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Parasitology Test 1

31 Questions  I  By Animaldoc2013
Parasitology Test 1
Quiz covering most of the topics for test 1. Some of the questions have more than one correct answer.

  
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1.  This rabbit probably is infested with _________ _________.
2.  Melarsomine is used to treat what parasite?
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  This wombat was likely diagnosed using which method?
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  A pregnant woman can become infected with T. gondii by which of the following?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
5.  Pork is the number one meat in the USA that contains Trichinella
A.
B.
6.  On your way to work you notice this in your yard. Besides more conscientious owners, what does this dog need?
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  Fenbendazole treats which parasites?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
8.  Composting dog feces will kill any viable eggs.
A.
B.
9.  Sulfonamides are coccidiostats that can be used in dogs.
A.
B.
10.  Jurassic Park is no longer just science fiction. You are the very first veterinarian ever to perform a fecal on a triceratops, how lucky! You find this parasite on the fecal and decide the best drug to use would be:
A.
B.
C.
D.
11.  Your cousin won a goldfish at the state fair and wants to put it in your prized African cichlid tank. This would not be a good idea because it is likely infected with:
A.
B.
C.
D.
12.  This parasite makes it a bad idea to eat raw or undercooked fish
A.
B.
C.
D.
13.  Doxycyline is used as an adjunct heartworm therapy because:
A.
B.
C.
D.
14.  Clinical toxoplasmosis is fairly common
A.
B.
15.  The only reason a client could be immunocompromised is because of HIV/AIDS infection.
A.
B.
16.  Starting refugia is a new goal of parasite control in large animals
A.
B.
17.  Ponazuril is a coccidiostatic medication
A.
B.
18.  ______ ___________, also known as frounce, is a disease of pigeons and birds of prey. It forms cheesy plaques on muscosal surfaces in the mouth, esophagus and crop.
19.  Your client wants to start breeding Chischnachsunds because "They are so cute and tiny! And I will be rich!". She wants to make sure the puppies are born worm free, which wormer would you prescribe?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
20.  These worms can be treated with pyrantel.
A.
B.
21.  Humans can get scabies from their dogs.
A.
B.
22.  There are a variety of ways to control parasites in large animals, without constant deworming. These include:
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
F.
23.  The heartworm infection rate of cats is what percentage that of dogs?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
24.  Most animal strains of Giardia are zoonotic
A.
B.
25.  Feline heartworm infection can be treated with melarsomine.
A.
B.
26.  You find this parasite in the fecal of a dog. Which treatment should you use?
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
27.  Cats can develop HARD syndrome when infected with heartworms. This acronym stands for _______ ________ _________ ________.
28.  Co-grazing mixed species reduces parasite load due to the ________ _____.
29.    You find these worms on the fecal of an 8 week old puppy. Which de-wormer should you use to treat him?
A.
B.
C.
D.
30.  Toxoplasma gondii does not infect birds
A.
B.
31.  It would be perfectly ok to treat the animal this parasite was found in with a 5x dosage of Praziquantel for two days.
A.
B.
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