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1
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What are the four types of micro-organisms

A

Bacteria
Fungi
Viruses
Protozoa

2
Q

What does CJD stand for?

A

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

3
Q

Name the two types of Cocci

A

Streptococci

Staphylococci

4
Q

What happens to bacteria when living conditions are not ideal for the colony to grow and expand?

A

They survive as spores. Similar to plants producing seeds to survive in winter.

5
Q

Which bacteria causes demineralisation?

A

Streptococcus mutans

6
Q

Which bacteria begins the process of tooth decay but is also a friendly bacteria that normally lives in the digestive, urinary and genital systems

A

Lactobacillus

7
Q

Which bacteria causes skin boils and gingival boils?

A

Staphylococci

8
Q

Which bacteria causes ANUG?

A

Bacillus Fusiformis

Borellia Vincenti

9
Q

Which bacteria causes periodontal disease?

A

Actinomyces

10
Q

Which fungi causes Oral thrush, Denture stomatitis and Angulr cheilitis

A

Candida albicans