Micro Test 1

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  1. Protozoology
    Study of single celled parasites.
  2. Phycology
    Study of Algae
  3. Cellular Microorganisms include...
    • Bacteria
    • Spirochetes
    • Protozoa
    • Rickettsia
    • Algae
  4. Acellular Microorganisms includes....
    • Viruses
    • Prions
  5. Resevoir Host
    • Also called a carrier
    • Usually shows no signs or symptoms
  6. Direct Transmission
    • Sexual
    • Droplet (Respritory)
    • Secretions
    • Congenital
    • Fecal-Oral
  7. Indirect Transmission
    • Food & Water
    • Airborn (inhilation)
    • Fomites (objects)
    • Vectors (non human animals)
  8. Localized infection
    Confined to a specific location.
  9. Systemic Infection
    Throughout the body
  10. Community Aquired
    • Present at time of admission to hospitol
    • May not always be detectable at time of admission.
  11. Endogenous Infections
    Infection from microorganism that is normal flora for some parts of the body but may be harmful to others.
  12. Exogenous Infection
    Infections with a microorganism from outside the body.
  13. Laboritory signs of an infection.
    • Increased total white blood count.
    • Increased segs for bacterial.
    • Increased lymphs for viral
    • Increased sed rate.
    • Positive for CRP
  14. Physical Symptoms of infection
    • Fever or Unknown Origin
    • Nausea
    • vomiting
    • Diarrhea
  15. Exo-Toxins
    • Produced by gram positive microbes.
    • Released into bloodstream
  16. Endo-Toxins
    • Produced from fats in cell wall of gram negative microbes.
    • Released at the death of the microbe.
  17. Taxonomy
    • Binomial system of classification.
    • Developed by 18th century swedish scientist.
    • Carolus Linnaeus
    • 2 Names Genes-Species
  18. Nomenclature
    Assignment of names to various groups based on rules.
  19. Taxonomy
    • Kindum
    • Phylum
    • Class
    • Order
    • Family
    • Genus
    • Species
    • Keep Penis clean or look for genital spots.
  20. 5 Kindoms
    • Plantae
    • Animalia
    • Fungi
    • Protista
    • Monaria (procaryotae)
  21. Lowest form of invertibrates
    Helminths
  22. Plant kingdom 2 catagories of phylum
    • Bryophytes: Worts & Mosses
    • Tracheophytes: Vascular Plants and trees.
  23. fungi are simple plants and heterotrophic meaning...
    • No roots stems or leaves
    • No chlorophyll
  24. Protista subdivisions
    • Algae: Eucaryotic (true cell) and autotrophic
    • Protozoa: Eucaryotic, Heterotrophic, single celled
  25. Kingdom monera subdivisions
    • Eubacteria: Prokaryotic Cell; true bacteria
    • Cyanobacteria: Blue Green Algae; Procaryotic cells; Autotrophic Contains Chlorophyl.
  26. 2 Types of cells
    • EUCARYOTIC (TRUE CELL)
    • PROKARYOTIC CELL
  27. First Cell discovered in wat year?
    1665
  28. Metazoa
    • Many celled
    • Example: Helminthes
  29. Single Celled
    • Protozoa
    • Example: Amoeba
  30. Cell theory
    • Proposed in 1838
    • By: SCHLEIDEN & SCHWANN

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