5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Thick film
- Chinese liver fluke
- a an abnormal lowering of the white blood cell count
- b inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips
- c sinensis is usually mild and asymptomatic, but can cause fever, diarrhea, epigastric pain, hepatomegaly, anorexia, occasionally jaundice and rarely adenocarcinoma.
- d resembling a wart-like growth
- e Red cells are lysed before staining, and only the white blood cells, platelets, and parasites (if present) are visible. Allow a larger amount of blood to be examined increasing the possibility of detecting light infections. Increased distortion of the parasites makes species identification difficult.
5 Multiple choice questions
- mouth of a protozoan
- a substance that oozes out from animal or plant pores
- One of the segments of a tapeworm, containing both male and female reproductive organs.
- proteins made by the bacteria that will bind to iron
- form usually in the nasal mucosa or the conjunctiva, but also have been reported in the sinuses, larynx.
5 True/False questions
Cyst → a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)
sporogony → The asexual process of spore formation in parasitic sporozoans
Fungicidal activity → specimens are obtained by endoscopic intubation or by the use of the enteric capsule or string test (Entero-Test).
tinea corporis → fungal infection of nonhairy parts of the skin
tinea cruris → fungal infection of nonhairy parts of the skin