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Protozoan Diseases Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Prevention of African Sleeping Sickness includes all of the following EXCEPT

Question 2 2. Trypanosoma can be found in which of the following tissues?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements about African Sleeping Sickness is TRUE?

Question 4 4. Prevention of Giardia is best accomplished by

Question 5 5. In most cases of Giardia, which of the following is the most common treatment option?

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

Question 7 7. Treatment for Trichomonas vaginalis includes:

Question 8 8. If you are concerned that Trichomonas might have contaminated your hotel bathroom, what should you do and why?

Question 9 9. Most men infected with Trichomonas experience which of the following symptoms?

Question 10 10. Besides pregnant women, who is at highest risk for developing severe symptoms from T. gondii?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is TRUE of a T. gondii' infection?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is the most common route of exposure to T. gondii?

Question 13 13. Which statement is TRUE regarding Cryptosporidium in AIDS and chemotherapy patients?

Question 14 14. Which staining technique makes Cryptosporidium oocysts easier to identify in feces?

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

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Question 16 16. Which of the following sets of symptoms are the hallmark of malarial infection?

Question 17 17. The life cycle of Plasmodium requires

Question 18 18. Which life cycle stage is found inside the salivary glands of mosquitoes?

Question 19 19. Which drug is capable of killing Plasmodium inside the red blood cells?

Question 20 20. In order to cure patients of malaria, they must be given

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Question 21 21. Malaria can still develop in patients that have been treated appropriately because

Question 22 22. Which of the follow statements about Entamoeba is FALSE?

Question 23 23. The Entamoeba lifecycle has two stages. The following is an image of which stage?

Question 24 24. Put the three stages of Entamoeba histolytica disease in order from least to most severe.

Question 25 25. Trypanosoma is spread by

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Question 26 26. A reservoir host is

Question 27 27. Which statement about Trichomonas is TRUE?

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

Question 29 29. Cryptosporidium is responsible for

Question 30 30. Which species of Plasmodium is responsible for the vast majority of all fatal cases?

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