Category Archives: Physiology

Clinical questions with answers on Neonatal Jaundice

1. What is neonatal jaundice?Neonatal jaundice is a common condition in newborns, characterized by the yellow discoloration of the skin and sclera due to elevated bilirubin levels. 2. What causes neonatal jaundice?The most common cause is physiological jaundice, resulting from the immature liver’s inability to efficiently process bilirubin in the early days of life. 3.… Read More »

Physiology MCQs

  1. A 25-year-old woman presents with excessive thirst and frequent urination. Blood tests reveal hyperglycemia and glycosuria. Which hormone deficiency is responsible for these symptoms? A) Insulin B) Glucagon C) Cortisol D) Growth hormone 2. A 40-year-old male with a history of hypertension is prescribed a diuretic. Which of the following is the primary… Read More »