5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Fungicidal activity
- Olecranon bursitis
- lung fluke
- a a spore contained in an ascus or that was produced inside an ascus. This kind of spore is specific to fungi classified as ascomycetes (Ascomycota).
- b leukopenia in which the decrease is primarily in number of neutrophils (the chief phagocytic leukocyte)
- c results from the bursa surrounding the elbow, and infection is started by trauma to the area. Symptoms don't start for weeks and can cause hardening of the bursa, tenderness, and erythema.
- d kills an organism in vitro or in vivo (minimum fungicidal concentration).
- e P. westermani causes fever, cough, and increased sputum and can destroy lung tissue. It can spread to the brain and spinal cord causing severe neurologic disease.
5 Multiple choice questions
- loss of hair (especially on the head) or loss of wool or feathers
- a substance (a virus or toxin or immune serum) that is introduced into the body to produce or increase immunity to a particular disease
- infect humans, transmitted human to human. Lead to chronic infections that are difficult to cure
- the active, motile feeding stage of a sporozoan parasite.
- fungal infection of nonhairy parts of the skin
5 True/False questions
Cyst → detection or concentration using the sedimentation centrifugation technique
hypokalemia → abnormally low level of potassium in the circulating blood leading to weakness and heart abnormalities
Chinese liver fluke → sinensis is usually mild and asymptomatic, but can cause fever, diarrhea, epigastric pain, hepatomegaly, anorexia, occasionally jaundice and rarely adenocarcinoma.
chagoma → swelling resembling a tumor that appears at the site of infection in Chagas' disease
eosinophilia → widely recognized as a useful indicator of parasitic disease, this phenomenon is characteristic only of helminthic infection and even in these cases is frequently absent.