Microbiology Chapt. 24

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Microbiology Chapt. 24
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  1. Where in the kidney is blood initially filtered to form urine?
    A. the renal pyramids
    B. the collecting duct
    C. the nephron
    D. efferent arterioles
    E. the renal capsule
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. All of the following can cause urinary tract infections EXCEPT:
    A. E. coli
    B. Leptospira
    C. Proteus
    D. Pseudomonas
    E. Klebsiella
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which of the following structures allows fetal blood vessels to exchange nutrients and wastes with the mother’s blood vessels?
    A. the uterus
    B. the cervix
    C. the uterine tubes
    D. the clitoris
    E. the placenta
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Leptospira interrogans gets its name from
    A. its spiral shape
    B. its ability to infect many wild and domestic animals
    C. the presence of two axial filaments, each of which is anchored at one end
    D. its corkscrew movement
    E. the fact that one end of the spirochete is curved like a question mark
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Mature sperm cells are stored in a male’s
    A. epididymis
    B. prostate gland
    C. prepuce
    D. testes
    E. vas deferens
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The majority of cases of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome occur in
    A. newly delivered mothers
    B. uncircumcised males
    C. anyone with an S. aureus infection
    D. nasal surgery patients
    E. menstruating women
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. At what age is a young female most susceptible to urinary tract infections?
    A. 3 years old
    B. at birth
    C. 12 years old
    D. 18 years old
    E. 10 years old
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. All of the following are true statements concerning bacterial vaginosis EXCEPT:
    A. it is not known to be sexually transmitted
    B. “Clue cells” are important in the diagnosis
    C. it is characterized by a white discharge with a “fishy” odor
    D. it occurs when the normal microbiota of the vagina are replaced
    E. it occurs when the vaginal pH becomes more acidic
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Candidiasis is what type of infection?
    A. protozoan
    B. spirochete
    C. yeast
    D. bacterial
    E. viral
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Which of the following is associated with Candida infections?
    A. gummas
    B. lymphogranuloma venereum
    C. pseudohyphae
    D. pelvic inflammatory disease
    E. reticulate bodies
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Neisseria gonorrhoeae most commonly infects which of the following in females?
    a. the uterus/uterine tubes
    b. the vagina
    c. the cervix
    d. the fallopian tubes
    e. the ovaries
    c or d
  12. All of the following are true statements concerning syphilis EXCEPT:
    A. latency of the disease by last more than 10 years
    B. the causative agent lives only in humans
    C. the causative agent cannot survive in the environment
    D. untreated, the disease goes through three phases
    E. penicillin G is the drug of choice for most phases of the disease
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The typical sign of primary syphilis is
    A. lymphadenopathy
    B. gummas in various organs
    C. a chancre at the site of infection
    D. paralysis
    E. a widespread rash
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. All of the following are signs and symptoms of secondary syphilis EXCEPT:
    A. dementia
    B. myalgia
    C. lymphadenopathy
    D. a widespread rash
    E. sore throat
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Syphilis can be transmitted
    A. A, B, and C
    B. both A and B
    C. by fomites
    D. by sexual contact
    E. from mother to fetus
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. The noninfective, obligate intracellular forms of chlamydia are called
    A. reticulate bodies
    B. phagosomes
    C. glomerular capsules
    D. elementary bodies
    E. pseudohyphae
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. The most common sexually transmitted bacterium in the United States is
    a. Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    b. Haemophilus ducreyi
    c. Treponema pallidum
    d. Chlamydia trachomatis
    e. Mycoplasma hominis
    d.
  18. In addition to the genital tract, various strains of Chlamydia trachomatis can infect which of the following?
    A. the lungs
    B. lymph nodes
    C. both A and C
    D. the conjunctiva
    E. A, B, and C
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Chancroid (soft genital ulcers) is caused by
    a. herpes simplex virus type 2
    b. Trichomonas vaginalis
    c. Haemophilus ducreyi
    d. Treponema pallidum
    e. Mycoplasma hominis
    c.
  20. The major sign of H. ducreyi infection is most like the major sign of infections of which of the following?
    A. N. gonorrhoeae
    B. T. pallidum
    C. S. aureus
    d. C. albicans
    e. C trachomatis
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. A diagnosis of genital herpes is confirmed by the
    A. location of herpetic lesions
    B. appearance of stained tissue specimens
    C. binding of fluorescent antibodies
    D. appearance and size of herpetic lesions
    E. detection of herpesvirus DNA by PCR
    E.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. All of the following are effective ways to prevent transmission of genital herpes EXCEPT:
    A. sexual abstinence
    B. delivery of a newborn by cesarean section
    C. use of a condom during intercourse
    D. prophylactic administration of acyclovir
    E. all of these are effective ways to prevent transmission
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Pap smears are used in the diagnosis of
    A. tertiary syphilis
    B. cervical cancer
    C. trichomoniasis
    D. chancroid
    E. genital herpes
    B.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Condylomata acuminata (precancerous genital warts) are associated with infections of which of the following?
    a. Trichomonas vaginalis
    b. herpes simplex virus type 1
    c. papillomaviruses
    d. herpes simplex virus type 2
    e. Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    c.
  25. Of the four stages of syphilis, which one is caused by the immune system's reaction to the disease?
    A. primary
    B. secondary
    C. latent
    D. tertiary
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Streptococcal acute glomerulonephritis is caused by the accumulation of antigen-antibody complexes in the golmeruli and nephrons. Which group of streptococci are responsible for this disease?
    a. group A
    b. group B
    c. group C
    d. group D
    a.
  27. Which organism is normally found in the vaginal microbiota and when present, helps to control the growth of Candida albicans?
    A. Group A streptococci
    B. N. Gonorrheae
    C. lactobacillus species
    d. Leptospira interrogans
    C.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which major pathogen is most frequently found on "clue cells" associated with bacterial vaginosis?
    a. Gardnerella vaginalis
    b. Leptospira interrogans
    c. Treponema pallidum
    d. Chlamydia trachomatis
    a.
  29. All of the following are true concerning the spread of STDs EXCEPT:
    A. the incidence of STDs worldwide is decreasing
    B. presence of lesions from STDs are a risk factor for transmission of HIV
    C. femal adolescents are at risk due to the cervical lining is prone to bacterial infection
    D. condoms must be used properly and consistently to provide protection
    A.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. All of the following statements concerning manifestation of gonorrhea in women are true EXCEPT:
    A. can infect the cervix and uterine tubes
    B. infection of children can occur during childbirth
    C. can result in PID, ectopic pregnancy, and sterility
    D. causes urethral inflammation and painful urination
    D.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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