Flashcards in Mycology/Parasitology Deck (98)
What bug causes Tinea versicolor?
What does M. furfur produce? What is damaged?
acids that damage melanocytes
What is the appearance of M. furfur?
spaghetti and meatballs
Which fungi can cause endocarditis in IV drug users?
What is the most specific test for H. capsulatum? What does this detect?
Which two groups of people can mucor and rhizopus be found?
diabetics and leukemic
What do mucor and rhizopus penetrate?
Does aspergillus have septate?
Do mucor and rhizopus have septate?
What is the treatment for mucor and rhizopus?
What type of silver stain can be used for Pneumocystis?
Two drugs for pneumocystis?
How many nuclei are in E. histolytica?
up to four
Drug for C. parvum?
Two drugs for toxo?
Which bug carries African Sleeping Sickness?
Two drugs for T. brucei?
Suramin and melosoprol
When is suramin used for T. brucei?
When is melosoprol used for T. bruce?
What is pork tapeworm?
What is beef tapeworm?
What is dog tapeworm?
What is fish tapeworm?
What is the lung fluke?
Which species causes cerebral malaria?
Anti-malarial drug therapy begins with what drug?
What is the MOA of chloroquine?
blocks heme polymerase
Two drugs for chloroquine malaria?
Drug for life threatening malaria?