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Embryology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Embryology Exam?
The Embryology Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the Embryology Exam?
The Embryology Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the Embryology Exam?
Topics include: The Embryology exam is designed to assess performance at the end of a course, clerkship, or other unit of instruction.
Embryology Exam MCQs (595)
Our question bank for the Embryology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 4 questions
- Cardiovascular - 127 questions
- Connective Tissue - 10 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 88 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 44 questions
- Eyes - 39 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 73 questions
- Genetics - 49 questions
- Genitourinary - 65 questions
- Growth and Development - 451 questions
- Gynecologic - 27 questions
- Hematologic - 10 questions
- Infectious - 18 questions
- Integument - 27 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 100 questions
- Nervous - 132 questions
- Nutrition - 7 questions
- Obstetric - 71 questions
- Oncologic - 25 questions
- Pulmonary - 23 questions
- Renal - 13 questions
- Surgery - 33 questions
- Toxicology - 1 questions
- Trauma - 35 questions
- Teeth/Oral - 1 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 1 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 9 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 2 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 1 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 280 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 290 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 1 questions
- Causes - 379 questions
- Classification - 74 questions
- Differential - 163 questions
- Epidemiology - 2 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 41 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 48 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 7 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 4 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 41 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 152 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 4 questions
- History Physical - 586 questions
- Pathophysiology - 509 questions
- Patient Education - 7 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 171 questions
- Toxicology - 1 questions
- Treatment Medical - 12 questions
- Treatment Rehabilitation - 1 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 38 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 1 questions
- Drug Information - 3 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 1 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 1 questions
Embryology Exam Articles (317)
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a condition resulting from a developmental defect in the diaphragm leading to protrusion of abdominal cont ...
The rhomboids are a collective group of muscles formed by the rhomboid major and minor. The rhomboids are important in upper limb movement and stab ...
The central nervous system (CNS) is composed of the brain and the spinal cord. They both develop from the embryonic ectoderm alongside other struct ...
Scientists who sought to understand the spinal venous system thought of it as the fourth venous system, the other three systems being the portal, c ...
One of the unique glands in the human body is the pituitary gland. The gland is oval and weighs 500 mg. The dimension of the pituitary gland is abo ...
The Bartholin’s glands (or greater vestibular glands) are important organs of the female reproductive system. Danish anatomist Caspar Barthol ...
The amniotic fluid index is a standardized way to assess the sufficiency of amniotic fluid quantity in pregnancy. The amniotic fluid index is used ...
Fetal development occurs in three separate and distinct phases. The first is the pre-differentiation period in weeks 1 and 2, the second is the emb ...
Wilms tumor, or nephroblastoma, is the most common renal cancer in the pediatric age group.
The carotid body is a 2 to 6 mm, round bilateral sensory organ in the peripheral nervous system located in the adventitia of the bifurcation o ...
Aqueous humor is a low viscosity fluid secreted from plasma components by the ciliary body into the posterior chamber of the eye. The humor then tr ...
Respiration is a complex process that requires both respiratory mechanics and ventilation/perfusion matching to move air into/out of the lungs and ...
The anal canal, thought of mostly as the final exit for what we ingest, is more intricate a structure than most would believe. At an average of 2.5 ...
The gestational sac is a fluid-filled structure surrounding an embryo during the first few weeks of embryonic development. It is the first st ...
The submandibular gland is the second largest of the three main salivary glands, which also include the parotid and sublingual glands. The submandi ...
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