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Flashcards in Leishmania Deck (13):
1

How is leishmania transmitted?

sandfly

2

Which cell is Leishmania most likely to invade? ('15 final)

Macrophages

3

Which of the following is affected by Leishmania?

Macrophages

4

What is the route of transmission in Leishmania?

Sandfly

5

which type of parasite cause long life immunity ?

Cutaneous leishmeniasis

6

What is the most common route of the transmission of cutaneous leishmaniasis? ('12 final)
A- Direct contact with the lesion
B- Bite of the sand fly

B- Bite of the sand fly

7

What specimen is used in the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis?

Bone marrow aspirate

8

What test is used to diagnose visceral leishmaniasis?

Microscopy of bone marrow aspirate

9

What is the vector for leishmania? (11' final)

Sand fly

10

What specimen is used in the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis?

Bone marrow aspirate

11

What test is used to diagnose visceral leishmaniasis?

Microscopy of bone marrow aspirate

12

Where do cutaneous leshmanial parasites stay? (FB2 2013)

Macrophages

13

What is the route of transmission of (cutaneous) leishmaniosis?( FB2 2014 )
A) direct contact
B) sand fly

sand fly