10 most difficult diseases riddles A list of ten (out of 31) diseases related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Diseases quiz What is the name of an organic chemical compound used to treat alcoholism?Disulfiram (sold under the trade names Antabuse and Antabus) is a drug used to support the treatment of chronic alcoholism by producing an acute sensitivity to ethanol (drinking alcohol). very hard 20% AntabusAntabus4%AnticolAnticol23%EsperalEsperal50%DisulfiramDisulfiram20%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 272 answers in 2 languages »medicine riddles » Which animals are the most threatened by a prion disease?Sheep. Scrapie is infectious and incurable. Recent studies suggest prions may be spread through urine and persist in the environment for decades. Scrapie occurs in Europe and North America, but to date, Australia and New Zealand (both major sheep-producing countries) are scrapie-free.very hard 21% cattlecattle33%catscats39%sheepsheep21%ducksducks5%Created by: ex-terminator. Statistics based on 6172 answers in 2 languages »zoology riddles » Which of these names does NOT refer to syphilis?American disease. Colloquial names of syphilis in European countries reflected the path of its spread through the continent. In Italy it was named French disease. In France it used to be called Italian or English disease, in Netherlands a Spanish disease, German one in Poland and Lithuania, and Polish in Russian Muscovy. It never got named American one despite the dominant hypothesis of its origin. very hard 24% Spanish diseaseSpanish disease12%Polish diseasePolish disease56%American diseaseAmerican disease24%Italian diseaseItalian disease7%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 1829 answers in 2 languages »history riddles » People with Cushing's syndrome have high level of ...Cortisol. Cushing's syndrome is caused by either excessive cortisol-like medication such as prednisone or a tumor that either produces or results in the production of excessive cortisol by the adrenal glands. About two to three people per million are affected each year. It most commonly affects people who are 20 to 50 years of age.Women are affected three times more often than men.very hard 25% lymphocyteslymphocytes21%cortisolcortisol25%oestrogensoestrogens33%aldosteronealdosterone19%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 1552 answers in 3 languages »biology riddles » The increase in intermediate bilirubin occurs in jaundice:Haemolytic. Jaundice, also known as icterus, is a yellowish or greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes due to high bilirubin levels. very hard 28% haemolytichaemolytic28%parenchymalparenchymal10%mechanicalmechanical14%in all of the abovein all of the above46%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 792 answers in 2 languages »medicine riddles » The characteristic appearance of a person from a photo is a symptom of ...Progeria is an extremely rare genetic disorder in which symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at a very early age. Those born with progeria typically live to their mid-teens to early twenties. It is a genetic condition that occurs as a new mutation, and is rarely inherite as carriers usually do not live to reproduce. very hard 31% Down syndromeDown syndrome8%MicrocephalyMicrocephaly14%ProgeriaProgeria31%Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch teamWiedemann-Rautenstrauch team44%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 745 answers in 2 languages »genetics riddles » If you were to suffer from kyphosis, your back would be...Round. Kyphosis is the pathological curving of the spine, where parts of the spinal column lose some or all of their lordotic profile. This causes a bowing of the back, seen as a slouching posture. It can be called roundback or Kelso's hunchback.very hard 39% roundround39%concaveconcave26%flatflat11%crookedcrooked22%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 248 answers in 2 languages »human anatomy riddles » The fear of thunder and lightning is called ...Brontophobia is an abnormal fear of thunder and lightning that can be developed both by humans and animals. A person with brontophobia will often feel anxious during a thunderstorm even when they understand that the threat to them is minimal.hard 40% brontophobiabrontophobia40%agoraphobiaagoraphobia19%aerophobiaaerophobia21%cynophobiacynophobia18%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 473 answers in 3 languages »phobias riddles » Why did people from southern Asia commonly suffer from beriberi sickness in late 1800s?Eating mostly white rice. Beriberi is a sickness caused by extreme deficiency of vitamin B1, thiamine. White rice is generally a poor source of vitamins, and completely lacks thiamine. The sickness became common in Asia in 1800s with the increased processing of rice.hard 43% eating toxic sea algaeeating toxic sea algae7%inbreedinginbreeding13%drinking dirty waterdrinking dirty water35%eating mostly white riceeating mostly white rice43%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 11261 answers in 2 languages »vitamins riddles » What is misandry?The hatred of men. Misandry is the hatred of, contempt for, or prejudice against men or boys. It is parallel in form to misogyny, and either "misandrous" or "misandristic" can be used as adjective forms of the word.hard 42% an excessive amorousnessan excessive amorousness20%a kind of venereal diseasea kind of venereal disease4%the hatred of womenthe hatred of women33%the hatred of menthe hatred of men42%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 124 answers in 2 languages »people riddles » Play diseases quiz and see all the questions.