Leptospirosis

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Infection Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the reservoir for Leptospirosis?
  • 2. 
    Bovines and Ovines are reservoirs for which Lepto serovar?
  • 3. 
    Lepto can be spread transplacentally
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which lasts longer, leptospiremia or leptospiruria?
    • A. 

      Leptospiruria

    • B. 

      Leptrospiremia

  • 5. 
    Which serovar is the major cause of disease in cattle?
  • 6. 
    Last trimester abortions are common with L. pomona
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    L. hardjo causes early pregnancy abortions
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    L. hardjo causes agalactia in cattle
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    L. pomona causes what fatal disease in young cattle?
  • 10. 
    Porcine leptospirosis is caused by what serovar?
  • 11. 
    What is a common sign of porcine leptospirosis?
    • A. 

      Acute disease

    • B. 

      Abortion during last 2-4 weeks of gestation

    • C. 

      Intravascular hemolysis

    • D. 

      Acute death

  • 12. 
    In horses, L. pomona causes what disease?
  • 13. 
    Equine Recurrent Uveitis is also known as moon blindness
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which serovar(s) cause liver damage in canines?
    • A. 

      L. pomona

    • B. 

      L. icterohemorrhagiae

    • C. 

      L. canicola

    • D. 

      L. grippotyphosa

  • 15. 
    Serology is the most common way to diagnose leptospirosis
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Why are dogs given Doxycyline for lepto?
    • A. 

      To eliminate shedding

    • B. 

      To eliminate leptospiremia

    • C. 

      To prevent carrier state

  • 17. 
    Weil's Disease is leptospirosis in humans
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False