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Protozoan Diseases Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements about Giardia is TRUE?

Question 2 2. Why are cats considered the definitive host of T. gondii?

Question 3 3. Malaria can still develop in patients that have been treated appropriately because

Question 4 4. Trypanosoma is spread by

Question 5 5. Why is the human host unable to mount an effective immune response against Trypanosoma?

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Question 6 6. Which of the follow statements about Entamoeba is FALSE?

Question 7 7. Which species of Plasmodium is responsible for the vast majority of all fatal cases?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements regarding prevention of malaria is TRUE?

Question 9 9. Which disinfection technique is the most effective at killing Cryptosporidium oocysts?

Question 10 10. Most men infected with Trichomonas experience which of the following symptoms?

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Question 11 11. Entamoeba histolytica is most often acquired by _____

Question 12 12. In most cases of Giardia, which of the following is the most common treatment option?

Question 13 13. Some cases of malaria require treatment by atovaquone and proguanil because

Question 14 14. Which drug is capable of killing Plasmodium inside the red blood cells?

Question 15 15. Which method is the best for removing oocysts from municipal water treatment plants?

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Question 16 16. If you are concerned that Trichomonas might have contaminated your hotel bathroom, what should you do and why?

Question 17 17. Put the three stages of Entamoeba histolytica disease in order from least to most severe.

Question 18 18. A reservoir host is

Question 19 19. Cryptosporidium is responsible for

Question 20 20. Which life cycle stage is found inside the salivary glands of mosquitoes?

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Question 21 21. The symptoms of malaria in humans are a result of

Question 22 22. Prevention of Giardia is best accomplished by

Question 23 23. Which of the following is TRUE of a T. gondii' infection?

Question 24 24. Besides pregnant women, who is at highest risk for developing severe symptoms from T. gondii?

Question 25 25. The life cycle of Plasmodium requires

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is the most common route of exposure to T. gondii?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is the dormant stage of Giardia lamblia?

Question 28 28. Compare the difference between the tachyzoite and bradyzoite stage of development in T. gondii.'

Question 29 29. Treatment for Trichomonas vaginalis includes:

Question 30 30. Which of the following sets of symptoms are the hallmark of malarial infection?

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