Science Quiz / How Can You Mend an Animal's Broken Heart?

Random Science or Animal Quiz

Answer these questions related to cardiac pathology in veterinary species.

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/50 Timer 20:00
HintAnswer
True or False: Lymphatic blockage can cause fluid to leak from vessels.
Does hypertrophic cardiomyopathy cause HIGH or LOW ventricular filling?
True or False: Cardiomyopathies are primary processes.
Dilated cardiomyopathy can be seen in cats with ________ deficiency.
During chronic right-sided heart failure, blood backs up in the _________ regions of the liver.
True or False: A common cause of fibrinous pericarditis in HORSES is Streptococcus equi.
Most common manifestation of chronic right-sided heart failure in a CAT
Concentric hypertrophy is due to increased __________ in the heart chamber.
_______ is the lesion of acute heart failure.
True or False: Neoplasia, inflammation, and necrosis in the myocardium can all look the same grossly.
A thrombus located at the bifurcation of the aorta is known as a ___________.
Chemodectomas arise from the _________.
Decreased cardiac output is sensed by the __________ in the kidney.
Most common manifestation of chronic right-sided heart failure in a DOG
True or False: Decreased hydrostatic pressure causes fluid to leak from vessels.
True or False: Decreased oncotic pressure causes fluid to leak from vessels.
On necropsy of a DOG, you find a very dark red and heavy liver. Is it likely due to chronic or acute heart failure?
True or False: Cutaneous hemangiomas in DOGS are often malignant.
Numerous COWS on a farm died suddenly due to vasculitis and secondary papillary muscle necrosis. The likely agent of this condition is _________.
True or False: Blood clots and thrombi are not common sequelae of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Fungal myocarditis and myocarditis caused by Mycoplasma sp. tend to incite a __________ response in the heart.
'Heart base tumors' are also known as ___________.
Vitamin E/Selenium deficiency causes ___________ in PIG hearts.
Chronic fibrinous pericarditis can lead to ________ if left untreated for a long time. Fibroblasts will be present and produce collagen.
Acute left-sided heart failure causes ________ congestion.
HintAnswer
True or False: Chylothorax is a common sequelae of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in CATS
True or False: Hyperthyroidism in CATS can cause myocardial hypertrophy.
Eccentric hypertrophy is due to increased __________ in the heart chamber.
Centrilobular congestion and fibrosis with hemosiderin-laden macrophages in the liver is known as ___________.
On necropsy of a DOG, you find a very dark red and heavy liver. What sided heart failure is likely the cause?
True or False: Chemodectomas often metastesize.
True or False: Inflammation can cause fluid to leak from vessels.
When a cow ingests a nail, it gets lodged in the _________ and can puncture through the diaphragm and pericardium to cause hardware disease.
These insects commonly cause myocardial necrosis in HORSES when ingested.
When an animal has been starving for a long time, the last fat store to be used up is the cardiac fat. When this fat is used up, the condition is known as ___________.
Clostridium chauveoi produces this toxin, which causes myocardial necrosis and hemorrhage in the condition known as blackleg.
Acute right-sided heart failure causes ________ congestion.
What color will the lungs appear in a DOG with chronic left-sided heart failure?
Most common manifestation of chronic right-sided heart failure in a COW
Aortic tears in HORSES and ruptures of right atrial hemangiosarcomas in DOGS can cause ____________.
True or False: Chronic left-sided heart failure causes pulmonary edema.
A very young PUPPY presents with myocardial necrosis. Name the MOST LIKELY cause of this condition.
The epicardium of birds and reptiles can feel gritty due to deposition of urates. This condition is known as _______
The aortic body senses ________ of the blood
Myofiber disarray and fibrosis are histologic signs of __________ in CATS.
On histopath, you notice that the patient suffered from an eosinophilic myocarditis, and you find protozoans throughout the myocardium. Give the genus of the likely protozoal agent
True or False: Brachycephalic DOGS are less likely to develop chemodectomas.
True or False: Acute left-sided heart failure causes pulmonary edema.
Bacterial infections usually cause fibrinous pericarditis in animals. However, this virus of veterinary importance can also cause fibrinous pericarditis.
Most common manifestation of chronic right-sided heart failure in a HORSE

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.