5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- lung fluke
- a the active, motile feeding stage of a sporozoan parasite.
- b 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.
- c 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).
- d of tumors EX. slow to heal or develop and usually painless; "an indolent ulcer"; "leprosy is an indolent infectious disease"
- e One of the segments of a tapeworm, containing both male and female reproductive organs.
5 Multiple choice questions
- snail fever, an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma
- a molecule that is a polysaccharide of glucose monomers linked by bonds; cellulose, glycogen and starch are examples
- fungal infection of the face and neck
- is the free swimming, ciliated larva which emerges from the trematode egg and swims about in search for the first intermediate host (eg. snail)
- presence of a fungal growth in the blood stream
5 True/False questions
Anthrophilic → infect humans, transmitted human to human. Lead to chronic infections that are difficult to cure
Geophilics → ensures penetration and concentration into fatty tissues and purulent exudates, penetrates poorly into the central nervous system
Animal inoculation → watery diarrhea without blood.
enterocolitis → inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips
Urogenital Specimens → fungal infection of the feet