Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS
: 2019  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 192--193

IJSTD quiz based on articles in volume 40 issue 2

Jatin Chauhan1, Abhishek Parekh1, Yogesh S Marfatia2,  
1 Department of Skin and VD, SSG Hospital, Medical College Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
2 Professor (Skin & VD), SBKS Medical Institute and Research Centre; Former Professor (Skin & VD), Medical College, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Yogesh S Marfatia
Nandvan Society, Yogidhara Flats, Alkapuri, Vadodara, Gujarat

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Chauhan J, Parekh A, Marfatia YS. IJSTD quiz based on articles in volume 40 issue 2.Indian J Sex Transm Dis 2019;40:192-193

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1. Cornoid lamella is a classical histological feature of

PsoriasisPorokeratosisBowen's diseaseLichen planus.

2. Diagnostic criteria of erosive vulvar lichen planus involves all except

Symptoms of pain/burningPresence of vaginal inflammationSigns of basal cell layer degenerationSaw-toothed acanthosis.

3. Most common drug combination resulting in failure of ART is


4. Gold standard method to assess ART failure is

Viral load monitoringCD4 countClinical pictureHistory.

5. Sample of choice for NAAT of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis is

High vaginal swabEndocervical swabPerianal swabPeriuretheral swab.

6. Which of the following is most common seroprevalent in hemodialysis patient?


7. HIV screening as per the CDC guidelines should be done for patients of following age group


8. Which of the following is an example of fourth-generation ELISA kit?

ImmunocombMicrolisaTRIDOTSD Bioline.

9. Which of the following is most prevalent sexually transmitted infection in women of reproductive age group?

TrichomonasBacterial vaginosisCandidiasisChlamydia trachomatis infection.

10. Lesions in HIV infection can be seen due to

Actinomyces isarelKlebsiella pneumoniaEscherichia coliAll of the above.

11. According to American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines, acquired syphilis in children makes the diagnosis of ____________ a medical certainty

YawsEndemc syphilisPintaChild sexual abuse.

12. Species of bamboo rats including Rhizomys sinensis and Cannomys bodius act as carrier of

Penicillum marneffiPenicillum expansumPenicillum chrysogenumAspergillus niger.

13. Gold standard for susceptibility testing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Agar dilution methodDisk diffusionE-testNone of the above.

14. HIV incidence ≥3 per 100 persons-years or higher in the absence of pre-exposure prophylaxis is known as

Key populationsSubstantial riskVulnerable populationsSerodiscordant couples.

 Answer Key

1. B

2. D

3. C

4. A

5. B

6. D

7. A

8. B

9. C

10. D

11. D

12. A

13. A

14. B.

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