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CPD Questionnaire AC/1768/17 Answer the questions on the Vet360 App. Available from the Itunes/Play Store! Alternative method: Complete your CPD on the traditional webplatform or SMS system follow the link from www.vet360.vetlink.co.za 1. Which organ is considered the sample of choice for post mortal investigation of copper levels? A. Kidney. B. Spleen. C. Liver. D. Heart. E. Lung. 6. Which of the following biochemical processes is zinc not involved? A. DNA replication. B. Protein synthesis. C. Carbohydrate metabolism. D. Lipid metabolism. E. Calcium metabolism. 2. What is the minimum amount of liver tissue required to be able to perform mineral analysis? A. 1 g. B. 2 g. C. 5 g. D. 10 g. E. 20 g. 7. Which of the following is central in the pathogenesis of the musculoskeletal abnormalities observed with manganese deficiency? A. Abnormal osteoid production. B. Increased degradation of cartilage. C. Impaired endochondral ossification. D. Excessive periosteal bone formation. E. Increased osteoclastic resorption of bone. 3. Which of the following routes of trace mineral supplementation would have the highest risk of possi ble toxicity complications? A. Injectable preparations. B. Oral dosing preparations. C. Water soluble preparations by the drinking water. D. Top dressing of forrage. E. Top dressing of soils. 4. Which of the following conditions have been associated with selenium poisoning. A. White muscle disease. B. Retained placenta. C. Stillbirths. D. Massive hepatic necrosis. E. Infertility. 5. Which of the following musculoskeletal disorders have been reported with copper deficiency in the perinatal period? A. Spina bifida. B. Lordosis. C. Osteochondrosis. D. Kyphosis. E. Laminitis. 8. In iron overload disorders in which of the following visceral organ does iron pigment most commonly accumulate? A. Heart. B. Kidney. C. Spleen. D. Brain. E. Liver. 9. For which of the following trace elements would bone tissue analysis not be considered reliable? A. Fluoride. B. Calcium. C. Copper. D. Phosphorus. E. Magnesium. 10. Which of the following are not considered one of the classic osteodystrophies? A. Osteoporosis. B. Hypertrophic osteopathy. C. Rickets. D. Osteomalacia. E. Fibrous osteodystrophy. 2017 October 13