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Tuberculosis is characterized by granuloma formation and this type of necrosis
A. Caseation
B. Fibrinoid
C. Liquefactive
D. All 3

A

1

How is TB transmitted?

Inhalation of droplet nuclei

2

False about tuberculosis
A.Extracellular Pathogen
B.Lifelong Infection
C.Pulmonary Infection

A
Intracellular dapat

3

T or F
M. tuberculosis Blocks Phagosome From Fusing With lysosome

T

4

Identify
Multinucleated giant cell formed during the course of pathogenesis of M.tuberculosis

Langhans Cell

5

If granuloma formed is Larger Than 3mm, what can happen to M. tuberculosis?

remain encapsulated &
dormant for years in this state

6

Typical progression in pulmonary TB involves all except:
A.caseation
B.compression
C.calcification
D.cavity formation.

B

7

Gold standard for diagnosing TB

Culture

8

Skin test done in diagnosing TB

Tuberculin Test

9

Medium used to grow TB

Lowenstein-Jensen Agar

10

Anergy can cause false positive reaction for Tuberculin test.true or false?

False

False negative dapat

11

Positive tuberculin test result identifies person who has TB. T or F?

F

Person at risk lang