Breast feeding during initial period

(1) Good for healthy baby

(2) Recommended by doctors

(3) Essential to develop resistance for the new-born babies.

(4) All of these

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The milk produced during the initial few days of lactation, called colostrum, is essential for the new born as colostrums contains:

1. Large amount of glucose

2. Anti-infective antibodies

3. Fats

4. Various hormones

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Milk is produced by which cells?

(1) Alveoli

(2) Lobes

(3) Tubules

(4) Nipple

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The glandular tissue of each breast is divided into

(1) 10-12 mammary lobes

(2) 15-20 mammary lobes

(3) 23-25 mammary lobes

(4) 25-30 mammary lobes

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The correct sequence of mammalian mammary gland ducts beginning from alveoli would he:

1. Mammary tubules → Mammary ducts →  Mammary ampulla → Lactiferous ducts
2. Lactiferous duds  → Mammary ducts → Mammary ampulla → Mammary tubules
3. Lactiferous ducts → Mammary arnpula → Mammary ducts → Mammary tubules
4. Mammary tubules → Mammary ampulla → Mammary ducts → Lactiferous ducts
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Colostrum has

(1) Only one antibody

(2) Several antibodies

(3) Two antibodies

(4) Four antibodies

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Lactation starts at

(1) At the end of pregnancy

(2) At the end of first trimester

(3) During pregnancy

(4) Before parturition

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Colostrum is

(1) Milk of first day

(2) Milk of initial few hours

(3) Milk of initial few days

(4) Milk of lactation period

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Mammary glands are not

(1) Paired structure

(2) Having glandular tissue

(3) Having defined amount of fat

(4) Characteristic of all female mammals

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In a functional mammary gland, the cells of _________ secrete milk, which is stored in the cavities of alveoli. Choose the option that fills the blank correctly.

1. Alveoli

2. Lactiferous duct

3. Mammary ducts

4. Areola

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