Q) True statement regarding peritonitis is
a) Raised serum amylase is only seen in pancreatitis
b) Rectal examination is better diagnostic of appendicitis than per abdominal examination
c) Ultrasound has diagnostic accuracy of 90% for diagnosing acute appendictis
d) Catarrhal appendicitis mostly leads to gangrene of appendix and perforation
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Q) A 42 year old lady undergoes exploration for a retroperitoneum mass. In OT it is suspected that this is a liposarcoma. Which of the following is not true about liposarcoma?
a) Liposarcoma is the most common variant of sarcomas
b) They have a pseudocapsule
c) They can grow quite large before producing symptoms
d) They are locally invasive and do not metastatize
Q. A 45 year old male has severe coughing followed by sudden Bilateral pain in lower abdomen. At the same time he develops a swelling in the mid line, lower abdomen which does not change in size on raising the leg muscles. What has really happened?
a) Ruptured aortic aneurysm
b) Obturator hernia
c) Spigelian Hernia
d) Rectus sheath hematoma