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Quiz 47 :

Microbiology and Disease

Quiz 47 :

Microbiology and Disease

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Beneficial bacteria found in the body that perform functions such as producing vitamins are called ____.
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B

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Which of the following refers to the study of microorganisms?
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B

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The respiratory disease that causes fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches, and fatigue, and is spread by airborne transmission is ____.
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C

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An example of a subcellular microorganism is a ___.
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Which of the following are characteristics of prokaryotic cells?
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A microorganism capable of causing disease is a ____.
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The viral infection that affects the salivary glands, causing fever, headache, and inflammation of the glands is ____.
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Which of the following is characteristic of a subcellular microorganism?
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Which classification of microorganisms contains protozoans, fungi, and parasites?
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A complication of a strep infection manifested by inflammation of the heart tissue is ____.
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Three-year-old Tyler's parents report that he has had a runny nose and a mild cough for the last several days. They brought him to the clinic because the coughing has become "terrible" during the past 24 hours. While getting the history from the parents, you notice a "whoop" sound as Tyler inhales after a severe coughing spell. Which of the following diseases is the most probable cause of Tyler's cough?
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Amy is a 9-year-old patient who has a high fever, headache, and an itchy rash. Although Amy usually has a good appetite, her mother says she has not been hungry for the last few days. The rash is starting to blister. Which of the following diseases might you suspect?
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Which of the following is a frequent cause of bacterial infections, including epiglottitis and pneumonia, in infants and young children in the United States?
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An acute, often fatal, infectious bacterial disease caused by the introduction of pathogenic spores, which enter the body through a contaminated puncture wound, is____.
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Mononucleosis is caused by ____.
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Which of the following is characteristic of resident normal flora?
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Which of the following are characteristics of eukaryotic cells?
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Which of the following can weaken the body's ability to fight infection?
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Which of the following is an example of a microorganism that is classified a prokaryotic cell?
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In which condition does a pseudomembrane cover the tonsils, throat, and nose, causing respiratory obstruction?
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