Important Life Science / Biology Questions

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In medical terminology, ENT stands for
Ear, nose and throat
Inflammation of the pancreas is called
Pancreatitis
Insulin deficiency causes
Diabetes
Insulin is also known as
Anti-diabetic hormone
Leukemia is a disease of the
Blood
Leukemia is commonly known as
Blood Cancer
Long sightdness is also known as
Hypermetropia
Long sightdness is corrected by using
Convex lens
LSD stands for
Lysergic acid Di-ethylamide
Malaria is transmitted by
Anopheles mosquito
Medical practioners without valid licence are called
Quacks
Meningitis is an infection of
Head and spinal cord
Meningitis is caused by
Neisseria meningitis
Muscles of the heart are called
Cardiac muscles
NMR stands for
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Nose is the sense organ for
Smell
Over exposure to sun cause
Sun burn
Persons who are having blood group AB positive are called
Universal recipients
Persons who are having blood group O positive are called
Universal donors
Plague is caused by bacteria which is found in
Fleas on the bodies of rats
Plague was also known as
Black death
Pnemonia is an infection of the
Lungs
Polio vaccine was invented by
Jonas Salk
Psoraisis is an inherited disease of
Skin,nails and joints
Pus formation in the lung is called
Lung abscess
Q fever was first noticed in
Queensland
Red cells of blood contain
Haemoglobin
Rod shaped bacteria are called
Bacillus
Scarlet fever is caused by
Strepto coccus
Sex is predicted before the birth of the child by a test called
Amnio centesis
Short sightdness is
Concave lens
Short sightdness is also known as
Myopia
Skin is the sense organ for
Touch
Spherical shaped bacteria are called
coccus
Spiral shaped bacteria are called
Spirillium
Substances that cause allergy are called
Allergens
Teeth are covered by a hard substance called
Enamel
Tetanus is also known as
Lockjaw disease
Tetanus is caused by
Clostridium tetane
The ability of a living creature to resist the attack of diseases is known as
Immunity
The colour of the skin is dependant upon a pigment called
Melanin
The device which improves one's hearing is called
Hearing aid
The first antibiotic discovered by
Penicillin
The formation of a blood clot within a blood vessel is called
Thrombosis
The inner layer of the skin is called
Dermis
The main artery of the body is the
Arota
The number of teeth in a normal human being are
32
The outer layer of the skin is called
Epidermis
The sex hormone of the male is
Androgen
The sex hormones of the females are
Estrogen and progesterone
The size of a virus is about
A millionth of a centimeter
The sterilization technique carried out on men is
Vasectomy
The x-ray visualisation of a joint is known as
Arthrography
There are how many types of Malaria
Three
Tissue taken from the patient while operation is going on is called
Frozen section
Tongue is the sense organ for
Taste
Typhoid fever is caused by
Salmonella typhi bacteria
Typhoid vaccine was invented by
Almorth Writht
Vaccination was invented by
Edward Jenner
Vaccine against polio is called
Poliomyelitis vaccine
Vaccine is a liquid containing
Dilute or dead pathogens
Whooping cough is caused by
Bordella pertussis

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