Micro Buzzwords-Neuro Flashcards Preview

BOARDS > Micro Buzzwords-Neuro > Flashcards

Flashcards in Micro Buzzwords-Neuro Deck (23):
1

Broad-based budding yeast

Blastomyces dermatidis

2

CAMP-positive

Listeria monocytogenes

3

Cold selection

Listeria monocytogenes

4

Encapsulated yeast

Cryptococcus neoformans

5

Floppy baby

Clostridium botulinum

6

Grows on chocolate agar, not on blood agar

H. influenzae B

7

Home canning

Clostridium botulinum

8

India ink stain

Cryptococcus neoformans (also mucicarmine)

9

K1 capsular antigen

Main virulence factor for E. coli meningitis

10

Kidney-bean shaped diplococci

Niesseria meningitidis

11

Koplik spots

Measles (rubeola)

12

Lancet-shaped diplococci

S. pneumoniae

13

Negri body

Rabies (rhabdovirus)

14

Neurocysticercosis

Tania solium

15

Owl’s-eye inclusion

CMV

16

Positive VDRL/RPR test

Treponema pallidum

17

Ring-enhancing lesions

Either neurocysticercosis or T. gondii

18

Sausage-shaped gametocyte

Plasmodim falciparum

19

Spherule

Coccidiodes immitis

20

Temporal lobe encephalitis

HSV-1

21

Tzank smear

HSV

22

Waterhouse-Friedrichsen

N. meningitidis

23

Weakly acid fast branching rods

Nocardia spp.