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1

What antigen is detected in Aspergillosis?

Galactomannan

2

a leukemic patient with productive cough, chest X-ray show a coin size lesion with a halo sign, sputum showed a branched septet, which organism most associated ?

Aspergillosis

3

A diabetic patient was admitted with a fungal infection. Nasal biopsy showed broad non-septate hyphae. What fungus is responsible?
A) Candida
B) Zygomycetes
C) Aspergillus

B) Zygomycetes

4

What is a causative agent of dermatophytosis?
A) Candida
B) Zygomycetes
C) Trichophyton

C) Trichophyton

5

What structure is present in invasive aspergillosis in the tissues?
A) Septate hyphae
B) no-septate hyphae

A) Septate hyphae

6

What enzyme is involved in the pathogenesis of dermatophytes? (11' final)

Keratinase

7

which mold is characterized by pencil shaped microconidia and macroconidia? (11' final)

trichophyton

8

which mold is characterized by spindle-shaped macroconidia? (11' final)

Microsporum canis

9

What is the main component of aspergilus?

Galactomannan

10

What kind of spores cause infection in aspergillosis?


Conidia

11

Aspergillosis is acquired by inhalation of which of the following? (FB2 2013)
A. Arthroconidia
B. Blastoconidia
C. Sporangiospores
D.conidia

conidia

12

Which antigen is specific for aspergillus?(Final 2013)

Galactomannan

13

Aspergillus infection is acquired by inhalation of which of the following?(Final 2013)
A. Conidiophore conidial heads
B. Hyphae arthoconidia

Conidiophore conidial heads

14

What is a causative agent of dermatophytosis?( FB2 2014 )

Trichophyton

15

Which of the following fungal infections is transmitted through animals? (primary parasitic on animals)?( FB2 2014 )
A) Candida albicans
B) Microsporum canis
C) Aspergillus
D)pneumocystis jirovecii

Microsporum canis

16

Which of the following is a characteristic of dermatophytes?( FB2 2014 )

produce keratinase

17

Pulmonary aspergillosis is acquired by inhalation of which of the following?(FINAL 2014 )
A) Arthroconidia
B) Conidia

Conidia