150 most commonly asked MCQs in Pediatrics

pediatric mcq for MRCPCH part1  and DNB thoery

Set of 150 Multiple choice questions in pediatrics for DNB theory exams preparation.

These MCQs are based on a recall mostly, from DNB Exam held in December 2015 . At few places only the topic on which the MCQ was based are given as the whole question and options could not be recalled. There may be some errors at few places. Feel free to correct or add more MCQs and answers using your comments.


  1. Hungry bone disease
  2. Ichthyosis Vulgaris 
  3. Neonatal lung physiology 
  4. Lung head ratio in CDH 
  5. PROBIT study used for
  6. AWHONN skin scoring system
  7. ESPHGANN for protein requirement in newborn 
  8. FRC of new born 
  9. Most common organism associated in acute chest syndrome 
  10. Yashoda useful in hospital 
  11. Asha income in various transport 
  12. Janani surasksha yojna 
  13. Gadchiroli project use for 
  14. Difference between in FISH and array CGH 
  15. Reptilase time useful for 
  16. Lupus anticoagulant diagnosis 
  17. Dendritic ulcer in eye cause by
  18. Refeeding syndrome electrolyte disturbance 
  19. Babesiosis transmit by ticks? 
  20. Rat bite fever 
  21. Leptospira diagnosis by dark field microscopy detected or not 
  22. Congenital varicella clinical features 
  23. Pediculosis 
  24. Gitleman syndrome 
  25. GH receptor antagonist 
  26. TAMM in SCD to keep Hb below to prevent stroke 
  27. Bite cell seen in 
  28. Skin development and maturity in newborn 
  29. Keyhole sign in antenatal usg 
  30. Idiopathic MR diagnosis 
  31. Weaver syndrome 
  32. Measles inclusion bodies found in 
  33. Dry skin with scaling what is the grade in skin maturity scale 
  34. Vincent curtsy 
  35. Hinman syndrome 
  36. Giggle insentience 
  37. Milestone for danger sign in receptive language defect 
  38. Liver IEM disease 
  39. With element is most imp in puberty 
  40. Isolated thelarche 
  41. Mc phagocytic defect 
  42. Rx of hyperoxaluria 
  43. PCOS case scenario 
  44. Mc cause of NMR in according to lancet survey 
  45. Mc cause of mortality in shigella types in a developed country 
  46. Bioterrorism in anthrax which route used 
  47. Levetiracetam dose in status epilepticus 
  48. Intra vitriol RX in ROP drug 
  49. Dengue who warning sign which is not 
  50. Hepatic encephalopathy mc cause of death 
  51. Mixing study what is not corrected in coagulation disorder 
  52. Heparin test to differentiate from fibrinogen 
  53. Constitutional growth delay 
  54. 7-year-old with Bp 160/110 with no papilledema with convulsion next mx i 
  55. Papa syndrome contain 
  56. Granuloma of lung in upper and lower lobe involvement diagnosis 
  57. Reflux disease BAL contain 
  58. Most effective Rx in GERD 
  59. Hyperkalaemia drugs all except 
  60. Hypokalaemia drug all except 
  61. Botulism bioterrorism route mostly by 
  62. Duffy antigen protect from 
  63. Lyme disease with facial palsy with cardiac involvement stage? 
  64. Balanced polymorphism defines 
  65. Cataract feature with RTA diagnosis 
  66. XR disease 
  67. Of human gene in genome 
  68. Humidity requirement in new born 
  69. Organism cause paralysis of cilia in lung 
  70. Best way to transfusion in SCD 
  71. GVHD can be reduced in blood transfusion 
  72. Hydrocarbon poisoning with x ray changes occurs at what time 
  73. PNH diagnosis 
  74. Involve in complement C7 deficiency 
  75. Face sparing rash present in disease 
  76. Hand foot mouth disease caused by most common org 
  77. DD of Kawasaki disease all except 
  78. Retinoblastoma average age of diagnosis in U/L and B/L cases 
  79. Screening of CAH after birth when to do 
  80. Vitamin E deficiency cause all except 
  81. Cat menial pneumothorax and RX 
  82. Mc uterine anomaly in girl 
  83. Mc cystic fibrosis mutation seen 
  84. Dense deposit disease associated with 
  85. Nail hypoplasia caused by 
  86. DOC in Liddle syndrome 
  87. NKCC transporter disease 
  88. Type 4 barter disease associated with 
  89. Piecemeal necrosis in liver due to 
  90. Sucking and swallowing reflex nerve involved 
  91. In HBV with anti-Hbs and anti-Hbc positive means 
  92. Wiskot Aldrich syndrome inheritance is 
  93. Homocystinuria dislocation of the lens is 
  94. MDG goal of 2015 for IMR 
  95. Hypovolemic hypernatremia cause 
  96. Central pontine myelinosis cause by 
  97. DI serum osmolality and plasma osmolality 
  98. Respiratory alkalosis compensation by PCO2 and HCO3 
  99. Pertene cause by in non-venereal leprosy 
  100. Best somatic sensory test for cognitive development 
  101. Chonal atresia is diagnosis by 
  102. Most common nasal abnormality in newborn 
  103. Ossification center earliest and in DDH hip joint 
  104. PTH regulates Po4 by which effect 
  105. Normal BP metabolic alkalosis cause 
  106. The most common menstrual problem in girl 
  107. 2yr old child with haematuria and abdominal Lump cause by 
  108. Type of epidermolysis bullosa with poor prognosis or scarring 
  109. New born close eyelid on bright light age 
  110. Hypo plastic right heart disease is also known as 
  111. The target for under 5 mortality 
  112. 3 time of time constant is equal to 
  113. Increase in resistance with normal compliance Tc will be 
  114. Transmission risk of NTD if one time parents affect 
  115. Velanemetous cord insertion associated with 
  116. Speech delay in 18-month-old child red flag is 
  117. A condition which splenectomy is beneficial for
  118. DOC for uncomplicated strongilydosis 
  119. Dientemoba fragilis occur along with which infection 
  120. Calcium transferred in placenta diffusion type 
  121. Amino acid transferred in placenta diffusion type 
  122. Mc renal anomaly with turner syndrome 
  123. O2 consumption normal in new born what 
  124. 9-month old infant with development assessment include with order 
  125. Pineolctomy requirement in 
  126. 1mmhg increase in o2 increase how much o2 in blood 
  127. CPAP is best given by which method 
  128. Maternal disomic example 
  129. Stigmata of VZV include all except 
  130. Respiratory burst suppression for 
  131. Sinusitis with granuloma with nephritis what is the cause ?
  132. Rifamycin develop from 
  133. Which hormone is normally increased in the neonate 
  134. BSSL enzyme useful for the preterm present in all milk or only human milk and  
  135. More in preterm milk than term and also less 
  136. What is GFR of a one-month-old infant 
  137. Complete heart block common in which congenital heart disease 
  138. Rsr pattern with RAD with Acynotic heart disease 
  139. Pda embryology develop from which arch 
  140. Thorax inlet start at specify 
  141. Latanoprost side effect 
  142. Optic lens develop from 
  143. The fascia of tonsil develop from 
  144. Amount of snake venom neutralizes with 1vial of ASV 
  145. Drug of choice for Scorpion sting