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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- tinea corporis
- a fungal infection of nonhairy parts of the skin
- b watery diarrhea without blood.
- c inflammation of the uvea of the eye
- d asexually reproductive process of apicomplexa. After infecting a host cell, a trophozoite increases in size while repeatedly replicating its nucleus and other organelles.
- e Thickened, white, leathery-looking spots on the inside of the mouth that can develop into oral cancer
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- specimens consist of scraped or aspirated material from the mucosal surface (at least six areas should be sampled).
- an intense itching sensation that can have various causes (as by allergies or infection or lymphoma or jaundice etc.)
- The asexual process of spore formation in parasitic sporozoans
- Uses laboratory-raised arthropod vectors to detect low levels of parasites in infected individuals. Uninfected arthropod feeds on an individual suspected of having the disease and is then dissected and examined microscopically for evidence of the parasite.
- asexual reproduction by multiple fission
5 True/False Questions
Fungicidal activity → kills an organism in vitro or in vivo (minimum fungicidal concentration).
chagoma → swelling resembling a tumor that appears at the site of infection in Chagas' disease
tinea unguium → groin, fungal infection of the groin (most common in men)
infarctive → area of tissue that undergoes necrosis as a result of obstruction of local blood supply, as by a thrombus or an embolus
proglottids → an intense itching sensation that can have various causes (as by allergies or infection or lymphoma or jaundice etc.)