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1

If a treatment would actually be effective, but a significant effect was not detected in the study (the null hypothesis was accepted), the study lacked:

power

2

Details of the assessed treatment(s) and measurements are described by the:

study design

3

What drug is a dissociative agent?

Ketamine

4

What do depressed levels of neutrophils usually indicate?

Active viral infections

5

The presence of parasites and allergic reactions are two conditions that often cause an elevation in which white blood cell type?

Eosinophils

6

Peridontal disease is a bacterial infection of the _______ and the accumulation of _______.

gums, tarter

7

What is least likely to cause intestinal inflammation in mice or rats?

Mycoplasma spp

8

What type of medication may help eliminate signs of coccidiosis?

Sulfa drugs

9

What disease is often fatal in ferrest

Canine distemper

10

What is NOT an effective treatment for insulinoma in ferrets?

Insulin

11

What does NOT predispose a cat to be more likely to develop feline lower urinary tract disease?

A diet containing taurine

12

What is the most common route of infection for Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis?

Inhalation of aerosols

13

What is described as the cessation or reduction in the motility of a ruminant's stomach due to indigestion caused by a change within the animal?

Ruman stasis

14

What is the typical treatment for a ruminant with a severely distended, bloated abdomen?

Surgical incision of the rumen

15

What condition causes a moist greasy exudate on the skin of swine?

Staphylococcus hyicus

16

What is NOt a sign of red leg?

Dry rough skin

17

What disease in fish can be successfully treated with repeated dilute formalin baths?

Ich

18

What disease causes lethargy and excessive mucus and white spots on the skin of fish?

Ich

19

What fish disease can be successfully treated using atabrine and sea salt?

Velvet disease

20

Mycobacteriosis in fish is thought to spread through what?

Cannibalism of dead tank mates

21

What statement is FALSE regarding the effects of prions in the nervous system?

Extracellular amyloid plaques cause the brain to become dry and rigid

22

Hyphae are multicellular tubular structures characteristic of what organism?

Molds

23

In what group of helminths are tapeworms found?

Cestodes

24

What group of worms are generally elongate, cylindrical, and non-segmented?

Nematodes

25

What is another term for antibody-mediated response?

Humoral response

26

What term would use to describe a graft that is transplanted between individuals of the same species?

Allograft

27

What statement is true of axenic animals as compared to animals with normal microflora?

Thay have lower white blood cell counts

28

What vitamins are required in lesser quantities in axenic animals?

Vitamin A and vitamin E

29

What best describes "alleles"?

Copies of the same gene

30

Among transgenic mice, what does the generation called F2 represent?

The second generation of the founder of a line