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1

What adult T-cell causes leukemia

HTLV-1

2

True or False
A dengue infection with any of the serotypes provides short-term cross-reactive immunity to all four serotypes.

true

3

This type of fungal disease causes no immune response from the host.

superficial mycoses

4

The following viruses can be transmitted through kissing, EXCEPT...
-Mumps
-Rubella
-HIV
-Rabies

HIV

5

HPV 16 and 18 are risk factors for the development of which cancer?

cervical cancer

6

What CSF markers is considered the most specific for prion disease

PrPSc

7

Which of the following is not an Ebola species?
-Tai Forest
-Zaire
-Sin Nombre
-Reston

Sin Nombre

8

It is the most sensitive CSF marker for prion disease

protein 14-3-3

9

The following may be transmitted via respiratory and oral secretions, EXCEPT…
-Measles
-SARS-CoV-2
-West Nile Fever
-Mumps

West Nile Fever

10

Most fungal infections are caused by members of phylum...

Deuteromycota

11

True or false
Arthroconidia are produced only by mold forms.

True

12

The sexual form of a fungus is referred to as

teleomorph

13

The classification of fungi into four phyla is based on the

type of sexual spore

14

Which of the following has hemagglutinins on the viral envelope?
-Paramyxoviridae
-Coronaviridae
-Rhabdoviridae
-Flaviviridae

Paramyxoviridae

15

Which of the following causes cervical cancer?
-Borna disease virus
-SV40
-HTLV-1
-HPV

HPV

16

The manifestations of Guillain-Barre syndrome are a result of

demyelination of nerves

17

Prions may be transmitted via…

Ingestion if infected meat
blood transfusions
Organ transplants

18

Which of the following is caused by agents that are not usually pathogenic?
-endemic mycoses
-superficial mycoses
-opportunistic mycoses
-subcutaneous mycoses
dermatophytosis

opportunistic mycoses

19

This arthropod-borne viral infection is characterized by hemorrhagic fever accompanied by crippling joint pains.

Chikungunya

20

The following are viral infections than can infect both humans and animals, EXCEPT…
-Rabies
-Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
-Parainfluenza
-West Nile Fever

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

21

A type of asexual spore produced by swelling of hyphal cells.

chlamydospore

22

True or False
Endemic mycoses are most frequently acquired through skin inoculation.

False

23

Which of the following is true about mold forms?
-produces bacteria-like colonies
-filamentous
-unicellular
-produces pseudohyphae

filamentous

24

A type of asexual spore produced by budding and eventually pinching off a mother cell.

blastoconidia

25

Which of the following is a viral infection that may be diagnosed through a Pap smear?
-New Castle Disease
-Hanta Virus
-Human Papilloma Virus
-BK virus

Human Papilloma Virus

26

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease is a form of

Prion disease

27

Which of the following is NOT TRUE about the yeast form?
-produce bacteria-like colonies
-unicellular
-reproduce by budding
-produce hyphae

produce hyphae

28

A fungus that can produce both yeast and mold forms is called

dimorphic

29

The presence of both yeast and mold form in the same environment is referred to as

polymorphism

30

It is associated with both a mild rash and a fatal congenital infection

Rubella