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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. DTH
  2. tuberculoid
  3. vaccine
  4. photochromogens
  5. armadillos
  1. a the .. for TB is the most widely used ... in the entire world, but it is not a great ... because it protects against TB during infancy only, plus it left similar scar to that of smallpox vaccine
  2. b ... are a reservoir for M . leprae in the wild an dmay transmit the infection to humans
  3. c in ... mycobacterium infections with M. leprae we see single lesions, nerve and skin damage, paucibacillary, that is not highly contagious, and is due to an overly robust immune system response
  4. d the ... (aka skin response to TB antigen) occurs 2 weeks after infection
  5. e ... are pigments produced by the mycobacteria, that when exposed to light will change color due to the production of carotenoids

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. in the U.S. .... infects 2 million people, 25,000 will become sick and 2000 will die
  2. in ... mycobacterium infections with M. leprae, we see multiple lesions, destructive tissue damage, multibacillary (ie bacteriema), and it is contagious due to a lack of a response by immune system (weak immune system)
  3. ... TB is TB in which patient is clinically ill (ie chest x-ray shows infection), that can be infectious
  4. for an active TB infection in adults uses ... drugs
  5. M tb. inhibits apoptosis in favor of ....

5 True/False questions

  1. herdrepeat .... boost the immune response, they do not create false positives

          

  2. amoeba.... in well water could also serve as a reservoir of M. leprae

          

  3. M. leprae.. is a type of mycobacteria that is the agent of leprosy

          

  4. mycobacteria... TB is TB in which patient is clinically ill (ie chest x-ray shows infection), that can be infectious

          

  5. activeif a person has a positve PPD or IGRA, and any abnormal exam findings, history or chest x-ray, could have an ... case of TB and could be contagious