Trematodes And Cestodes Quiz

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Trematodes And Cestodes Quiz

Trematodes and cestodes quiz


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  • 1. 
    What is the best way to control cestode parasite problems?
  • 2. 
    2 advantages of a fecal smear are:
  • 3. 
    List 4 negative effects that parasites can have on their host.
  • 4. 
    Define prepatent period.
  • 5. 
    What are the 3 rules for safe handling of feces?
  • 6. 
    What are the 6 aspects of a gross fecal exam?
  • 7. 
    What are 2 disadvantages of a direct fecal smear?
  • 8. 
    Antihelmintics are used to treat what type of infection/infestation?
    • A. 

      Fleas and Ticks

    • B. 

      Protozoans

    • C. 

      Insects

    • D. 

      Cesodes and trematodes

  • 9. 
    The common name for Fasciola hepatica is...
    • A. 

      Liver fluke

    • B. 

      Lung fluke

    • C. 

      Lizard-poisoning fluke

    • D. 

      Bladder worm

  • 10. 
    The first IH of flukes is a
  • 11. 
    How would a dog become infected with Taenia pisiformis?
    • A. 

      Ingesting the eggs

    • B. 

      Ingesting raw salmon

    • C. 

      Ingesting infected rabbit

    • D. 

      Direct penetration of skin

  • 12. 
    The               sp. has a Zoonotic parasite which can cause hydatid cyst disease in humans.
  • 13. 
    Anoplocephala perfoliata causes obstruction and ulceration of the intestinal tract of -------------
  • 14. 
    Dipyllidium caninum is commonly known as the ------------
  • 15. 
    This is commonly know as the Broad fish tapeworm.
    • A. 

      Dipyllidium caninum

    • B. 

      Vampirolepis nana

    • C. 

      Diphyllobothrium latum

    • D. 

      Taenia solium

  • 16. 
    The first intermediate host of the flea tapeworm is a ----------. It contains the life stage known as a/an -----------.
  • 17. 
    A dog acquires Paragonimus kelicotti infection by ingesting
    • A. 

      Infected frogs

    • B. 

      Ova

    • C. 

      Infected snakes

    • D. 

      Infected crayfish

  • 18. 
    The head of a tapeworm is called a ------------ and the chain of progressively maturing proglottids is called a ----------------.
  • 19. 
    Which hatches from the egg of a pseudophyllidean?
    • A. 

      Metacercaria

    • B. 

      Cercaria

    • C. 

      Coracidium

    • D. 

      Mesocercaria

  • 20. 
    The time required for the eggs to float to the coverslip when performing a fecal floatation using sodium nitrate is -------------.
  • 21. 
    The ------------ and ------------- life stages of the fluke are found in the snail IH.
  • 22. 
    A ----------- procedure should be used when looking for trematode eggs.
  • 23. 
    A parasite that has a wide range of hosts is described as being
    • A. 

      Monoxenous

    • B. 

      Euryxenous

    • C. 

      Stenoxenous

    • D. 

      Homoxenous

  • 24. 
    The common name for Thysanosoma actinoides is...
    • A. 

      Double-pored tapeworm

    • B. 

      Dwarf tapeworm

    • C. 

      Fringed tapeworm

    • D. 

      Rumen fluke

  • 25. 
    -------------- serve as hosts for the Monezia sp. and Anoplocephala sp.
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