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Nephrology Board Review Sample Question 1

A 76-year-old female with chronic kidney disease has recurrent gout flares. She is also being treated for hypertension with HCTZ, hyperlipidemia with Lipitor and heart failure. What would be the appropriate treatment regimen?

  • AProbenecid and stopping Hydrochlorothiazide
  • BAllopurinol and stopping Hydrochlorothiazide
  • CAllopurinol and continuing Hydrochlorothiazide
  • DPegloticase and stopping Hydrochlorothiazide
  • EColchicine and continuing Lipitor
Nephrology Board Review Sample Question 2

A 75-year-old male with Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus comes to the clinic to establish care. You calculate his glomerular filtration rate to be 37. According to the Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative (KDOQI), in what stage of chronic kidney disease is he?

  • AStage 1
  • BStage 2
  • CStage 3
  • DStage 4
  • EStage 5


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