HW_Ch 38 - Chapter 38: HW MCQ: 1) The exotoxin produced by...

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Chapter 38: HW MCQ: 1) The exotoxin produced by Corynebacterium diphtheriae A. causes an inflammatory response. B. causes the formation of a pseudomembrane on the respiratory mucosa. C. may destroy cardiac and kidney tissue. D. all of the choices 2) Diphtheria is treated with A. antitoxin and antibiotics. B. anti-inflammatory drugs and antibiotics. C. DPT vaccine. D. diuretic drugs and antibiotics. 3) Which of the following drug(s) is(are) used to treat tuberculosis? A. isoniazid B. ethambutol C. rifampin D. all of the choices 4) The causative agent of whooping cough is A. Bartonella henselae. B. Ehrlichia chaffeensis. C. Bordetella pertussis. D. Campylobacter jejuni 5) Which of the following is prevented by the DPT vaccine? A. diphtheria B. whooping cough C. tetanus D. all of the choices 6) Pulmonary mycobacterial infections in AIDS patients are mostly likely to be caused by A. Mycobacterium avium complex. B. Mycobacterium tuberculosis. C. Mycobacterium bovis. D. Mycobacterium africanum. 7) A sharp reduction in the incidence of Haemophilus influenzae serotype b infections is principally due to
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A. the discovery of new antibiotics. B. the development of an effective vaccine. C. the elimination of the natural reservoir of H. influenzae. D. improvements in sanitary conditions in meat processing plants. 8) Mycoplasma pneumoniae A. does not cause pneumonia despite its name. B. causes pneumonia more often than Streptococcus pneumoniae. C. causes pneumonia only in conjunction with viral activity. D. is one of the causes of atypical pneumonia 9) The natural host(s) for Borrelia burgdorferi is (are) A. mosquitoes. B. birds. C. ticks. D. deer and field mice. 10) Which of the following is caused by a member of the rickettsias?
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HW_Ch 38 - Chapter 38: HW MCQ: 1) The exotoxin produced by...

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