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1

This fungus would be responsible for affecting our hair?
A. Sporothrix schenckii
B. Trichophyton
C. Piedraia Hortae
D. Malasseria Furfur

C
Piedraia Hortae

2

What type of infection would be seen at the hair level?
A. Black Piedra
B. Candidiasis
C. Sporothrix schenckii
D. Pityriasis Versicolor

A
Black Piedra

3

If your outer dermis is under attack and looked like spaghetti under a microscope, what fungus is are we looking at:
A. Malassezia Furfur
B. Candida Albicans
C. Pseudodalleschararia boydii
D. Epidermophyton

A
Malassezia Furfur

I found FUR in the my Spaghetti

4

If you had a dermatophytosis infection, which superficial region would not be affected?
A. Hair
B. Mucous membrane
C. Epidermis
D. Dermis

B
Mucous membrane

5

What are people who study fungi called:
A. Fungiologists
B. Mycologist
C. Dermatologist
D. Hippieologists

B
Mycologists

6

What is the name for jock itch or dermatophytosis of your legs?
A. Tinea unguium
B. Tinea berber
C. Tinea capitis
D. Tinea crura

D

Tinea CRURA

7

If you had Dermatophytosis on your hand it would be called?
A. Tinea Capitis
B. Tinea manuum
C. Tinea crura
D. Tinea berber

B
Tinea Manuum

8

If you had Dermatophytosis on your feet it would be called?
A. Athletes feet
B. Tinea manuum
C. Tinea crura
D. Tinea berber

A
Athletes feet

9

If you had Dermatophytosis on your finger or toenails it would be called?
A. Tinea unguium
B. Tinea berber
C. Tinea capitis
D. Tinea crura

A

Tinea UNGUIUM= NAILS

10

If you had Dermatophytosis of your beard it would be called?
A. Tinea unguium
B. Tinea berber
C. Tinea Corpus
D. Tinea crura

B
Tinea Berber

11

Which of the following is NOT a causative fungus involved in a Dermatophytosis infection?
A. Microsporum
B. Trichophyton
C. Epidermophyton
D. Piedraia Hortae

D

Piedra Hortae is involved with black piedra infections

12

What fungus would cause a browning of the nails?
A. Madurella
B. Candida Albicans
C. Epidermophyton
D. Piedraia Hortae

B
Candida Albicans

13

This infections of the mucous membrane, skin and nails resulting in a thrush is associated with what fungal infection?
A. Black Piedra
B. Sporotrichosis
C. Mycetoma
D. Moniliasis/Candidiasis

D

14

Which of the following is not a superficial Fungal infection?
A. Black Piedra
B. Mycetoma
C. Candidiasis
D. Pityriasis versicolor

B
Mycetoma

* its subcutaneous

15

James Franco decided to go pick a rose for his lovely girlfriend Jennifer Aniston. Unfortunately he was pricked by a rose thorn. What fungus could have gotten beneath his skin and might invade his lymphatics?
A. Madurella mycetomatis
B. Candida Albicans
C. Sporothrix Schenckii
D. Cryptococcus Neoformans

C
Sporothrix Schenckii

16

Which of the following would affect your extremities and would be mainly large fungal tumors of limbs?
A. Madurella mycetomatis
B. Candida Albicans
C. Sporothrix Schenckii
D. Cryptococcus Neoformans

A
Madurella Mycetomatis

17

What fungus would be responsible for a mycetoma infection?
A. Malassezia Furfur
B. Epidermophyton
C. Piedra Hortae
D. Pseudallescharia Boydii

D

Pseudallescharia Boydii

18

This is a fungus infection attacks the lungs with spore dust and Coccidioides immitis?
A. San Joaquin Valley Fever
B. Histoplasmosis
C. South American Blastomycosis
D. Aspergillus Fumigatus

A
San Joaquin Valley Fever

19

Another name for San Joaquin River Fever is _____________?
A. Histoplasmosis
B. North America Blastomycosis
C. Coccidioidomycosis
D. Cryptococcosis

C

Coccidioidomycosis

20

Which of the following is not found attacking the lungs?
A. Histoplasmosis
B. Trichuris trichiura
C. Chicago disease
D. Paracoccidioidomycosis

B
Trichuris Trichiura

* this is a intestinal nematode

21

Histoplasmosis is also called:
A. South America Blastomycosis
B. North America Blastomycosis
C. Chicago disease
D. Ohio Valley fever

Ohio Valley Fever

22

Which fungal infection would be a result of exposure to Pigeon roosts?
A. Ohio Valley fever
B. Cryptococcosis
C. Coccidioidomycosis
D. Aspergillus Fumigatus

B
Cryptococcosis

23

What is another name for Cryptococcosis?
A. Bancrofti
B. South American Blastomycosis
C. Torulosis
D. Ohio Valley Fever

Torulosis

24

Bill and Bob were out cleaning the chicken coop. Bill and Bob are at risk coming in contact with causative fungus?
A. Histoplasma Capsulatum
B. Coccidioides immitis
C. Blastomyces Dermatitidis
D. Necrotic Pneunomia

Histoplasma Capsulatum

25

You went to Chicago last weekend to party for new years. Since it is the windy city you ended up inhaling which causative agent that caused you to acquire chicago disease?
A. Histoplasma Capsulatum
B. Coccidioides immitis
C. Blastomyces Dermatitidis
D. Necrotic Pneunomia

C
Blastomyces Dermatitidis

26

This is the most dangerous fungal infection of the lungs, which can become systemic and result in death?
A. South American Blastomycosis
B. Torulosis
C. San Joaquin Valley fever
D. Aspergillus Fumigatus

D
Aspergillus Fumigatis

27

Which would look like a fungus ball in the lungs?
A. South American Blastomycosis
B. Torulosis
C. San Joaquin Valley fever
D. Aspergillus Fumigatus

D
Aspergillus fumigatis

28

Whats another name for paracoccidioidomycosis?
A. South American Blastomycosis
B. Torulosis
C. North American Blastomycosis
D. Chicago disease

A
South American Blastomycosis

29

Another name for Chicago disease is:
A. South American Blastomycosis
B. Torulosis
C. North American Blastomycosis
D. Histoplasmosis

C
North American Blastomycosis