Biology: Types of Diseases Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which statement is TRUE regarding Cryptosporidium in AIDS and chemotherapy patients?

Question 2 2. Treatment for Trichomonas vaginalis includes:

Question 3 3. Entamoeba histolytica is most often acquired by _____

Question 4 4. Malaria can still develop in patients that have been treated appropriately because

Question 5 5. Which drug is capable of killing Plasmodium inside the red blood cells?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is the dormant stage of Giardia lamblia?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is TRUE of a T. gondii' infection?

Question 8 8. Which life cycle stage is found inside the salivary glands of mosquitoes?

Question 9 9. Which staining technique makes Cryptosporidium oocysts easier to identify in feces?

Question 10 10. Prevention of African Sleeping Sickness includes all of the following EXCEPT

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Question 11 11. Compare the difference between the tachyzoite and bradyzoite stage of development in T. gondii.'

Question 12 12. In order to cure patients of malaria, they must be given

Question 13 13. Generally, diagnosis of uncomplicated Trichomonas infections only requires:

Question 14 14. Why is the human host unable to mount an effective immune response against Trypanosoma?

Question 15 15. Which species of Plasmodium is responsible for the vast majority of all fatal cases?

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Question 16 16. Why are cats considered the definitive host of T. gondii?

Question 17 17. In most cases of Giardia, which of the following is the most common treatment option?

Question 18 18. Which disinfection technique is the most effective at killing Cryptosporidium oocysts?

Question 19 19. Trypanosoma can be found in which of the following tissues?

Question 20 20. Which of the follow statements about Entamoeba is FALSE?

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Question 21 21. Which statement about Trichomonas is TRUE?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements about Giardia is TRUE?

Question 23 23. Trypanosoma is spread by

Question 24 24. Cryptosporidium is responsible for _____.

Question 25 25. The life cycle of Plasmodium requires

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Question 26 26. Put the three stages of Entamoeba histolytica disease in order from least to most severe.

Question 27 27. A reservoir host is

Question 28 28. Prevention of Giardia is best accomplished by

Question 29 29. Which of the following sets of symptoms are the hallmark of malarial infection?

Question 30 30. Most men infected with Trichomonas experience which of the following symptoms?

Biology: Types of Diseases Chapter Exam Instructions

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