Oncology

Questions about Colorectal Cancer

Common Colorectal Cancer exam questions for medical finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Question 1. Local Obstruction Perforation Bleeding (...

Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal Cancer   Definition of colorectal cancer A malignant neoplasm arising from epithelium anywhere in the large bowel (caecum, ascending, tra...

Scoring systems in MSCC – SINS score

Spine Instability Neoplastic Score (SINS)   SINS is used to assess the stability of the spine in patients with metastatic spinal cord compression It...

Questions about neutropenic sepsis

Common neutropenic sepsis exam questions for medical finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES Click on the plus symbols to see the answers Neutrophils < 1 x109...

Neutropenic sepsis

Neutropenic sepsis (neutropenic fever)   Definition of neutropenic sepsis Neutrophils < 1 x109 / L This is the most widely used criterion, thoug...

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)   Risk factors for HCC Hepatitis B or hepatitis C infection. Alcoholism. HH PBC > PSC Alpha-1-antitrypsin d...

Lung Cancer – Questions

Common Lung cancer exam questions for medical finals, OSCEs and MRCP PACES   Question 1. Non-Small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) Approximately 75-...