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Microbiology Chapter 5 Medical Bacteriology Part 1

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  • 1. 
    What causes toxic shock syndrome?
    • A. 

      S. aureus

    • B. 

      SSS-T

    • C. 

      Tsst-1 toxin

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 2. 
    Which of the is an exfoliative toxin?
    • A. 

      S. aureus

    • B. 

      SSS-T

    • C. 

      Tsst-1 toxin

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is penicillin resistant?
    • A. 

      C. botulinum

    • B. 

      P. acnes

    • C. 

      S. aureus

    • D. 

      C. diphtheria

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    A postivie coagulase test indicates the presences of what?
    • A. 

      Clostridium

    • B. 

      Bacillus

    • C. 

      Streptococcus

    • D. 

      Staphylococcus

    • E. 

      Listeria

  • 5. 
    Optochin tests are used to identify strains of what?
    • A. 

      Clostridium

    • B. 

      Bacillus

    • C. 

      Streptococcus

    • D. 

      Staphylococcus

    • E. 

      Listeria

  • 6. 
    What has the symptom of strawberry tongue?
    • A. 

      Postpartum fever

    • B. 

      Rheumatic fever

    • C. 

      Scarlet fever

    • D. 

      Streptococcal toxic syndrome

    • E. 

      Necrotizing fasciitis

  • 7. 
    What is an infection caused by a deadly strain of group a Streptococcus that attacks the deep layers of tissues?
    • A. 

      Postpartum fever

    • B. 

      Rheumatic fever

    • C. 

      Scarlet fever

    • D. 

      Sreptococcal toxic syndrome

    • E. 

      Necrotizing fasciitis

  • 8. 
    What is the most common type of anthrax?
    • A. 

      Cutaneous infection

    • B. 

      GI tract anthrax

    • C. 

      Inhalation anthrax

    • D. 

      Can not determine

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    What causes rice eating related food poisoning?
    • A. 

      B. anthracis

    • B. 

      B. pertussis

    • C. 

      B. polymyxa

    • D. 

      B. cereus

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    What is the exotoxin that causes certain nervous system irregularities by means of retrograde transmission through neurons to the brain?
    • A. 

      Botulinum neurotoxin

    • B. 

      Tetanospasmin

    • C. 

      Exfoliative toxin

    • D. 

      Heat-stable enterotoxin

    • E. 

      Shiga toxin

  • 11. 
    What bacteria has spores that can be airborne and find their into foods in cans or jars?
    • A. 

      Bacillus

    • B. 

      Clostridium

    • C. 

      Listeria

    • D. 

      Micrococcus

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    What causes clostridial myonecrosis that destroys muscular tissues?
    • A. 

      C. jejuni

    • B. 

      C. difficile

    • C. 

      C. botulinum

    • D. 

      C. perfringens

    • E. 

      C. tetani

  • 13. 
    What type of organism that grows on and derives nourishment from dead or decaying organic matter?
    • A. 

      Facultative anaerobes

    • B. 

      Strict aerobes

    • C. 

      Opportunistic pathogen

    • D. 

      Saprophyte

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      M. luteus

    • B. 

      P. granulosum

    • C. 

      M. morganella

    • D. 

      Lactobacillus

    • E. 

      L. ivanovii

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an alpha-haemolytic bacteria?
    • A. 

      S. aureus

    • B. 

      S. pyogenes

    • C. 

      S. pneumoniae

    • D. 

      S. dysenteriae

    • E. 

      S. epidermis

  • 16. 
    What is useful in antibiotic production?
    • A. 

      B. cereus

    • B. 

      B. pertussis

    • C. 

      B. anthracis

    • D. 

      B. burgdorferi

    • E. 

      B. polymyxa

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is located in the GI tract of children and can cause watery diarrhea?
    • A. 

      C. tetani

    • B. 

      C. perfringens

    • C. 

      C. diptheria

    • D. 

      C. difficile

    • E. 

      C.botulinum

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is associated with acne vulgaris?
    • A. 

      P. granulosum

    • B. 

      P. acnes

    • C. 

      S. epidermis

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    What are pregnant women more likely to have than other healthy adults?
    • A. 

      Salmonellosis

    • B. 

      Yersiniosis

    • C. 

      Listeriosis

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    What can ferment glucose into lactose?
    • A. 

      Bacillus

    • B. 

      Lactobacillus

    • C. 

      Micrococcus

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      B and C