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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- tinea pedis
- a malignant tumor originating in glandular epithelium
- b fungal infection of the feet
- c having no hair or similar growth
- d mouth of a protozoan
- e abnormally low level of potassium in the circulating blood leading to weakness and heart abnormalities
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a fungal infection of the scalp. It is also called ringworm of the scalp.
- The segmented main body part of the adult tapeworm.
- snail fever, an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma
- a substance that oozes out from animal or plant pores
- detection or concentration using the sedimentation centrifugation technique
5 True/False Questions
Sputum → specimen should be a deep sputum rather than primarily saliva
excystation → principal membrane sterol of fungi; a plant sterol that is converted into vitamin D by ultraviolet radiation
parasitophorous vacuole → 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).
glucan → detection or concentration using the sedimentation centrifugation technique
Xenodiagnosis → black grain; Having a dark color, usually olive, gray, or black, as some fungi.