10 most difficult medicine riddles A list of ten (out of 73) medicine related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Medicine 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 6004 answers in 2 languages »diseases riddles » Which has more calories: table sugar or aspartame?Pretty much the same. Aspartame produces 4 kilocalories of energy per gram when metabolized, sucrose (table sugar) produces 3.9 kilocalories. However, aspartame is approximately 200 times sweeter than sucrose, so it is consumed in much smaller doses. very hard 23% pretty much the samepretty much the same23%table sugar has much more caloriestable sugar has much more calories40%aspartame has much more caloriesaspartame has much more calories16%aspartame has no calories at allaspartame has no calories at all20%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3954 answers in 4 languages »food 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 1641 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 23% We will have disappearance muscle tissue instead thymusWe will have disappearance muscle tissue instead thymus11%In women occurs risk hypertrophic thymus and will be more at viral diseasesIn women occurs risk hypertrophic thymus and will be more at viral diseases25%Occurs risk deadly diseaseOccurs risk deadly disease23%NothingNothing39%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 71 answers in 2 languages »anatomy riddles » How is the fear of pregnancy and childbirth called?Tokophobia often leads patients to ask for a Caesarean section. Frequency of appearing: 6-10% pregnancies.very hard 27% mysophobiamysophobia27%erythrophobiaerythrophobia14%haphephobiahaphephobia29%tokophobiatokophobia27%Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczyk. Statistics based on 3257 answers in 4 languages »names riddles » Methanol (wood alcohol) is highly poisonous. Comparing to ethanol, is it more or less sedative?Less sedative. Methanol has a much weaker sedative effect than ethanol, which leads the victim to drink more than it would normally do with ethanol. Methanol is oxidized to formaldehyde and then to the poisonous formic acid in the liver. very hard 30% more sedativemore sedative38%the samethe same20%less sedativeless sedative30%that depends on the temperaturethat depends on the temperature10%Created by: MarcusX. Statistics based on 9964 answers in 2 languages »alcohol riddles » In what fruit is the most vitamin C ?Rose Hip - the best source vitamin C. Content vitamin C in this fruit is a lot bigger than berries and citrus. very hard 30% Rose HipRose Hip30%ChokeberryChokeberry28%All Citrus (for example lemon)All Citrus (for example lemon)13%BlackcurrantBlackcurrant27%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 76 answers in 2 languages »vitamins 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 32% Decrease in heart size.Decrease in heart size.17%Thick cardiac musclesThick cardiac muscles32%Increase in heart sizeIncrease in heart size21%Thin cardiac musclesThin cardiac muscles28%Created by: 12 year old genius. Statistics based on 262 answers »human anatomy riddles » What is deltiology?Hobby about collecting postcards. Officially the biggest collection postcards has got Mario Morby from Great Britain. Contains 1 000 265 pieces. It is officially record in Guinness Book of Records.very hard 32% Hobby about collecting postcardsHobby about collecting postcards32%Science of quantum equationsScience of quantum equations18%Science flavor of winesScience flavor of wines24%Fields of medicine about i.a. intestinesFields of medicine about i.a. intestines23%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 217 answers in 2 languages »science riddles » What is the effect of nicotinic acid on human organism?It is essential for functioning. Nicotinic acid, better known as niacin or vitamin B3, has nothing in common with tobacco. Chronic lack of niacin leads to pellagra, a vitamin deficiency disease.very hard 35% it is neutralit is neutral5%It is harmful, causes cancerIt is harmful, causes cancer47%It is highly toxic, kills in 10 secondsIt is highly toxic, kills in 10 seconds12%It is essential for functioningIt is essential for functioning35%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11461 answers in 4 languages »tobacco riddles » Play medicine quiz and see all the questions.