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181

What is the name of the virus that causes measles?

Rubeola

182

Downey cells or atypical lymphocytes are seen in what infection?

Epstein Barr Virus

183

Why does Hep B have a potential carrier state?

Viral DNA is integrated in the chromosome of the host cell

184

Pandemics of flu are associated with what?

antigenic shift, major changes in viral RNA

185

Which polio vaccines is alive attenuated and given orally?

Sabin

186

Which polio vaccine is inactivated, multivalent and injectable?

Salk

187

How does polio cause paralysis?

destroying motor neurons in anterior horn and medulla