Ingested foreign bodies

Q) False statement about ingested foreign bodies is 

a) Conservative management in most patients

b)  Cathartic agents are part of conservative management

c) Sharp objects can cause perforation

d) Laparotom  is  indicated for  obstruction


Contra Indication of stricturoplasty

Q) All are contraindications of stricturoplasty in crohn's disease of small intestine except?

a) Perforation of intestine

b) Fistula or abscess at stricturoplasty site

c) Multiple strictures in long  segment

d) Albumin < 2 g/dl


Intussusception in childhood

Q) Most common intussusception in children is

a) Ileocolic

b) Ileoileal

c) Ileoileocolic

d) Colocolic

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Q) True statement regarding GIST is  (AIIMS 2019)

a) 80% of GIST arise from stomach

b) ILeal GIST is resistant to Imatinab

c) Leiomyosarcomas do not express CD 117

d) Prognosis of GIST does not depend on the site of lesion 

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 They can appear anywhere within the GI tract, although they are usually found in the stomach (40% to 60%), small intestine (30%), and colon (15%).
 Development of imatinib mesylate has significantly altered previous treatment strategies. Imatinib mesylate is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor that blocks the unregulated mutant c-kit tyrosine kinase and inhibits the BCR-ABL and PDGF tyrosine kinases.
Current guidelines suggest that patients with high-risk disease should receive 3 years of adjuvant  therapy at all sites
Sabiston page 1280
Ileal GIST are more malignant than stomach GIST


Among the gastric tumors, there were no examples of true leiomyosarcomas, whereas there were four small intestinal, four colonic, and two rectal tumors that histologically showed features of differentiated smooth muscle cells with blunt-ended nuclei and eosinophilic, sometimes granular, cytoplasm. These tumors were, by definition, all positive for SMA, and seven also were positive for desmin. Although all leiomyosarcomas were generally negative for CD117, scattered large neoplastic spindle cells (less than 1% of tumor cells) in two intestinal leiomyosarcomas showed strong cytoplasmic positivity; these four tumors were negative for CD34.


Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

Q ) Treatment of choice in Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

a) Anticoagulation

b) Iv fluids and antibiotics

c) Revascularisation and Resection

d) Angiographic infusion of papaverine


Roux stasis

Q) True about Roux stasis syndrome

a) Dilated Roux limb present

b) Can be prevented by inter positioning 20 cm jejunum between stomach n duodenum

c) Delayed gastric emptying of solids

d) It is not related to the size of gastric remnant


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