Q5 Microbiology

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Quiz 5 Microbiology Coliform and Noncoliform
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  1. Where is enterobacteriaaceae located?
    In the gut (also in the soil)
  2. What is coliform and noncoliform?
    • Coliform can break down lactose
    • Noncoliform can not break down lactose
  3. Escheriachia coli
    Coliform or noncoliform?
    Anaerobic or aerobic?
    Where is it most commonly found?
    • Coliform
    • Faculative aerobic
    • Found in the large intestine
  4. What is Enteroinvasive E. coli and what does it do?
    • EHEC (Enterohemorragic E. coli) (Heinz 57)
    • Destroys colon and kidneys
  5. What is the leading cause of death in infants in the world?
    Infantile diarrhea
  6. What causes traveler's diarrhea (montezuma's revenge)?
    70% is caused by E. coli in the water
  7. What percent of Urinary tract infections are caused by E. coli?
    80%
  8. Are citrobacter and Seratia pathogenic or non pathogenic?
    Non pathogenic
  9. What takes very few to make you sick and is highly viralic?
    Salmonella
  10. Salmonella typhi
    Location?
    Symptoms?
    Treatment?
    Prevention?
    Coliform and noncoliform?
    • All over the place, drinking bad water
    • Stomach pains and high fever after a few days
    • Bactrim
    • Temporary Vaccine
    • Noncoliform
  11. What caused the 1985 epidemic?
    Salmonella in contaminated milk
  12. What causes salmonella food poisoning and what are the symptoms?
    • Raw eggs (1 in 3 chickens have it)
    • Diarrhea, vomiting, GI upset
  13. Shigella
    Location?
    Symptoms?
    Coliform or Noncoliform?
    • Eastern Hemisphere
    • Causes dysentery (abdominal pain and bloody, mucous diarrhea)
    • Noncoliform
  14. Yersinia
    Location?
    Source?
    Leads to what?
    Dignosis?
    • Africa and India during monsoon
    • Animals (fleas)
    • Plague
    • Lymph node biopsy
  15. Haemophilus influenza
    Causes what?
    Type B causes what?
    Treatment?
    Prevention?
    • Epiglotitis (closes airway)
    • Meningitis
    • Ammoxicillin
    • HIB Immunization

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