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Bacterial Skin and Wound Infections Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The deadliest form of anthrax is:

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements accurately describes wet gangrene?

Question 3 3. The layer of fibrous connective tissue that surrounds muscles is known as:

Question 4 4. _____ are the cause of the gas production in gas gangrene.

Question 5 5. The A-B toxin released during tetanus comes from:

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Question 6 6. The death of tissues and cells is known as:

Question 7 7. How do Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA differ?

Question 8 8. Which of the following symptoms is NOT caused by tetanus?

Question 9 9. Tetanospasmin is also known as the:

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements about C. tetani is FALSE?

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Question 11 11. When the bacterium Clostridium perfringens is introduced into the body, what type of gangrene will result from this exposure?

Question 12 12. Pseudomonas aeruginosa:

Question 13 13. Signs and symptoms of necrotizing fasciitis includes:

Question 14 14. A patient arrives in a hospital, displaying symptoms of MRSA. Which of the following is a doctor most likely to prescribe?

Question 15 15. What has occurred within the body if you develop gangrene?

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Question 16 16. A highly contagious staph infection of the skin that is more likely to afflict infants and children is known as:

Question 17 17. The tetanus vaccine works by _____.

Question 18 18. Anthrax is caused by:

Question 19 19. 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 20 20. Leprosy is caused by:

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Question 21 21. Mycobacterium leprae and _____ have been implicated in causing leprosy:

Question 22 22. Leprosy is also known as:

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements regarding MRSA is FALSE?

Question 24 24. The form of anthrax that is least likely to cause death is:

Question 25 25. Vomiting and diarrhea are commonly associated with which form of anthrax?

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Question 26 26. Treatment for necrotizing fasciitis includes:

Question 27 27. What type of gangrene is likely to be caused by poor circulation within an area of the body?

Question 28 28. The form of leprosy often associated with severe disfigurement of the skin is known as:

Question 29 29. The color responsible for the bluish-green hue of Pseudomonas aeruginosa is:

Question 30 30. A dormant yet hardy form of a bacteria is known as a(n):

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