Microbiology- infectious diseases (Respiratory)

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Rhinitis is also known as...

Ear infection
The common cold
inflammation of the throat

Which complication is least expected to happen when Pharyngitis is caused by S.Pyogenes?

Scarlet fever
Rheumatic fever
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Glomerulonephritis

Whooping cough is prevented with

Select the two correct answers
Antibiotics (for contacts)
(Acellular) DTAP vaccine
Hygiene practices
Condoms

Relenza (Zanamivir) is a tx option for the flu that treats Influenza A,B, and C (True or False)

What is the prevention for otitis media caused by Steptococcus pneumoniae?

HIB Vaccine
Hygiene practices
Pneumoccocal conjugated vaccine (heptavalent)
Dtap

what is the most common agent for Rhinitis?

Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Rhinoviruses
Salmonella
Streptococcus pneumoniae

Diptheria is caused by a

Bacterium
Virus
Fungus

What is the causative agent for whooping cough?

Corynbacterium Diptheria
Bordetella pertussis
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Mycobacterium Avium

Diptheria is an infection of the _____ & _____ that is easily preventable by ______.

Bronchioles, Alveoli, Vaccine
Nose, Throat, Antibiotics
Bronchioles, Alveoli, Antibiotics
Nose, Lungs, Vaccine
Nose, Throat, Vaccine

All are prevention options for the Influenza virus except

Inactivated injected vaccine
Inhaled live attenuated vaccine
Recombinant vaccine
Toxoid vaccine

There are two distinc Symptom phases for Pertussis. (True or False)

How is an ear infection transmitted?

Endogenous
Droplet contact
Indirect contact

What is the treatment for Rhinitis

Antibiotics
Anti-viral drugs
only tx for symptoms

Diptheria is prevented with

Antibiotics
DTAP
Passive antibody

The flu is also referred to as

Influenza
Respiratory syncytial virus
The common cold

The Flu begins in the upper respiratory tract, but in serious cases may also affect the lower respiratory tract. (True or False)

Whooping cough is also referred to as...

Common cold
Group A strep
Pertussis
Otitis media

You are highly contagious at the Covalescent phase (whooping cough) - True or false

All are influenza causative agents except...

Influenza A
Influenza B
Influenza C
Influenza D

Symptoms of the flue include

Headache, chills, dry cough, rash, and sore throat
Headache, chills, dry cough, body aches, fever, stuffy nose, and sore throat
Cough, body aches, fever, stuffy nose, and fatigue only on the first dat

what is the agent for Rhinitis

Whooping cough is transmitted via

Indirect contact
Respiratory droplets
Endogenous

What is the major route of influenza?

Inhalation of Virus-laden aerosols and droplets
Contact with infected fomite
Fecal-oral

Paryngitis/ Group "A" Strep is an inflammation of the

nose
throat
lungs

An ear infection is also referred to as..

Rhinitis
Pharyngitis
Otitis media

What can an ear infection lead to if not treated?

All of these are agents for Otitis media except

Streptococcus pneumoniae
Streptococcus pyogenes
Haemophilus influenza

The most striking symptom for Diptheria is

Lack of apetite
Rash
Pseudomembrane on tonsils
Runny nose

Is Rhinitis an upper respiratory disease? (True or false)

RSV is transmitted Via (all are true except one)

Droplet contact
Indirect contact
Endogenous

Everyone who experiences RSV is treated with Ribavirin (Antiviral). True or False.

What is the prevention for Rhinitis ?

Vaccine
Personal Hygiene practices
Food hygiene
There is no prevention for this disease

RSV stands for

Respiratory Silent Virus
Respiratory Symptmatic Virus
Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Haemophilus influenza infections have reduced with introduction of a childhood vaccine against it in 1980's

All are ways of transmission of Diptheria except

Droplet contact
Direct contact
Indirect contact with contaminated fomites
Fecal-oral

What is the prevention for otitis media caused by Haemophilus influenza?

HIB Vaccine
Hyigiene practices
BCG Vaccine
Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine

Who is more susceptible to RSV

Healthy children over the age of 15
Elderly people
Newborns

Pharyngitis causative agents are

Streptococcus pneumonia,Treponema pallidum, Viruses
Streptococcus pyogenes, Fusobacterium necrophorum, Viruses
Streptococcus pyogenes, Bodetella pertussis, Viruses
Streptococcus pneumonia, Fusobacterium necrophorum, Viruses

Treatment for Diptheria is ___ + _____

Tamiflu (Oseltamivir) can treat and prevent influenza. ( True or False)

Which causative agent is involved in pharyngitis is you are experiencing NECK SWELLING

Viruses
Streptococcus pyogenes
Fusobacterium necrophorum

Treatment for otitis media

Select the two correct answers
Watchful waiting for 72 hrs
Antibiotics
Anti-viral
Symptom relief only

What is the most common agent/s for Otitis media?

Select the two correct answers
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Streptococcus pyogenes
Haemophilus influenza
Other bacteria or Virus

Majority of ear infections are caused by?

Mixture of bacteria and viruses
Streptococcus pyogenes
Haemophilus influenza

Rhinitis make patient more susceptible to secondary infections. (True or false)