndrome consists of
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  • diuretics
  • radiotherapy
  • none of the above
  • all of the above
  • glucocorticoids

Question 8

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Imaging method of choice for diagnosing mediastinal tumor masses is
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  • Chest x-ray
  • Ultrasonography
  • Doppler-sonography
  • CT scan

Question 9

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A destructive, life-threatening infection usually originating in the oropharyngeal region and extending transcervically into the mediastinum is called:
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  • pleural empyema
  • pneumomediastinum
  • necrotizing mediastinitis
  • cervical phlegmona

Question 10

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Which of the Following is the most common type of mediastinal cyst?
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  • bronchogenic
  • pericardial
  • enteric
  • thymic

Question 11

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Which of the following is used as a method of histologic verification of mediastinal masses?
Answer
  • FNA with CT guidance
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • VATS
  • Thoracotomy
  • All of the above

Question 12

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The treatment of descending necrotizing mediastinitis consits of
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  • surgical drainage
  • antimicrobial therapy
  • airway management
  • all of the above

Question 13

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Which of the following is a method of choice for diagnosing descending necrotizing mediastinitis?
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  • chest X-ray
  • CT scan
  • MRI
  • ultrasonography

Question 14

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Stokes collar (edema and cyanosis of the Neck) is a typical feature of:
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  • pneurnothorax
  • lung abscess
  • superior vena cava syndorme
  • bronchiectasis
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