Micro Final Jepoardy Quiz
What does Folliculitis cause?
Inflammation of the hair follicles.
What is Herpes Simplex 1?
A virus that can be transmitted orally via the respiratory route and will remain latent in the Trigeminal nerve.
What type of bacteria causes the most common skin problems?
What is Variola Virus?
a virus that is very serious and contracted via respiratory route, causes skin lesions.
What is Cutaneous Mycoses caused by?
Dermatophytes, they metabolize keratin.
What is Hemophilus Influenzae?
A Gram Negative bacteria that is the cause of meningitis.
What is Clostridium Tetani?
A Gram Positive obligate anerobe, that causes Tetanus.
What is the virus that multiplies in skeletal muscles?
What is the disease transmitted by the Tsete fly?
Types of leprosy that grows in the peripheral nerves and the skin cells.
Tubculoid and Lepromatus
What is Septic Shock caused by?
Low blood pressure and organ failure.
What is the action of ecoli, proteus, psedo and enterobacter?
endotoxins that cause blood pressure to drop and patient to turn septic.
What is Clostridum Perfringenes?
a Gram Positive endospore forming an anerobic rod that grows necrotic tissues.
What is EBV?
Herpes Virus #4
-Causes fever, sore throat, swollen lymph nodes and is associated with cancer.
What disease is caused by a plasmodium species?
What disease can live in dry sputum for many months?
What organism is responsible for Whooping Cough?
What are characteristics of Streptoccocus Pnemoniae?
Gram Positive encapsulated diplococci that causes pneumonia.
The influenza virus evades the body by these two defenses...
Antigenic Shift and Drift
What is the virus that causes severe coughing and is very common in infants?
What is the microbe that is found in meat and poultry and also causes severe abdominal pain and diarrhea?
What is the STD that attaches to the oral, eyes, rectum, urethra, cervix, and external genitals?
What disease causes asymptomatic symptoms in Females?
What disease causes males to have pus discharge from genitals?
What disease causes stomach ulcers and is normally treated with antibiotics?
What helminth lives in the intestines and has a larval stage in the lungs?
What microbe is common in causing pyelonephritis and cystitis?