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_____: protozoa that causes dysentery via contaminated food and water

______ is the infected form

entamoeba histolytica (amebiasis)

cyst= infective form

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______: protozoa that hikers get when they drink stream water

s/s:?

Giardia lamblia - "beaver fever"

s/s: flatulence, poor absorption, mucousy diarrhea

(two farty lesbians (with AIDS) hiking, drinking water, and getting the beaver fever)

3

Leishmania donovani = vector? , Dz?

sandflies

dz: Kala- Azar

4

MC form of malaria ?

Plasmodium vivax (protozoa)

(the anopheles mosquito is the vixan of the vivax)

5

_____ stage is the patho stage of malaria (by plasmodium vivax)

merozoite stage

(infective stage: moves through the body)

6

Most fatal form of malaria ?
Most common form of malaria?

fatal= plasmodium falciparum

MC: plasmodium vivax

7

black water fever =________ dz/ organism?

dz: malaria
organism: plasmodium falciparum (urinate oxidized bl)

8

_______ organism: found in cat feces and can cause miscarriages in the 1st trimester

toxoplasma gondii

dz: toxoplasmosis

9

_____ organism: kissing " reduviid" bug = chagas dz

trypanosoma cruzi

10

_____ organism: carried by the tsetse fly & causes african sleeping sickness

trypanosoma gambiense

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_____ organism: fungal infection- vector is nuts and grains. it causes fungus balls in the lungs

aspergillus fumigatus

12

____ dz: fungal infection- san joaquin valley fever

coccidiomycosis

13

_____ dz:fungal infection- mississippi. Ohio valley fever. Causes Ca+ in the lungs (similar to TB)

histoplasmosis

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____ organism: fungal infection carried by pigeon droppings. #1 fungal infection / cause of death in AIDS

pneumocystistis carinii

15

_____ organism: fungal infection carried by rosebush thorns/ flowers
_____ dz:

sporotherix schenchii

dz: sporotrichosis

16

Parasites or Eukaryotic or Prokaryotic?

Eukaryotic

(bact = prokaryotic)

17

Name 2 hookworms

Ancylostoma duodenale
Nector americanus

18

Name two roundworms

T. spiralis
T. Nativa

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Protozoa are eukaryotic or prokaryotic?

Eukaryotic

(parasite = eukaryotic)
(bact= eukaryotic)

20

Fungus is eukaryotic or prokaryotic?

Eukaryotic

(parasite & protozoa = eukaryotic)
(bact= eukaryotic)

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_____ is a prominent unicellular fungus. Most fungus are multicellular

yeast

22

give an example of a bacteria without a cell wall: ___

mycoplasma

23

____: herpes that is spread through hospital workers

Herpetic whitlo

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adenovirus= ___

common cold
(Rhinovirus= MC cold)