Science Quiz - Health Quiz (Quiz on Diseases) By: scholastic world on 10:05 / comment : 1 Science Quiz - Health Quiz This set of questions are on various diseases and causes. 1. Which disease is caused by Plasmodium falciparum, a protozoan parasite? Polio Leprosy Malaria Measles 2. Infectious mononucleosis colloquially known as "the kissing disease" is commonly called as Glandular fever Rheumatic fever Typhoid fever Common cold 3. With which of the following deadly disease will you associate the city of Kinshasa? Tuberculosis HIV/AIDS Malaria Cancer 4. What is the full form of AIDS? Aquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Aquired Infectious Disease Syndrome Aquired Immuno Deficiency Sickness Associated Infectious Deficiency Syndrome 5. Pyrexia is the medical term for Asthma Flu Fever Headache 6. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease which causes High blood pressure Respiratory problems Skin problems Hair loss 7. Which one of the following is known as "royal disease"? Diabetes Haemophilia Leukemia Hypertension 8. What is the historic name for rabies- a viral disease that causes inflammation of the brain in humans and other mammals? Hydrophobia Insomnia Paranoia Prophylaxis 9. Pick the odd one out Myopia Dystopia Nyctalopia Hemeralopia 10. What do you call a doctor who is specialised in kidney diseases? Neurologist Histologist Nephrologist Proctologist Tag: diseases quiz health quiz medical quiz quizzes science quiz Share !