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Microbes Quiz 1

Zika virus, also can cause microcephaly in newborns; virus; skin, in utero, urogenital Zika virus
West Nile Encephalitis (WNE); virus; skin West Nile virus
Ebola Virus Disease; virus; skin, urogenital Ebola virus
Anthrax; bacteria; skin Bacillus anthracis
Hansen's disease (Leprosy); bacteria; skin, resp. tract Mycobacterium leprae
plague (pneumonic, septicemic, and bubonic); bacteria; skin Yersinia pestis
chickenpox; virus; skin, resp. tract Varicella-Zoster virus a (VZV)
shingles; virus; skin Varicella-Zoster virus b
Pertussis (whooping cough); bacteria; resp. tract Bordetella pertussis
tularemia (rabbit fever, deer fly fever); bacteria; skin, resp. tract, digestive Francisella tularnesis
Meningococcal meningitis; bacteria; resp. tract Neisseria meningitidis
diphtheria; bacteria; resp. tract Corynebacterium diphtheriae
Haemophilus influenza (Hib); bacteria; resp. tract Haemophilus influenza
tuberculosis; bacteria; resp. tract Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Legionnaires’ disease (serious), Pontiac fever (milder); bacteria; resp. tract Legionella pneumophila
pneumonia; bacteria; resp. tract Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Pneumococcal disease; bacteria; resp. tract Streptococcus pneumoniae
Botulism; bacteria; digestive Clostridium botulinum
C-diff, C-diff Colitis; bacteria; digestive Clostridium difficile
tetanus; bacteria; skin Clostridium tetani
dental caries; bacteria; digestive Streptococcus mutans
ETEC, E. coli, Diarrheagenic E. coli; bacteria; digestive Escherichia coli
E. coli 0157; bacteria; digestive Escherichia coli b. EHEC 0157:H7
Salmonella, salmonellosis; bacteria; digestive Salmonella species
Typhoid fever; bacteria; digestive Salmonella typhi
C. perfringens food poisoning; bacteria; digestive Clostridium perfringens
Cholera; bacteria; digestive Vibrio cholerae
Campylobacteriosis; bacteria; digestive Campylobacter species
Crypto; protozoa; digestive Cryptosporidium species
C. neoformans infection; fungus; resp. tract Cryptococcus neoformans
Amebiasis, Amoebic dysentery; protozoa; digestive Entamoeba histolytica
Candidiasis, yeast infection, thrush (oral); fungus; urogenital, digestive Candida albicans
Giardia, Giardiasis, Beaver fever; protozoa; digestive Giardia lamblia
Malaria; protozoa; skin Plasmodium species
Toxoplasmosis; protozoa; resp. tract Toxoplasma gondii
Trichomoniasis, trich; protozoa; urogenital Trichomonas vaginalis
Histoplasmosis; fungus; resp. tract Histoplasma capsulatum
CC-Cryptococcus neoformans C-Candida H-Histoplasma capsulatum fungus
C-Cryptosporidium E-Entamoeba histolytica G-Giardia lamblia P-Plasmodium T-Toxoplasma gondii T-Trichomonas vaginalis protozoa
Created by: nurse savage