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Sinusitis: Quiz


Question 1: Additionally, nasal congestion is a not uncommon result of migraine headaches, due to the autonomic nervous stimulation that can also result in tearing (________) and a runny nose (rhinorrhea).
CryingTearsKeratoconjunctivitis siccaNasolacrimal duct

Question 2: Non allergic factors such as ________ can also cause chronic sinus problems.
SinusitisAcute pharyngitisBronchiolitisRhinitis

Question 3: ________ in the past was the most common bacterial agent to cause sinus infections.
Pathogenic bacteriaTyphoid feverHaemophilus influenzaeCholera

Question 4: Over the counter (OTC) medication such as ________ or paracetamol and ibuprofen can relieve some of the symptoms associated with sinusitis, such as headaches and pain.

Question 5: ________, and some of the newer macrolide antibiotics such as clarithromycin, and doxycycline, are used in patients who are allergic to penicillins.

Question 6: A number of surgical approaches can be used to access the sinuses and these have generally shifted from external/extranasal approaches to intranasal ________ ones.
Human gastrointestinal tractSigmoidoscopyEndoscopyRectum

Question 7: In addition to the acuity of ________, discussed below, sinusitis can be classified by the sinus cavity which it affects:

Question 8: Recent theories of sinusitis indicate that it often occurs as part of a spectrum of diseases that affect the respiratory tract (i.e., the "one airway" theory) and is often linked to ________.
AsthmaAllergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosisFarmer's lungHypersensitivity pneumonitis

Question 9: Other bacterial pathogens include other ________ and other streptococci species, anaerobic bacteria and, less commonly, gram negative bacteria.
Clostridium difficilePathogenic bacteriaMethicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusStaphylococcus aureus

Question 10: Multiple ________ is informative to confirm the diagnosis.

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