Practice Questions For CPC Exam 2017 -Part 1

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This is very first post of my next CPC Practice Questions 2017 series post. I will publish more questions in coming days. Do check these. Practice more and more these questions and find answers in the next post.

Practice Questions For CPC Exam 2017

      1. The function of the spleen is to
        A. Maintain an appropriate volume of circulating blood
        B.  Filter and destroy red blood cells that are no longer efficient
        C. Collect lymph from the rest of the body
        D. Enables cells to fight against pathogens in the immune system
      2. The knee joint consists of which three compartments?
        A. Medial, lateral, and femoral condyles
        B.  Posterior malleous, Lateral and fibular facet
        C.  Medial, lateral and patellofemoral
        D.  Medial, trochlea groove, and lateral malleolus
      3. When a patient has ESRD which of the following system is effected
        A. Cardiovascular
        B.  Neurologic
        C.  Genitourinary
        D.  Respiratory
      4. The corpus luteum secretes progesterone. What is an effect of this secretion
        A. Enlargement and development of the organs of the female reproductive system
        B.  Deposition of fat beneath the skin
        C.  Closure of the epiphyseal discs in long bones
        D.  Thickens the endometrium for implantation and is necessary to sustain pregnancy
      5. Which of the following is a malignant disease of the bone marrow in which excessive white blood cells are produced
        A. Leukemia
        B. Anemia
        C. Leukopenia
        D. Leukocytosis
      6. What is being done when a surgeon performs a bilateral oopherectomy
        A. A sling procedure for vaginal prolapsed
        B. Removal of both ovaries
        C. Removal of both fallopian tubes
        D. Laparoscopic removal of the uterus
      7. The digestive system includes which of the following
        A. Esophagus, Ileum, Stomach
        B. Salivary glands, Pancreas, Liver
        C. Mouth, Kidneys, Gallbladder
        D. Bladder, Colon, peritoneum
      8. The abdominal area is divided into four distinct quadrant. The liver and duodenum are found in which quadrant
        A. Right lower Quadrant (RLQ)
        B. Right Upper quadrant (RUQ)
        C. Left upper quadrant (LUQ)
        D. Left lower quadrant
      9. The wound was proximal to her right knee. Where is her injury?
        A. Between her right medical compartment and lateral compartment
        B. Between her right knee and right ankle
        C. Between her right knee and right thigh
        D. At the same location on her left knee
      10. Which of the following describes percutanecous transluminal angioplasty of the brachiocephalic
        A. Through a femoral puncture into the brachiocephalic branch
        B. Through the skin into the brachiocephalic artery
        C. Through a catheter inserted into the carotid artery
        D. Through the nose, down the trachea, and into the lungs
      11. Where would a Codman’s tumor be found?
        A. Ovary
        B. Pituitary gland
        C. Back of eye
        D. Bone
      12. Myringotomy is a
        A. Surgical incision of the tympanic membrane
        B. Surgical removal the breast
        C. Surgical removal of the ear drum
        D. Surgical Incision of the mammary gland
      13. What is the function of a pacemaker?
        A. It unclogs plaque build up in the coronary arteries
        B. Delivers shocks to the heart only when it stops beating
        C. Uses electrical impulses to control the heart rhythm
        D. Replaces the heart
      14. When a patient has an EKG, which of the following systems is tested?
        A. Constitutional
        B. Neurologic
        C. Cardiovascular
        D. Respiratory
      15. An endotracheal tube is placed inside the trachea to:
        A. Drain peritoneal fluid
        B. Drain urine
        C. Open airway to breathe
        D. Feed the patient
      16. a patient who is incontinent
        A. Unable to stand erect
        B. is unable to hold urine
        C. is unable to assume prone position
        D. is unable to hold their breath
      17. A female patient is documented as having menorrhea the patient is experiencing
        A. Excessive blood flow during mensturation
        B. Painful mensturation
        C. Normal mensturation
        D. Inflammation of the myometrium
      18. Which of the following is the medical term for congenital claw toe
        A hallux malleus
        B. Talipes Cavus
        C. Talipes Planus
        D. Pes palanus
      19. A dacryocystectomy describes
        A. Excision of the cornea
        B. Excision of Sclera
        C. Excision of lacrimal sac
        D. Excision of pupil
      20. CKD is disease of which system
        A respiratory
        B Genitourinary
        C. Musculoskeletal
        D. Circulatory
      21. The correct defination for the medical term arthodesis is
        A surgical fixation of a joint
        B. Surgical repair of artery
        C. Surgical removal of thrombus
        D. surgical fixation of an organ
      22. Which of the following describes percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the bracheocephalic
        A. Through a femoral puncture into the brachiocephalic branch
        B. Through the skin into the brachiocephalic artery
        C. Through a catheter inserted into the carotid artery
        D. Through the nose down the trachea and into the lung

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Answers:

  1. B.  Filter and destroy red blood cells that are no longer efficient
  2. C.  Medial, lateral and patellofemoral
  3. C.  Genitourinary
  4. D.  Thickens the endometrium for implantation and is necessary to sustain pregnancy
  5. A. Leukemia
  6. B. Removal of both ovaries
  7. A. Esophagus, Ilium, Stomach
  8. B. Right Upper quadrant (RUQ)
  9. C. Between her right knee and right thigh
  10. C. Through a catheter inserted into the carotid artery
  11. D. Bone
  12. A. Surgical incision of the tympanic membrane
  13. C. Uses electrical impulses to control the heart rhythm
  14. C. Cardiovascular
  15. C. Open airway to breathe
  16. B. is unable to hold urine
  17. C. Normal mensturation
  18. A. hallux malleus
  19. C. Excision of lacrimal sac
  20. B. Genitourinary
  21. A. surgical fixation of a joint
  22. C. Through a catheter inserted into the carotid artery

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13 thoughts on “Practice Questions For CPC Exam 2017 -Part 1

  1. For question 7 you have the incorrect spelling for Ileum (last part of the small intestine). The way you have it spelled is for part of the hip (ilium).

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