Unformatted text preview: Wildlife Diseases VTPB30l/WFSC 327 Fall 2006 ' Quiz No. 7 I. CWD, Kuru. BSE. CID. CJl)\'. BSE . and Scrapic are all 'l‘SE's.
2. The prions that cause Mad Cow Disease are the same as the prions that cause CWD.
‘ a.) Tme
3. Which of th ollowing statements are n_o_t true (or untrue or false) about (.‘WD'.’
a.) C WD has been found in captive elk in Saskatchewan
b.) CWD has been found in captive and free ranging ccnitls in Colorado.
c.) CWD has been found in WTD in lllinois.
CWD has been found in moosein Montana.
e.) CWD has been found in free-ranging mule deer in New Mexico.
4. Which of the following is not an accepted or utilized diagnostic test for CWD? a.) [BC on the Obex of the brain
b.) lHC on tonsilar tissue ELISA techniques
Isolation from feces .
e.) lHC from lymphoid tissue
5. Which of the following statements is n_ot true (or untrue or false) about CWD?
CWD has been transmitted to cattle only through experimental intracranial inoculations
b. Some scientific evidence that CWD might be transmitted to humans through frequent consumption of vcnsion.
c.) There are no effective vaccines for C WD /
d.) CWD prions have been shown to be in saliva and blood of infected deer..
e.) Some genotypes have been shown to be resistant to CWD
6. Which of the following is not true (or. untrue or false) about rabies?
a.) Most of the wildlife rabies in Texas is found in skunks.
.Rabies has been shown to be transmissible to humans in Texas by vampire bats in caves. c.) Rabies in raccoons. foxes. and coyotes occurs in Texas.
d.) Modiﬁed live rabies vaccines should not be used in wildlife
e.) There are no pathognomonic signs for rabies.
7. Which of the following statements is n_ot true about distemper?
a.) It affects canids, mustelids and piocyonids
b.) The disease is directly transmitted and is population density dependent.
Distemper and rabies are easily distinguished from each other in infected animals.
d.) There are good distemper vaccines for companion animals.
e.) Population control could be used to stop outbreaks of distemper
8. Which of the following is gut true (or untrue or false) about rabies?
a.) A directly transmitted disease usually from the bite from an infected carnivore.
b.) A zoonotic disease of worldwide distribution.
Q Spread in the body by the bloodstream to the central nervous system
d.) Safe efficacious pre exposure vaccines for humans are available
e.) The rabies virus in bats differs from that in wild mammals.
9. Which of the following is not true?
a.) Hydrophobia is seen in human cases of rabies
b.) Virus may be in the saliva of rabid animals before the onset ot‘clinical signs
Recovery from rabies in human clinical cases is frequently seen
.) Rabies virus is not normally shed in the salivaof infected humans
e.) Rabies vaccines for wildlife can be distributed in baits thrown from aircraft.
l0. Which of the following statements is n_ot true?
a.) There are no know bovine tuberculosis infected herds of cattle. deer or bison in 'l’e\as
® A wildlife reservoir for brucellosis does not exist in 'l'exns.
e.) Botulism is seen in migratory waterfowl in Texas
d.) Avian tuberculosis is seen in migratory waterfowl in ‘l‘exas
e.) Salmonellosis in WTD is usually adiseasc ofneonates ...
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