10 most difficult diseases riddles A list of ten (out of 21) diseases related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Diseases quiz Which animals are the most threatened by a prion disease?Sheep. Scrapie is infectious and incurable. Recent studies suggest prions may be spread through urine and persist in the environment for decades. Scrapie occurs in Europe and North America, but to date, Australia and New Zealand (both major sheep-producing countries) are scrapie-free.very hard 21% cattlecattle33%catscats39%sheepsheep21%ducksducks5%Created by: ex-terminator. Statistics based on 6009 answers in 2 languages »medicine riddles » Which of these names does NOT refer to syphilis?American disease. Colloquial names of syphilis in European countries reflected the path of its spread through the continent. In Italy it was named French disease. In France it used to be called Italian or English disease, in Netherlands a Spanish disease, German one in Poland and Lithuania, and Polish in Russian Muscovy. It never got named American one despite the dominant hypothesis of its origin. very hard 23% Spanish diseaseSpanish disease12%Polish diseasePolish disease56%American diseaseAmerican disease23%Italian diseaseItalian disease7%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 1668 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » What will happen when organ thymus in human will not disappear? Occurs risk deadly disease. Thymus - organ which one know not many people, because this organ in adults is in phase extreme disappearance.very hard 30% We will have disappearance muscle tissue instead thymusWe will have disappearance muscle tissue instead thymus9%In women occurs risk hypertrophic thymus and will be more at viral diseasesIn women occurs risk hypertrophic thymus and will be more at viral diseases19%Occurs risk deadly diseaseOccurs risk deadly disease30%NothingNothing41%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 139 answers in 2 languages »anatomy riddles » What is cardiomyopathy?Thick cardiac muscles. Cardiomyopathy is a condition in which the heart's muscles get very thick and lose function. Cardiomyopathy is notorious for causing sudden death, especially in young athletes. Medications can sometimes control it, but in some cases, the patient needs a heart transplant.very hard 33% Decrease in heart size.Decrease in heart size.16%Thick cardiac musclesThick cardiac muscles33%Increase in heart sizeIncrease in heart size21%Thin cardiac musclesThin cardiac muscles27%Created by: 12 year old genius. Statistics based on 265 answers »human anatomy riddles » Why people from southern Asia suffered from beriberi sickness?Eating mostly white rice. Beriberi is a sickness caused by extreme deficiency of vitamin B1, thiamine. White rice is in general poor source of vitamins, but it completely lacks thiamine. During research on the beriberi causes Polish biochemist, Kazimierz Funk discovered thiamine, the first vitamin B1.hard 42% eating toxic sea algaeeating toxic sea algae7%inbreedinginbreeding13%drinking dirty waterdrinking dirty water36%eating mostly white riceeating mostly white rice42%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 10409 answers in 2 languages »vitamins riddles » Which controlled bacterial disease that affects ruminants has the oldest timeline, some experts claim it to have been the cause of the 5th and 6th plagues of EgyptAnthrax. Some experts claimed that the 5th and 6th plagues of Egypt were caused by Anthrax (see Exodus 7-9 in the Bible). they claim that the 5th plague was the systemic form and the 6th plague was the cutaneous formhard 46% anthraxanthrax46%brucellosisbrucellosis14%tetanustetanus29%blackquarterblackquarter9%Created by: Shan. Statistics based on 10723 answers in 2 languages »medicine riddles » Europeans brought many diseases to the Americas. Which disease was carried back?Syphilis was present in the Americas before European contact. It was carried from the Americas to Europe by the returning crewmen from Christopher Columbus's voyage. The first outbreak of syphilis in Europe occurred in 1494 in Naples, Italy, during a French invasion.hard 47% TuberculosisTuberculosis7%SmallpoxSmallpox20%TyphusTyphus24%SyphilisSyphilis47%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 20636 answers in 4 languages »Indians riddles » Which disease does tsetse fly transmit?Sleeping sickness. There are 23 species of tsetse flies, that inhabit much of mid-continental Africa between the Sahara and the Kalahari deserts. The tsetse fly serves as both a host and vector for the trypanosome parasiteshard 49% malariamalaria33%yellow feveryellow fever11%bubonic plaguebubonic plague5%sleeping sicknesssleeping sickness49%Created by: brainy. Statistics based on 21767 answers in 2 languages »animals of East Africa riddles » If you were forced to feast along the tribe of cannibals, which part of the human body should you avoid at most?Brain. Eating your own and closely related species is generally a bad idea, as there are species-specific parasites and germs that might get transmitted. But eating brain, bone marrow, and the spinal cord is particularly dangerous, as you may get deadly prion diseases like kuru. hard 53% heartheart4%musclesmuscles6%liverliver35%brainbrain53%Created by: life-o-holic. Statistics based on 26465 answers in 2 languages »cannibalism riddles » Which infectious human disease has been eradicated?Smallpox. After vaccination campaigns throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, the WHO certified the eradication of smallpox in 1979. The fact that humans are the only reservoir for smallpox infection, and that carriers did not exist, played a significant role in the eradication of smallpox. So far, it is the only eradicated infectious human disease.hard 55% smallpoxsmallpox55%leprosyleprosy14%choleracholera17%typhustyphus12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17518 answers in 2 languages »nature riddles » Play diseases quiz and see all the questions.