Clostridium

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  • 1. 
    Clostridium spp. cause disease by producing endotoxins
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    All strains of C. perfringens produce Alpha toxin
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Type C strains of C. perfringens produce which toxins?
    • A. 

      Alpha only

    • B. 

      Alpha and Beta

    • C. 

      Beta only

    • D. 

      Beta and epsilon

    • E. 

      Just epsilon

  • 4. 
    Type D strains of C. perfringens produce which toxins?
    • A. 

      Alpha and Beta

    • B. 

      Alpha and Epsilon

    • C. 

      Just epsilon

    • D. 

      Beta and Epsilon

  • 5. 
    C. perfringens type B is found commonly in the USA
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Presence of spores in a fecal sample is indicative of CPAD in dogs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Overeating disease of sheep is caused by which strain of C. perfringens?
    • A. 

      Type A

    • B. 

      Type B

    • C. 

      Type C

    • D. 

      Type D

  • 8. 
    Infectious Necrotic Hepatitis is caused by what organism?
  • 9. 
    Black disease of sheep can be triggered by migration of Fasciola hepatica
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What is another name for Bacillary hemoglobinuria?
  • 11. 
    What is the etiologic agent for Red water disease?
  • 12. 
    Which organism is responsible for weanling diarrhea of rabbits and antibiotic associated enteritis in adult rabbits?
  • 13. 
    What is the etiologic agent of Tyzzer's disease?
  • 14. 
    What foal age group is normally associated with Tyzzer's disease?
    • A. 

      1-6 weeks

    • B. 

      1-6 months

    • C. 

      1-6 years

  • 15. 
    Clostridium spp are zoonotic
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    You give an IM injection of Banamine to a horse which later develops an infection at the wound site. Which organism is probably responsible?
  • 17. 
    What is another name for Braxy?
  • 18. 
    Ingestion of frozen or poor quality feed can lead to Braxy
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    What organism is the etiologic agent for Braxy?
  • 20. 
    What is the etiologic agent of Struck?
    • A. 

      C. septicum

    • B. 

      C. perfringens type C

    • C. 

      C. novyi Type B

    • D. 

      C. novyi Type D

  • 21. 
    What is the etiologic agent of Pulpy Kidney?
    • A. 

      C. septicum

    • B. 

      C. perfringens Type D

    • C. 

      C. chauvoei

    • D. 

      C. perfringens Type C

  • 22. 
    What is the etiologic agent of Black Leg?
    • A. 

      C. septicum

    • B. 

      C. chauvoei

    • C. 

      C. perfringens Type C

    • D. 

      C. perfringens Type D

  • 23. 
    What is the etiologic agent of Big Head?
    • A. 

      C. novyi Type D

    • B. 

      C. novyi Type B

    • C. 

      C. perfringens

    • D. 

      C. septicum

  • 24. 
    Why do the British name diseases by the symptoms they cause?
    • A. 

      They have poor oral hygiene which affects their ability to use latin

    • B. 

      They are still sore about the revolution and use it to get back at us

    • C. 

      It's fun to say things like "My sheep has pulpy kidney"

    • D. 

      A better question is, how do you pronounce "Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch". It's real. Look it up.

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