CNS Questions Pathology - Yearwise Sorted

1. Enumerate the CSF findings and morphological changes in the brain in case of Tuberculosis meningitis. (2.5+2.5=5)

2. Write brief about diffusely infiltrating astrocytoma. (5)

1. Enlist the indication and contraindication of lumbar puncture. (3+2=5)

2. Describe the microscopic features of astrocytoma in a child. (2)

3. Describe the brain abscess under following heading: (1.5x2=3)
a. Gross and microscopic feature
b. Complication

1. Enumerate the degenerative disease of basal ganglia and brain stem. Write about the microscopy changes seen in Alzheimer’s disease. (1+4=5)

2. Mention the most important cause and age of occurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage. Describe its location with the help of a well-labeled diagram. (1+1+3=5)

1. Write briefly on sub-arachnoid hemorrhage with a labeled diagram of major vessels involved. (3+2=5)
2. Describe the morphologic features of Alzheimer’s disease. (5)

1. Describe the microscopic picture of Alzheimer’s disease. (5)

2. Draw a well labeled diagram of anatomical location of Berry aneurysm. Write its gross description. (3+2=5)

1. Classify Astrocytoma. Describe Diffuse Astrocytoma in detail. (5)

2. Compare and contrast CSF findings of normal from Tuberculous Meningitis. (5)

1. Write CSF findings in different types of meningitis in tabulated form. (3)

2. Classify CNS tumors. (2)

3. Write briefly about Multiple Sclerosis. (5)