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2. Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a...

  • Small anaerobic bacillus
  • Small aerobic bacillus
  • Small aerobic coccus
  • Small anaerobic coccus

3. Myalgia is a side effect of which drug?

  • Isoniazid
  • Pyrazinamide
  • Rifampicin
  • Ethambutamol

4. Which of these statements is true?

  • The Mantoux skin test can be used for screening in those with high risk
  • IGRA tests are commonly used in the developing world
  • The Mantoux skin test is accurate for TB in those with sarcoidosis
  • Nucleic acid amplification tests are an important part of TB diagnosis

5. Tuberculosis most commonly occurs in

  • The apex
  • The lung base
  • The superior lobe
  • The inferior lobe


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