Microbiology Chapt. 21

Card Set Information

Author:
jessebuck90
ID:
96238
Filename:
Microbiology Chapt. 21
Updated:
2011-08-09 09:55:48
Tags:
Microbiology cardiovascular systemic diseases
Folders:

Description:
Chapter 21 Quiz
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user jessebuck90 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Which of the following vessels carries blood from the heart to most of the body?
    A. the capillaries
    B. the inferior vena cava
    C. the pulmonary arteries
    D. the superior vena cava
    E. the aorta
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Blood is found in which of the following areas of the heart just before it is pumped into the lungs?
    A. the left ventricle
    B. the superior vena cava
    C. the right atrium
    D. the left atrium
    E. the right ventricle
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which of the following types of bacterial toxins is associated exclusively with Gram-negative bacteria?
    A. endotoxin
    B. both A and B
    C. cytotoxin
    D. neurotoxin
    c. both B and C
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Endotoxin is associated with all of the following EXCEPT:
    A. undulating fever
    B. activation of complement
    C. blood clotting
    D. stimulation of cytokine release from immune cells
    E. inflammation
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Disseminated intravascular coagulation is a complication of which of the following?
    A. brucellosis
    B. malaria
    C. endocarditis
    D. septicemia
    E. Lyme disease
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Vegatations are associated with which of the following disease processes?
    A. endocarditis
    B. plague
    C. toxoplasmosis
    D. septicemia
    E. tularemia
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. The causitive agent of bubonic and pneumonic plague is
    a. Clositridium perfringens
    b. Yersinia pestis
    c. Fancisella tularensis
    d. Borrelia burgdorferi
    e. Toxoplasma gondii
    b.
  8. All of the following are examples of Gram-negative nosocomial bacteria that cause septicemia EXCEPT:
    a. Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    b. Escherichia coli
    c. Bacteroides
    d. Neisseria meningitidis
    e. Staphylococcus aureus
    e.
  9. Which of the following is associated with Yersinia pestis infections?
    A. petechiae
    B. a "bull's eye" rash
    C. arthritis
    D. buboes
    E. jaundice
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Biochemically, Borrelia burgdorferi is an unusual bacterium because
    A. transovarian transmission of the pathogen is rare
    B. it can trigger arthritis in infected individuals
    C. it is a large spirochete
    D. it requires up to 48 hours for transmission from its tick host to a human
    E. it has manganese-containing enzymes and proteins
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. A bull's-eye rash is associated with infections of which of the following?
    a. Francisella tularensis
    b. dengue virus
    c. Borrelia burgdorferi
    d. Epstein-Barr virus
    e. Yersinia pestis
    c.

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview