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Microbiology Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 22 :

Microbial Diseases of the Nervous System

Quiz 22 :

Microbial Diseases of the Nervous System

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Which of the following is treated with antibiotics?
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The prodromal symptom(s) of bacterial meningitis is/are
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Bacterial encephalitis and meningitis are difficult to treat because
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Which of the following statements about rabies is FALSE?
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The most effective control of mosquito- borne disease is
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Microscopic examination of cerebrospinal fluid reveals gram- positive rods. What is the organism?
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Initial treatment for tetanus in an unimmunized person with a puncture wound is
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Arboviruses cause and are transmitted by .
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All of the following are associated with botulism outbreaks EXCEPT
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All of the following organisms are transmitted via the respiratory route EXCEPT
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All of the following are true of M. leprae EXCEPT
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The symptoms of tetanus are due to
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Each of the following is caused by prions EXCEPT
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Which of the following statements about Neisseria meningitis is FALSE?
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A pathologist detects Negri bodies while examining a brain section taken at autopsy. What was the cause of death?
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On June 30, a 47- year- old man was hospitalized with dizziness, blurred vision, slurred speech, difficulty swallowing, and nausea. Examination revealed facial paralysis. The patient had partially healed superficial knee wounds incurred while laying cement. He reported eating home- canned green beans and stew containing roast beef and potatoes 24 hours before onset of symptoms. The patient should be treated with
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Which one of the following causes the most severe illness in humans, with a mortality rate of 30 percent?
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All of the following are true regarding African trypanosomiasis EXCEPT
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All of the following are acquired by ingestion EXCEPT
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Which of the following is a free- living amoeba that can cause encephalitis?
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