Correct answer : A. Measles
Explanation : Measles has no chronic carrier state.
Least common complication of measles isA. SSPE
C. Otitis media
Correct answer : SSPE
Explanation : SSPE (Sub acute sclerosing panencephalitis) is the least common complication of measles. It is also the most severe.
B. All adolescent non pregnant girls 15 to 24 years of age
C. All female children at one year
D. All non pregnant women
Correct answer : All non pregnant women of age 15 to 34
First priority – Women of child bearing age ( All non pregnant women of age 15 to 34 )
Second priority – Children of 1-14 years of age
Third priority – Children at 1 year of ageStrategies for prevention of Neonatal Tetanus include all of the following except:A. 5 clean practices
B. Giving penicillin to all the new borns
C. 2 doses of TT to all pregnant women
D. Immunizing all married women
Correct answer : B. Giving penicillin to all the new borns
Explanation : Giving penicillin to all the new borns is not recommended for prevention of neonatal tetanus.Which is true of BCG vaccination ?A. Distilled water is used as diluent for BCG
B. The site of injection should be cleaned with spirit
C. Mantoux test becomes positive after 48 hours of vaccination
D. WHO recommends Danish 1331 strain for vaccine production
Correct answer : D. WHO recommends Danish 1331 strain for vaccine production
Explanation : Normal saline is used as a diluent. Site of injection should be cleaned with normal saline. Mantoux test becomes positive after 8 weeks.