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WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON INFECTIONS FOR STAPHYLCOCCUS AUREUS? **SKIN ABSCESS** IMPETIGO, SCALDED SKIN SYNDROME, FOOD POISONING, NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION, TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME
WHAT IS ANOTHER NAME FOR PERTUSSIS? WHOOPING COUGH
WHAT IS CORYNEBACTERIUM DIPTHERIAE THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF? DIPTHERIA & CUTANEOUS DIPTHERIA
NAME 3 CHARACTERISTICS OF MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIA NO BACTERIA CELL WALL, AMONG SMALLEST LIVING OF THE FREE LIVING BACTERIA, PLEOMORPHIC
NAME SPORE-FORMING BACILLI CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM, CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS, CLOSTRIDIUM TETANI, BACILLUS ANTHRACIS
WHAT CHARACTERISTICS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH ASIATIC CHOLERA? AFFECTS SMALL INTESTINE,SPIRAL SHAPED, COMMA OR CURVED, DIARRHEA, VOMITTING,RAPID DEHYDRATION
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF ASIATIC CHOLERA? VIBRIO CHOLERAE
ALTERNATE NAME FOR STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIA PNEUMOCOCCUS OR PNEUMOCOCCAL MENINGITIS
ALTERNATE NAME FOR NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE GONOCOCCUS
ALTERNATE NAME FOR NEISSERIA MENINGITIS MENINGOCOCCUS OR EPIDEMIC MENINGITIS
ALTERNATE NAME FOR STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES BETA-HEMOLYTIC GROUP A
ALTERNATE NAME FOR KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIA LOBAR PNEUMONIA
ALTERNATE NAME FOR FRANCISELLA TULARENSIS RABBIT FEVER, LAWNMOWER DISEASE, DEERFLY FEVER
ALTERNATE NAME FOR LEGIONELLA PNEUMOPHILA LEGIONNAIRE'S DISEASE, PONTIAC FEVER OR LEGIONELLOSIS
ALTERNATE NAME FOR MYCOBATERIUM LEPRAE LEPROSY OR HANSEN'S DISEASE
ALTERNATE NAME FOR HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZA BACTERIAL INFLUENZAL MENINGITIS
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR BACTERIAL INFLUENZAL MENINGITIS? HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE
WHAT IS A HIGH RISK ASSOCIATED WITH MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS? AIRBORNE TRANSMISSION
Rickettsia prowazekii IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? EPIDEMIC TYPHUS AKA LOUSE BORNE TYPHUS
RICKETTSIA PROWAZEKII IS AN EXAMPLE OF WHAT TYPE OF PARASITE? OBLIGATE INTRACELLULAR PARASITE
ALTERNATE NAME FOR CLOSTRIDIUM TETANI LOCK JAW
ALTERNATE NAME FOR LEPTOSPIRA INTERROGANS WEIL'S DISEASE OR SEWER MAN'S FLU OR INFECTIOUS JAUNDICE OR SWINE HERD'S JAUNDICE OR LEPTOSPIROSIS
WHAT IS THE ARTHROPOD VECTOR FOR RICKETTSIA TYPHI? FLEA
WHAT IS THE ARTHROPOD VECTOR FOR RICKETTSIA RICKETSII? A WOOD OR DOG TICK
WHAT ILLNESSES ARE CAUSED BY SHIGELLA DYSENTERIA? FOODBORNE DISEASES
WHICH ORGANISM PRODUCES A NEUROTOXIN THAT CAUSES RIGID PARALYSIS? CLOSTRIDIUM TETANI
WHICH ORGANISM PRODUCES A NEUROTOXIN THAT CAUSES FLACCID PARALYSIS? CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM
WHAT SHAPE IS THE BACTERIA THAT CAUSES SYPHILLIS? SPIRAL SHAPED; SPIROCHETE
ANOTHER NAME FOR TICKBORNE TYPHUS ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED FEVER
WHAT IS MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR Q FEVER TO THE HUMAN HOST? INDIRECT CONTACT-AIRBORNE; DELIVERING CALVES, BY INSECT, OR CONTAMINATED MEAT
CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE GONORRHOEAE
YERSINIA PESTIS IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? THE PLAGUES: BUBONIC PLAGUE, SEPTICEMIC PLAGUE, AND PNEUMONIC PLAGUE
M. AVIUM IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? OPPORTUNISTIC FORM OF TB IN AIDS'S PATIENTS
C. TRACHOMATIS IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? PELVICE INFLAMMATORY DISEASE, INCLUSION CONJUNCTIVITIS, TRACHOMA, REITERS SYNDROME,
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR S. TYPHI? INDIRECT CONTACT; FECAL ORAL
WHAT DISEASE IS S. TYPHI THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR? TYPHOID FEVER
C. PSITTACI IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? PSITTACOSIS, PARROT FEVER, ORNITHOSIS
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR TRAVELLER'S DIARRHEA AND HEMORRHAGIC COLITIS? ESCHERICHIA COLI (E. COLI)
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON CAUSE OF TISSUE GAS FORMATION? CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS
WHAT BACTERIA HAS THE ABILITY TO TRANSLOCATE TO THE LUNGS? KLEBSIELLA PNEMONIAE
WHAT IS AN ADVANCED CASE OF LEPTOSPIROSIS CALLED? WEIL'S DISEASE
GUILLIAN-BARRE IS A RARE COMPLICATION OF INFECTIONS CAUSE BY WHAT BACTERIA? CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI
B. BURGDORFERI IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT DISEASE? LYME DISEASE
P. MIRABILIS CAN BE A COMMON CAUSE FOR WHAT DISEASE? SECONDARY INFECTION OF BURN WOUNDS (SMELLS LIKE BURNT CHOCOLATE)
WHAT IS A CHARACTERISTIC OF THE WOUNDS CAUSED BY P. AERUGINOSA? BURN WOUNDS- BLUE GREEN PUS
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF A GRAYISH PSEUDOMEMBRANE AT THE SITE OF THE INFECTION? CORYNEBACTERIUM DIPTHERIA
WHAT CAUSATIVE AGENT ARE TUBERCLES ASSOCIATED WITH? MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS
TRUE OR FALSE: MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIA IS PLEOMORPHIC TRUE
WHAT KIND OF CONTACT IS THE BUBONIC PLAGUE TRANSMITTED THROUGH? INDIRECT CONTACT (INSECT VECTOR)
WHAT LESIONS ARE ASSOCIATED WITH SYPHILIS? PRIMARY SYPHILIS-CHANCRE (SMALL HARD ULCER) TERTIARY SYPHILIS-GUMMAS (RUBBER LIKE)
WHICH PATHOGEN IS REITER'S SYNDROME MOST COMMONLY ASSOCIATED WITH? CHYLADMYDIA TRACHOMATIS
WHAT IS THE MOST VIRULENT STRAIN OF SHIGELLA? SHIGELLOSIS (BACILLARY DYSENTARY)
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR SHIGELLA DYSENTERIAE? INDIRECTLY (FECAL ORAL)
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF FOOD-BOURNE BOTULISM, INFANT BOTULISM, AND WOUND BOTULISM? CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR PARROT FEVER? INDIRECT (AIRBORNE)
WHAT IS ANOTHER NAME FOR ERYSIPELAS? ST. ANTHONY'S FIRE
WHAT IS THE PORTAL OF EXIT/ENTRY FOR TULAREMIA? THROUGH BROKEN SKIN, RESPIRATORY TRACT, OR GI TRACT
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR LEGIONNAIRE'S DISEASE? INDIRECT CONTACT (AIRBORNE)
WOOL SORTER'S DISEASE IS THE PNEUMONIC FORM OF THIS PATHOGEN BACILLUS ANTHRACIS
LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES GROWS BEST AT WHAT TEMPERATURE? -10 to 20°C (PSYCHROPHILE)
HOW IS R. TYPHI TRANSMITTED? BY A BIOLOGICAL VECTOR
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR N. MENIGITIDIS? DIRECT CONTACT (DROPLET)
WHAT IS A CHARACTERISTIC OF MYCOBACTERIUM? IT HAS A HIGH LIPID CONTENT TO THE CELL WALL
WHAT TYPE OF DISEASE IS L. INTERROGANS? ZOONOTIC
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI GI TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR RICKETTSIA RICKETTSII BROKEN SKIN (INSECT BITE)
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR MYCOPLASMA PNEUMONIA RESPIRATORY TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR HAEMOPHILIS INFLUENZAE RESPIRATORY TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR BORDATELLA PERTUSSIS RESPIRATORY TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR NEISSERIA GONNORHOEAE GENITOURINARY TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES PLACENTA AND GI TRACT
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR CLOSTRIDIUM BOTULINUM GI TRACT AND BROKEN SKIN
PORTAL OF ENTRY/EXIT FOR COXIELLA BURNETTI (Q FEVER) RESPIRATORY TRACT, BROKEN SKIN, OR GI TRACT
COXIELLA BURNETTI IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF WHAT DISEASE? Q FEVER
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR ESCHERICHIA COLI (E. COLI) PILI/FIMBRIAE & TOXINS
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE? PILI/FIMBRIAE & ENDOTOXINS
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIA? CAPSULE
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS? SPORE FORMING, EXOTOXINS & ENZYMES
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR PROTEUS MIRABILIS? PILI, FLAGELLA, ENZYME
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR BACILLUS ANTHRACIS? SPORE FORMING, CAPSULE, EXOTOXINS
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE? CAPSULE
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA? RESISTANT TO ANTIBIOTIC THERAPIES
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES? TOXINS & ENZYMES
WHICH ENTERIC BACILLI CAUSES LOBAR PNEUMONIA (HOSPITAL ACQUIRED PNEUMONIA)? KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIAE
WHICH ORGANISM CAUSES SECONDARY INFECTIONS OF WOUNDS, URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS, AND GASTROENTERITIS? PROTEUS MIRABILIS
WHAT 3 DISEASES DOES THE DTP VACCINE PROVIDE PROTECTION AGAINST? PERTUSSIS, TETANUS, AND DIPTHERIA
WHAT IS SCALDED SKIN SYNDROME AND TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME CAUSED BY? STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
B. PERTUSSIS IS TRANSMITTED PRIMARILY BY WHAT KIND OF TRANSMISSION? DIRECT CONTACT (DROPLET)
SCARLET FEVER AND RHEUMATIC FEVER ARE CAUSED BY WHICH CAUSATIVE AGENT? STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES
WHAT ARE 2 SIGNS ASSOCIATED WITH EPIDEMIC TYPHUS? FEVER AND SKIN RASH
WHAT IS THE MOST COMMON MODE OF TRANSMISSION FOR S. PNEUMONIA? DIRECT CONTACT (DROPLET)
ALONG WITH GI INFECTIONS, E. COLI IS ALSO A CAUSATIVE AGENT FOR WHAT KIND OF INFECTIONS? UTI'S
WHAT IS THE INSECT VECTOR FOR THE BUBONIC PLAGUE? RAT FLEA
WHAT IS THE PRIMARY VIRULENCE FACTOR FOR K. PNEUMONIAE? CAPSULE
RICKETTSIA AND CHLAMYDIA ARE BOTH WHAT KIND OF PARASITES? OBLIGATE INTRACELLULAR PARASITES
WHAT IS THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF NGU (NONGONOCOCCAL URETHRITIS) OR NSU (NONSPECIFIC URETHRITIS)? CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS
ALONG WITH GAS GANGRENE AND TISSUE GAS FORMATION, C. PERFRINGENS IS ALSO A COMMON CAUSE OF WHAT DISEASE? FOOD POISONING
TRUE/FALSE TETANUS IS AN EXAMPLE OF A NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE TRUE
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