300+ TOP Back Pain MCQs and Answers Online Quiz Pdf

Back Pain Multiple Choice Questions :-

1. The symptoms are a history of IJRI and crackles and bronchial breath sounds. This is likely
Pelvic inflammatory disease

  • Plevritis
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Gallstones

2. Injury to the spinal column can be ruled out in anyone whose level of consciousness is impaired after an accident.

  • False
  • True

3. Muscle pulls. overuse injuries. spondylolysis. spondylolisthesis and Scheuermann’s disease produce more pain at night.

  • True
  • False

4. Diskettes is a malignant tumor and can mimic spinal infection, occurring as back pain that can be accompanied by fever.

  • True
  • False

5. The symptoms are neck or back pain not relieved by aspirin: occurs more frequently in older adolescents and young adults. Physical examination shows localized tenderness and may have scoliosis with muscle pain. This is probably:

  • Osteoblastoma
  • Infection (vertebral osteomyelitis)
  • Tumor
  • Osteoid osteoma
  • Spinal fracture

6. The symptoms are acute back pain with radiculopathy; history of strain or trauma, relief with sitting. The physical findings show paravertebral tenderness and spasm. This is probably:

  • Sciatica
  • Osteoporosis
  • Musculoskeletal strain
  • Spinal steno sis
  • Spondylolisthesis

7. Metabolic disease. Inflammatory disorders, and fibromyalgia can lead to back pain.

  • False
  • True

8. Sciatica pain is a sharp, burning pain that radiates down the posterior and lateral leg to the food and ankle.

  • True
  • False

9. The symptoms are continuous dull or chronic back pain: acute onset presents with fever, diaphoresis and tenderness over affected disk. This is likely:

  • Infection (vertebral osteomyelitis)
  • Spinal fracture
  • Osteoid osteoma
  • Tumor
  • Osteobla stoma

10. The symptoms are severe, acute onset of pain not related to activity or movement:
increased risk in persons over 0: pallor, diaphoresis. anxiety and confusion. This may be:

  • Gallstones
  • Pyelonephritis
  • Pleuritis
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
Back Pain MCQs
Back Pain MCQs

11. The symptoms are most common in S..ually active females: low back and abdominal pain:
history of urinary or vaginal symptoms. S..ually transmitted disease. IUD and multiple s.. partners. Physical examination shows cervical and uterine motion tenderness. adnexal tenderness and cervicitis and fever. This is likely:

  • Pyelonephritis
  • Plevritis
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Gallstones

12. The symptoms are pain aggravated by movement; more common in children. Physical examination shows tenderness over affected disk. This is probably:

  • Tumor
  • Diskettes
  • Infection (vertebral osteomyelitis)
  • Spinal fracture
  • Osteoid osteoma

13. About 90% of acute low back pain are related to mechanical causes that resolved with 4 weeks without serious sequel.

  • False
  • True

14. Night pain is a worrisome symptom that often signals a serious problem such as tumor, infection or inflammation.

  • False
  • True

15. Spinal steno sis is a bony encroachment on the nerve roots of the lumbar spine and is the most common cause of low back pain in adolescents.

  • True
  • False

16. They symptoms are pain that gets worse through the day; aggravated by standing and relieved by rest. Physical findings show signs of osteoarthritis of joints and may have neurological signs. This is probably:

  • Spinal steno sis
  • Sciatica
  • Musculoskeletal strain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Spondylolisthesis

17. In the elderly, an acute spinal fracture may result from strenuous lifting when osteoporosis is present.

  • False
  • True

18. Pain that is alleviated by rest and heat indicates a musculoskeletal cause.

  • True
  • False

19. Back pain in young children who have had previous injuries or fractures may be a symptom of child abuse.

  • True
  • False

20. The symptoms are chronic, poorly localized back pain; postmenopausal: slight build; history of inactivity or endocrine disorder. Physical findings show palpable tenderness over area of compression fraction; kyphosis or lord sis and loss of height. This is likely:

  • Spinal steno sis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Musculoskeletal strain
  • Sciatica
  • Spondylolisthesis

21. These symptoms occur in a young person that is in a sport that requires rapid movement between hyperfiexion and hyperextension or requires excess loading in hyperextension. Physical findings show no neurological signs: pain localized to low back, just below level of iliac crest: and tight hamstrings. This is probably:

  • Osteoporosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sciatica
  • Musculoskeletal strain

22. Back pain with neck stiffness suggests a kidney infection.

  • False
  • True

23. Children with osteoporosis will have a fever and refuse to walk because of back pain.

  • False
  • True

24. Gallbladder pain radiates around the trunk to the right scapula: position does not affect the pain.

  • True
  • False

25. These symptoms occur in person under the age of 40: insidious onset with progressive morning back pain relived by exercise. Physical findings show painful sacroiliac joints: reduced spine mobility and may have uveitis. This is likely:

  • Spinal steno sis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Musculoskeletal strain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica

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