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Flashcards in NBS Microbiology- Viruses and Prions- Respiratory Deck (17):
1

What type of cells love viruses?
A. Red Blood cells
B. Leukocytes
C. Macrophages
D. mast cells

Leukocytes WBCs

2

This is a prion disease resulting in spongiform encphalipathies:
A. Creutzfeldt- Jakob
B. Rhinovirus
C. Influenza A
D. Rotavirus

A
Creutzfeldt- Jakob

3

How do you deactivate prions?
A. Boiling water
B. Freezing temps
C. Autoclaving
D. Hypochlorite
E. C and D

C and D

4

T/F: Prion diseases cause immune and inflammation responses

False

5

Prions are infectious particles made of ONLY ________ and no nucleic acid.
A. DNA
B. Carbohydrates
C. Proteins
D. Fatty Acids

Proteins

6

Which respiratory disease is NOT part of the picorna family?
A. Adenovirus
B. Rhinovirus
C. Echovirus
D. Coxsackie virus

Adenovirus

*part of ADENO family

7

Which of the following would be expressed with upper & lower respiratory infections, conjuectivitis and diarrhea?
A. Rhinovirus
B. Adenovirus
C. Influenze A
D. Respiratory syncytial virus

Adenovirus

8

Pneumonia in children and general brochiolitis is an expression of which viral pathogen and family?
A. Influenze A-B, Orthomyxo
B. Coxsackie virus, picorna
C. Rotavirus, Reo
D. Respiratory syncytial virus, Paramyxo

D
Respiratory syncytial virus=Pathogen
Paramyxo= Familu

9

You are suffering from pleurodynia, herpangina and pancreatitis. What respiratory pathogen is responsible:
A. Coxsackie Virus
B. Influenza B
C. Echovirus
D. Adenovirus

Coxsackie

lots of pain with coxsackie

10

What is referred to as the "Devils grip" disease?
A. Coxsackie Virus
B. Influenza B
C. Echovirus
D. Adenovirus

A
Coxsackie

11

What family is influenza a part of:
A. Orthomyxo
B. Flavivirdae
C. Paramyxo
D. Picorna

A
Orthomyxo

12

What family is involved with a common cold?
A. Orthomyxo
B. Flavivirdae
C. Paramyxo
D. Picorna

Picorna

13

Which pathogen is involved in the common cold?
A. Adenovirus
B. Echovirus
C. Rhinovirus
D. Coxsackie

Rhinovirus

the rhino had a common cold

14

Which 2 are strictly upper respiratory infections?
A. Adenovirus
B. Echovirus
C. Rhinovirus
D. Coxsackie

Echo and Rhino

15

What is it called when you have pain in your intercostal muscles due to pleural irritation?
A. Pleurodynia
B. Herpangina

A

16

Pharyngitis is associated with which respiratory pathogen?
A. Adenovirus
B. Echovirus
C. Rhinovirus
D. Coxsackie

Echovirus

17

Viruses have either DNA or RNA and take over the inside of a cell. Some have a _______ _______around the genome and a ________ around the capsid.

Proteinaceous capsid
envelope