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Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

1. The base of heart lies: a) superior c) anterior b) inferior d) posterior

2. In which organ sinusoids connect venule to venule? a) liver c) spleen b) bone marrow d) kidney

3. Which structure is not sensitive to pain? a) fibrous pericardium c) parietal pericardium b) serous pericardium d) visceral pericardium

4. Angeion is a Greek word which means: a) blood vessel c) cardiac vessel b) lymph vessel d) vessel

5. The average weight of heart in males is: a) 250g c) 350g b) 300g d) 400g

6. Which structure is known as epicardium: a) fibrous pericardium c) parietal pericardium b) serous pericardium d) visceral pericardium

7. The projecting ridges in the ventricular wall giving it the spongy appearance are known as: a) musculi pectinati c) crista terminalis b) sulcus terminalis d) trabeculae carneae

Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

8. the thickness of left ventricle is_____ times the thickness of the right ventricle and_____ is the blood pressure: a) 3,3 c) 3,6 b) 3,4 d) 4,8

9. in cross section the cavity of the right ventricle is_____ and that of the left ventricle is______. a) circle, crescent c) funnel, circle 10. the skeleton of the heart is: a) bony c) fibrous b) cartilaginous d) heart has no skeleton b) crescent, circle d) circle, funnel

11. the connection of conduction between the myocardium of atria and that of ventricle is: a) S.A node c) A.V bundle b) A.V node d) purkinje plexus

12. it leaves the posterior end of the S.A node and passes to the posterior of the vena caval opening: a) anterior internodal pathway c) posterior internodal pathway 13. diastolic pressure is: A maximum pressure during ventricular diastole B. minimum pressure during ventricular diastole C. maximum pressure during atrial diastole D. minimum pressure during atrial diastole 14. the right bundle branch (RBB) is innervated by: a) right coronary artery c) both a & b b) left coronary artery d) conus artery b) middle internodal pathway

Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

15. left bundle branch (LBB) is innervated by: a) right coronary artery c) both a & b 16. it directly enters the right atrium: a) great cardiac vein c) middle cardiac vein 17. Regarding the valves in veins: a) inferior vena cava c) umbilical vein 18. Pericardial cavity is a gap between: A. fibrous pericardium and serous pericardium B. fibrous pericardium and epicardium C. parietal pericardium and epicardium D. visceral pericardium and epicardium 19. regarding the blood supply of fibrous and parietal pericardium: a) internal thoracic artery c) musculophrenic arteries b) descending thoracic aorta d) inter coastal arteries b) femoral vein d) veins diameter less than 2 mm b) small cardiac vein d) anterior cardiac vein b) left coronary artery d) conus artery

20. the right and left borders of heart are formed as: a) right atrium and left ventricle atrium and left ventricle 21. in liver and spleen capillaries are replaced by: a) sinusoids c) shunts b) anastomosis of arteries d) lymphatics b) right atrium and left atrium c) right ventricle and left ventricle d)right atrium and right ventricle; left

Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

22. Tunica adventitia contains a) minute veins c) lymphatics e) N.O.T 23. smooth muscles are absent in the following veins: a) retinal veins c) viens of cancellous bone e) N.O.T 24. capillaries are derived from the word capillus which means: a) thin c) connecting b) hair d) exchanging b) pial veins d) A.O.T b) vasa vasorum d) A.O.T

25. the capillaries in______ are of smaller diameter and that in______ are of larger diameter. a) brain, intestine c) brain, bone marrow b) bone marrow, skin d) skin, intestine

26. the apex of heart lies at the level of____inter coastal space a) 3rd c) 5th b) 4th d) 6th

27. musculi pectinati is embryologicaly derived from: a) primitive atrium c) sulcus terminalis b) sinous venosus d) crista terminalis

28. the superior vena cava is larger than inferior vena cava: a) True 29. right atrium has____openings: a) 2 c) 4 b) 3 d) 5 b) False

Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

30. regarding the fetal remnants: a) rudimentary valve of the inferior vena cava b) atrial septum c) fossa ovalis d) annulus ovalis

31. the right atrium lies____to the left atrium: a) right c) anterior 32. the heart is placed in the: a) chest cavity c) superior mediastinum b)thoracic cavity d) middle mediastinum b) left d) superior

33. regarding the contents of pericardium: a) heart c) ascending aorta b) pulmonary arteries d) pulmonary trunk

34. the following structures come into action when the organ is inactive: a) sinusoids c) shunts b) capillaries d) arterial anastomosis

35. parasympathetic supply of heart comes from: a) cervical portion c) vagus nerves 36. brachiocephalic veins are formed by: a) superior vena cava b) inferior vena cava d) azygous vein c) subclavian and internal jugular veins b) thoracic portion d) phrenic nerves

37. The crista terminalis is inner to sulcus terminalis a) true b) false

Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

Dr. Sajid Ali Talpur

38. the brachiocephalic veins form: a) superior vena cava b) inferior vena cava d) azygous veins c) internal jugular and subclavian veins 39. find the mis-match: a) trabeculae carneae : papilary muscle e) N.O.T 40. inflamation of vein is called: a) veinitis c) aneurysm b) phlebitis d) varicose b) fossa ovalis : septum primum c) annulus ovalis : septum secondum d) ventricles : moderator band

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Cardiovascular system Anatomy MCQs

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