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Bacterial Skin and Wound Infections Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A hospital-acquired infection is known as:

Question 2 2. A highly contagious staph infection of the skin that is more likely to afflict infants and children is known as:

Question 3 3. What type of gangrene is likely to be caused by poor circulation within an area of the body?

Question 4 4. The deadliest form of anthrax is:

Question 5 5. The death of tissues and cells is known as:

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Question 6 6. Tetanospasmin is also known as the:

Question 7 7. Flesh eating disease is known as:

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements accurately describes wet gangrene?

Question 9 9. Leprosy is also known as:

Question 10 10. A patient arrives in a hospital, displaying symptoms of MRSA. Which of the following is a doctor most likely to prescribe?

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Question 11 11. Mycobacterium leprae and _____ have been implicated in causing leprosy:

Question 12 12. The tetanus vaccine works by _____.

Question 13 13. How do Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA differ?

Question 14 14. Leprosy is caused by:

Question 15 15. Pseudomonas aeruginosa:

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Question 16 16. The form of anthrax that is least likely to cause death is:

Question 17 17. A dormant yet hardy form of a bacteria is known as a(n):

Question 18 18. Vomiting and diarrhea are commonly associated with which form of anthrax?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements regarding MRSA is FALSE?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT considered a treatment for gangrene?

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Question 21 21. Anthrax is caused by:

Question 22 22. The color responsible for the yellow-green hue of Pseudomonas aeruginosa is:

Question 23 23. Pseudomonas aeruginosa:

Question 24 24. Bill, a middle-aged man, went into the hospital for knee surgery. After leaving the hospital, he finds that he has symptoms in his knee similar to those one would expect from arthritis. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis of his condition?

Question 25 25. When the bacterium Clostridium perfringens is introduced into the body, what type of gangrene will result from this exposure?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following statements about C. tetani is FALSE?

Question 27 27. What has occurred within the body if you develop gangrene?

Question 28 28. The layer of fibrous connective tissue that surrounds muscles is known as:

Question 29 29. Which of the following symptoms is NOT caused by tetanus?

Question 30 30. Tuberculoid leprosy often results in:

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