Date posted: October 26, 2011

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1. HIV virus attacks

  • a) Helper T cells             b) Suppressor T cells
  • c) Cytotoxic T cells         d) Memory cells

2. Auerbach’s plexus of GIT are concerned with

  • a) Secretion of GIT
  • b) Motor functions of GIT
  • c) Above all
  • d) None

3. The respiratory centers are situated in

  • a) Pons and medulla       b) Cerebellum
  • c) Hypothalamus            d) Thalamus .

4. Athletes show resting bradycardia due to

  • a) increase vagal tone
  • b) decrease vagal tone
  • c) increased sympathetic stimulation
  • d) none

5. Renin – Angiotensin mechanism associated with

  • a) Fall in BP       b) Rise in BP
  • c) Hypertension d) None

6. Misanthropic wants to fly away from his own family, mistrustful are the symptom of

  • a) Hepar sulph   b) Fluoric acid
  • c) Bryonia         d) Lycopodium

7. Atrophic rhinitis is the main symptom in

  • a) Lemna Minor  b) Ledum
  • c) Mer. sol.        d) Kali Carb

8. Milk in the breast instead of menses is the symptom of

  • a) Silicea           b) Pulsatilla
  • c) Phytolacca     d) Mercurius sol

9. The characteristic tongue of Ipecac is

  • a) clean             b) thickly coated
  • c) mapped         d) red tipped

10. Calcarea carb is adapted to constitution of

  • a) Leucophlegmatic        b) Scrofulous
  • c) Phlegmatic                 d) None of these

11. Systematic Alphabetic Repertory of Homoeopathic Remedy Doctrine

  • a) Woss             b) Rucket
  • c) Jahr              d) Hempel

12. The methods of cross repertorisation are

  • a) Rearranging totality    b) Integrated approach
  • c) All of the above          d) None of the above

13. Stimulare is a

  • a) New Repertory
  • b) New Software Programme
  • c) New Drug
  • d) New method of prescription

14. ‘Dolphin’ is related to

  • a) Repertory
  • b) Software programme
  • c) Text book in repertory
  • d) None of the above

15. Miasmatic Repertory by R.P Patel was published on

  • a) 1995    b) 1996
  • c) 2006    d) 2000

16. Chronic asthma in summer is a feature of

  • a) Psorinurn       b) Medorrhinum
  • c) Bovista          d) Syphillinum

17. Fear of being assassinated is in

  • a) Lac Can         b) Aurum Met
  • c) Zincurn          d) Plumbum Met

18. 1st  Edition of Organon book published in 1810 by

  • a) Gillbert          b) Lord Bacon
  • c) Sarkar           d) Arnold Dresden

19. Hyoscyamus cough is characterized by

  • a) Nervous cough
  • b) Aggravated by lying down when head touches the pillow
  • c) Caused by elongated uvula
  • d) All of these

20. In Cuprum met convulsion, the aura begins in

  • a) Lower extremities
  • b) Upper extremities
  • c) Abdomen
  • d) Face

21 . BTPB is published in

  • a) 1896
  • b) 1897
  • c) 1846
  • d) 1833

22. Headquarters of WHO situated in

  • a) USA
  • b) Geneva
  • c) Tokyo
  • d) New Delhi

23. Incubation period of measles

  • a) 2 weeks
  • b) 3 weeks
  • c) 4 weeks
  • d) 5 weeks

24. Vector of Chikungunya

  • a) Housefly
  • b) Mosquito
  • c) Tick
  • d) Cockroach

25. The optimum level of total cholesterol should be less than

  • a) 100 mg/dl
  • b) 200 mg/dl
  • c) 250 mg/dl
  • d) 350 mg/dl

26. Guernsey’s Card Repertory was based on

  • a) BBCR        b) Lippe’s Repertory
  • c) BTPB         d) Kent’s Repertory

27. ‘Quis’ means

  • a) Diseases    b) Location
  • c) Modality     d) Personality

28. “Quando’ means

  • a) Location
  • b) Personality
  • c) Modality
  • d) Time

29. The abbreviation CoCl

  • a) Coccus cacti
  • b) Cocculus
  • c) Coccainuem
  • d) Coca

30. ‘Fragmenta Deviribus; Medicarnentorus Postious’ was published in

  • a) 1806
  • b) 1810
  • c) 1805
  • d) 1811

31. Treatment of Indisposition

  • a) Slight alteration of diet and regimen
  • b) Constitutional remedy
  • c) Acute remedy
  • d) Anti Miasmatic

32. Test to find out true mental disease and mental disease of doubtful origin is given in

  • a) 93                 b) 210
  • c) 224               d) 230

33. Reason for Homeopathic aggravation

  • a) Massive dose             b) Drug abuse
  • c) Small dose                 d) Dose is riot sufficiently small enough

34. § no. 4 of Organon of Medicine deals with

  • a) Preserver of health     b) Unprejudice observer
  • c) Science of hygiene     d) Preventive medicine

35. Glycated Hemoglobin is a. combination of

  • a) Carbon dioxide + HbA             b) Ferric iron + HbA
  • c) Glucose + HbA                       d) Glycine + HbA

36. Homoeopathy and Child Care was published by

  • a) Dr. S.K. Tiwari           b) R.P.Patil
  • c) Sivaraman                 d) None of the above

37. The word ‘rubric’ originated from

  • a) Latin             b) German
  • c) Greek            d) English

38. Gentry Repertory consists of f6flowing volumes

  • a) 4      b) 3
  • c) 5       d) 6

39. Knerr’s Repertory was published in

  • a) 1898             b) 1896
  • C) 1996             d) 1847

40. The Repertory which is related to clinical repertories

  • a) Bell’s Diarrhoea
  • b) Kent’s Repertory
  • c) Murphy’s Repertory
  • d) Synthesis

41. All are features of Vitamin A deficiency EXCEPT

  • a) Xerophthalmia
  • b) Osteomalacia
  • c) Follicular hyperkeratosis
  • d) Keratomalacia

42. Chest pain due to pericarditis is

  • a) Precipitated by exertion
  • b) Radiated to left arm
  • c) Relieved by sitting up and leaning forward
  • d) Associated with sweating

43.) The ‘a’ wave in the Jugular venous tracing is due to

  • a) Ventricular Diastole    b) Ventricular Systole
  • c) Atrial Diastole                        d) Atrial Systole

44. Continuous murmur is heard in

  • a) Atnal Septal Defect     b) Ventricular Septal Defect
  • c) Pallet’s Tetroiogy        d) Patent-Ductus Arteriosus

45. The part of Electro cardiogram that corresponds with Ventricular depolarisation is

  • a) P wave          b) QRS complex
  • c) PR interval     d) ST-segment

46. P wave of ECG is due to

  • a) Atrial repolarization                b) Atria depolarization
  • c) Ventricular depolarization        d) Ventricular repolarization

47. Concise Repertory of Homoeopathic  Medicine was published by

  • a) Phatak          b) Carke
  • c) Murphy          d) Schroyens

48. Phatak’s Repertory was published on

  • a) 1963             b) 1964
  • c) 1974             d) 1984

49. Roger von Zandoort is associated with

  • a) Complete repertory
  • b) Repertorium Universale
  • c) All the above
  • d) None of the above

50. Phoenix Repertory is published by

  • a) J.P.S. Bakshi              b) S.P.S. Bakshi
  • c) D. Bakshi                   d) None of the above

51. Calcutta Homoeopathic Medical College was established by Dr. D.N.Roy and

  • a) Rajendralal Dutt         b) Diwan Jai Chand
  • c) Father Muller              d) Dr. Pratapchandra Majumdar

52. Father of Indian Homoeopathy

  • a) Dr. Pradeep C. Majumdar        b) B. C, Roy
  • c) Rajendralal Dutt                          d) D.     Roy

53. “Medicine of Experience” by Samuel Hahnemann in

  • a) 1810             b) 1847
  • c) 1828             d) 1805

54. 6th  edition of Organon of Medicine published in

  • a) 1809             b) 1804
  • c) 1790             d) 1921

55. Title of 1st  edition of Organon book

  • a) Medicine of Experience
  • b) My Experiments With Truth
  • c) Fragmenta de Virubus
  • d) Organon of Rational Art of Healing

56. Thyrotoxicosis is characterised by the following features, EXCEPT

  • a) Tachycardia               b) Constipation
  • c) Tremor                      d) Weightless

57. Hypertension is a feature of all the following EXCEPT

  • a) Renal Artery stenosis              b) Pheochromo cytoma
  • c) Addison’s disease                     d) Cushing’s syndrome

58. Trousseau’s sign is characteristic of

  • a) Hyper thyroidism        b) Hypo thyroidism
  • c) Tetanus                            d) Tetany

59. Ptosis is caused by paralysis of

  • a) III Cranial Nerve
  • b) IV Cranial Nerve
  • c) V Cranial Nerve
  • d) V1 Cranial Nerve

60. First heart sound occurs due to

  • a) opening of the AV valve
  • b) closure of the semilunar valve
  • c) closure of the AV valve
  • d) opening of the semilunar valve

61. Kreosoturn is inimical to

  • a) Carbo veg                 b) Kali carb
  • c) Nux vomica.           d) Phosphorous

62. Dreams that she is drinking

  • a) Arsenic,         b) Medorrhinum
  • c) Phosphorus    d)  All the above

63. Fear of financial ruin

  • a) Kali phos       b) Calc fluor
  • c) Calc phos       d) Natrurn phos

64. Nodular swellings in joints is the symptom of

  • a) Bryonia              b) Conium
  • c) Lithium Carb  d) Allium Cepa

5. Diarrhoea of green watery frothy like scum on frogs pond is a symptom of

  • a) Mag Mur        b) Mag Carb
  • c) Arnica           d) Aconite

66. Birth year of J.T. Kent

  • a) 2nd  July 1843             b) 10th April 1847
  • c) 31st March 1849          d) 1st  1847

67. “Chronic Diseases” by Samuel Hahnemann  published in the year

  • a) 1804             b) 1828
  • c) 1905             d) 1811

68. Author of ‘Repertory of the Antipsoric Medicines

  • a) C.H. Allen
  • b) AllenT.F.
  • c) Dr. C.M.F. Von Boenninghausen
  • d) Jahr

69 “Encyclopedia of Pure Materia Medica” belongs to

  • a) H.C. Allen       b) Lippe
  • c) 114 TF. Allen  d) Hahnemann

70. Who proved Lachesis

  • a) Hahnemann
  • b) Dr. C. Hering
  • c) Clarke J.H.
  • d) Boger

7 1. In tonsillitis purple colour of throat beginning on left side is a symptom of

  •  a) Ruta                b) Conium
  • C) Lachesis        d) Hepar Sulph

72. Complaints of Fluoric acid are better by

  • a) Warmth                           b) Open air
  • c) Cold application          d) All of these

73. Toothache aggravation by drawing cold air into mouth or cold drinks; teeth turn black, crumble and decay on edges. Drug is

  • a) Mercurius      b) Mezerium
  • c) Staphysagria  d) None of these

74. Headache or neuralgia begin lightly, increase gradually to the highest point and then gradually decline seen in

  • a) Kali bichromicum        b) Pulsatilla
  • c) Stannum met             d) None of these

75. Malignant Hypertension occurs in

  • a) Diabetes Mellitus        b) Heart Disease
  • c) Renal Disease            d) None of above

76. Number of § in the 6t’ edition of Organon of Medicine

  • a) 219               b) 258
  • c) 291               d) 286

77. Treatment of Mental diseases comes under

  • a) 269-271                    b) 210 – 230
  • c) 252-256                     d) 245-251

78. Importance of PQRS symptoms explained in the § number

  • a) 2 6                b)153
  • c) 270               d) 5

79.Samuel Hahnemann has mentioned about obvious cause in the § number

  • a) 93                 b)39
  • c)36                 d)63

80. Idiosyncrasies has been explained in the § number

  • a) 117               b)07
  • c)143                d)153

81. Lead I + Lead III = Lead II

  • a) Einthoven’s law
  • b) Marey’s law
  • c) Starling’s law
  • d) Landsteiner’s law

82. Keratomalacia – a feature of

  • a) Vitamin A deficiency
  • b) Vitamin K deficiency
  • c) Vitamin C deficiency
  • d) Vitamin D deficiency

83. ADH – a secretion of

  • a) Adrenal cortex               b) Anterior pituitary
  • c) Posterior pituitary       d) Pancreas

84. Semicircular canal and otolithic organs of ear are concerned with

  • a) Hearing         b) Equilibrium
  • c) Olfaction        d) None

85. Devil’s Dung is the common name of’

  • a) Baptisia tinctoria        b) Asafoetida
  • C)Melilotus                    d) Helleborus niger

86. Title page of 1st  edition of Organon has the words from a Poe m by

  • a) Arnold           b) Christian Gellert
  • C)Stapf,            d) Dudgeon

87. Number of § in 2nd  edition of Organon

  • a) 292               b) 315
  • c) 271               d) 319

88. The 3rd edition of Organon had number of §

  • a) 317         b) 320
  • c) 315       d) 292

89. Number of § in 5th edition of Organon

  • a) 292            b) 294
  • c) 320         d) 271

90. ‘Novum Organum’ was written by

  • a) Lord Dalhousie           b) Lord Bacon
  • c) Lord Mountbatton        d) R. E. Dudgeon

91. Specific enzyme detected in blood in Acute MI is

  • a) CKMB            b) SGOT
  • c) SGPT             d) Aldosterone

92. Koilonychia is seen in

  • a) Vit. C deficiency         b) Malignancy
  • c) Folic acid deficiency    d) Iron deficiency anemia

93. Faecal-oral route of spread of infection is found in

  • a) Hepatitis-B     b) Hepatitis-C
  • c) Hepatitis-D     d) Hepatitis-E

94. Clinical finding NOT associated with Typhoid fever

  • a) Splenomegaly                              b) Rose-spots
  • c) Erythema marginatum            d) Abdominal distention

95. Bradycardia is seen in the following situations EXCEPT

  • a) Hyper thyroidism
  • b) Obstructive Jaundice
  • c ) Hypothyroidism
  • d) Complete Heart Block

96. Which of the following is NOT a feature of systemic Lupus Erythematosis ?

  • a) Malar Rash    b) Leucoc_ytosis
  • c) Serositis        d) Anti-DNA antibodies

97. HBsAG is found to be associated with

  • a) Poly Myositis                   b) Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • c) Polyarteritis Nodosa    d) SLE

98. Hyperpigmentation is NOT a  feature of

  • a) Pheochromo cytoma
  • b) Haemochronatosis
  • c) Addison’s diseases
  • d) Nelson’s syndrome

99. Flag sign is characteristic of

  • a) Psoriasis                        b) Leprosy
  • c) Kwashiorkor               d) Malnutrition

100. `Kent’s Repertorium Genrale was published by

  • a) P. Schmidt
  • b) Jost Kunzili
  • c) P. Sivaraman
  • d) R.P.Patel

This is a question paper of  Post Graduate Homoeopathy Entrance Test (AHPNP) 2011 conducted by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Karnataka

  We are thankful to Dr.Ram Jyothis & Vivek Sakthidharan for this question booklet

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4 Responses so far.

  1. Dr Prashant says:

    Ans of ques no. 16 is (d) syphilinum in the corrected key it is wrong…kindly note,…

  2. Dr Prashant says:

    ans for 29 is coccoulus……BBCR…….

  3. Dr Prashant says: ans is (c) T F ALLEN………

  4. Dr. Prasanta Sarkar says:

    please mention the seats for candidate out side of this state in rajib Gandhi University for MD admission.

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