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Are staph. aureus and strep. pneumoniae bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-acute bacterial endocarditias

2

Are viridans streptococci and staph. epidermidis bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-subacute bacterial endocarditis

3

Is E.coli a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What diseaseS does it cause?

-gram negative bacteria
-Sepsis and Septic Shock
-bacterial cystitis (common reason for UTI)

4

Is Francisella tularenis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-gram negative bacteria
-Tularemia (Rabbit fever; Deer fly fever)

5

Is Brucella melitenisis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-gram negative bacteria
-Brucellosis (Undulant fever; Bang's disease)

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Is Yersinia Pestis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-gram negative bacteria
-Plague (Black death)

7

Is Epstein barr a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-mononucleosis (kissing disease)

8

Is single stranded RNA a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-arbovirus
-Yellow Fever

9

Is Plasmodium a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-protozoa (5 types)
-Malaria

10

Is RNA coxsackie a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-Viral Meningitis

11

Is single stranded RNA/ LaCrosse a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-Arbovirus
-Viral encephalitis

12

Is Poliovirus (1,2,3) a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-Poliomyelitis

13

Is rabies a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-rabies (hydrophobia)

14

Is Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense/gambiense a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-protozoa (flies)
-African Sleeping Sickness

15

Is Prion a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-PROTEINS
-Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies (TSE)

16

Is Crypococcus neoformans/gattii a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-fungi
-Cryptococcal Meningoencephalitis

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Is Toxoplasma gondii a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-protozoa
-Toxoplasmosis

18

Is Naegleria fowleri a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-protozoa
-Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis

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Is Leptospira interrogans a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-Leptospirosis

20

Is gardnerella vaginalis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-bacterial vaginosis

21

Is candida albicans a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-fungi
-vulvovaginal candidiasis (yeast infection)

22

Is staphylococcus a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-staph. toxic shock syndrome

23

Is Neisseria gonorrhoeae a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-gram negative diplococcus bacteria
-gonorrhea

24

Is chlamydia trachomatis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-gram-negative bacteria
-chlamydia

25

Is treponema pallidum a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-syphilis

26

Is human papilloma a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-genital warts and cervical cancer

27

Is trichomonas vaginalis a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-trichomoniasis

28

Is haemophilus ducreyi a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-bacteria
-chancroid

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Is herpes simple type 2 a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-genital herpes

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Is retro- a bacteria, virus, fungi, or protozoa? What disease does it cause?

-virus
-HIV/AIDS