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Question 1
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Which statement about the testes is TRUE?

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A

Each testis contains the ductus deferens.

B

The testes are suspended by the spermatic cord.

C

Each testis has its own scrotal sac and seminal vesicle.

D

The testes must be kept at a temperature slightly above body temperature.

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Question 2
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Which statement about spermatogenesis is TRUE?

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A

The complete process takes about 28 days.

B

Maturation of sperm takes place in the seminal vesicles.

C

It is controlled by follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and testosterone.

D

The process is initiated after each ejaculation.

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Question 3
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Which of the following may result from cryptorchidism?

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A

Infertility

B

Testicular cancer

C

Both A and B

D

Neither A nor B

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Question 4
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Which term refers to excessive fluid collecting between the layers of the tunica vaginalis?

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A

Varicocele

B

Hypospadias

C

Spermatocele

D

Hydrocele

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Question 5
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Which of the following are common early significant signs of acute prostatitis?

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A

A hard nodule in the gland and pelvic pain

B

Soft, tender, enlarged gland and dysuria

C

Hesitancy and increased urinary output

D

Mild fever, vomiting, and leucopenia

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Question 6
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Which of the following applies to benign prostatic hypertrophy?

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A
The tumor usually becomes malignant in time.
B
The gland becomes small, nodular, and firm.
C
Manifestations include hesitancy, dribbling, and frequency.
D
Lower abdominal or pelvic pain develops.
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Question 7
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Why does frequent need for urination occur with benign prostatic hypertrophy?

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A
Increased volume of dilute urine
B
Irritation of the bladder and urethra
C
Impaired micturition reflex
D
Incomplete emptying of the bladder
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Question 8
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Which of the following is the common first site for metastasis from prostatic cancer?

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A
Bone
B
Lungs
C
Liver
D
Testes
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Question 9
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What is a useful serum marker during treatment for prostatic cancer?

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A
Human chorionic gonadotropin
B
Alpha-fetoprotein
C
Prostate-specific antigen
D
Luteinizing hormone
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Question 10
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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of leukorrhea during the reproductive years?

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A
It is clear or whitish.
B
It has a pH of 4 to 5.
C
It does not contain any cells.
D
It contains mucus.
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Question 11
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Which of the following applies to the corpus luteum?

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A
It forms a mature ovarian follicle.
B
It secretes human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG).
C
It secretes estrogen and progesterone during the latter half of the menstrual cycle.
D
It produces gonadotropins for the next cycle.
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Question 12
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Why does severe pain occur with each menstrual cycle in endometriosis?

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A
Obstruction in the fallopian tubes
B
Inflammation due to blood irritating the endometrial tissue
C
Hormonal imbalance causing uterine contractions
D
Fibrous tissue responding to hormonal changes
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Question 13
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With pelvic inflammatory disease, why does infection spread easily into the peritoneal cavity?

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A
The fallopian tubes are obstructed, and purulent exudate cannot drain into the uterus.
B
The uterus is perforated because of infection, allowing bacteria to leak out.
C
Most of the primary infections do not respond to antimicrobial drugs.
D
Microbes are highly virulent.
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Question 14
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Which of the following is a common complication of leiomyomas?

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A
Development of malignancy
B
Irregular menstrual cycles
C
Interference with ovulation
D
Abnormal bleeding such as menorrhagia
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Question 15
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Which of the following refers to fibrocystic breast disease?

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A
Progressive development of fluid-filled cysts and fibrous tissue
B
Proliferation of atypical cells with high risk of malignancy
C
Benign tumors that develop after menopause
D
Any tissue changes other than the normal response to hormonal changes
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Question 16
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Which of the following applies to carcinoma of the breast?

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A
It presents as a tender, painful, firm nodule.
B
Tumor cells may demonstrate estrogen receptors on the membrane.
C
Occasionally, a genetic factor may have a small role in tumor development.
D
The tumor is invasive but does not metastasize until very late.
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Question 17
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Which is considered to be the stage of carcinoma in situ in cervical cancer?

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A
The invasive stage
B
The stage of mild dysplasia
C
The time before it can be detected by a Pap test
D
Noninvasive severe dysplasia
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Question 18
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What is a major predisposing factor to cervical cancer?

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A
High estrogen levels
B
Familial incidence
C
Infection with herpes simplex virus (HSV)
D
Early age for onset of menstrual cycles
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Question 19
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What is a significant early sign of endometrial carcinoma?

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A
A positive Pap test
B
Minor vaginal bleeding or spotting
C
Infection resistant to treatment
D
Painful intercourse
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Question 20
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Which sexually transmitted infection(s) is/are usually considered asymptomatic in women?

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A
Chlamydia
B
Gonorrhea
C
Syphilis
D
All of the above
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