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Micro- Sem3 Mini1
Micro Sem3 Mini1
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Communication
08/13/2010

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Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL 1
Definition
Produced by macrophage induces inflammation
Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL 2
Definition
T-cell GF
Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL 10
Definition
Anti-inflammatory produced by Th2 helper Tcells
Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL 12
Definition
Activate Th1 killer T cells, NKC proliferation
Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL4
Definition
Activate Th2 helper Tcels, B cell proliferation & IgE production
Term
What is the function of the interleukin? IL 13
Definition
Anti-inflammatory; Increase IgE production
Term
Which type of T cell help B cells with isotype switching and what ligand is needed?
Definition
Th2 helper cells, CD40 ligand on the T cell (CD40 on the B-cell)
Term
T cells are produced in the ___ and mature in the ____.
Definition
Bone marrow, Thymus
Term
´╗┐Which marker on the B cell allows EBV to bind to it?
Definition
CD 21
Term
What maker do NK cells have?
Definition
CD16
Term
What marker prevents Bcell from being attacked by NK cells?
Definition
DS9
Term
Which form of the Protozoa is found in the feces?
Definition
The cyst form, it is more resistant to the environment
Term
Name the protozoa: Causes severe diarrhea with fatty stools, found in the USA around wooded areas, has a grandfather clock face nucleus.
Definition
Giardia Lamblia
Term
Name the protozoa: Stains acid fast, GI illness in HIV patients
Definition
Cryptosporidium
Term
Name the protozoa: Causes STIs, Women with fishy discharge from vagina, male partner is usually asymptomatic, Trophozoite seen on secretion smears
Definition
Trichomonas vaginalis
Term
Name the protozoa: Ameoebic, swimming in contaminated water goes through the cribriform plate, found in Florida & Texas, aka the Brain Eating Amoeba
Definition
Negleria Fowleri
Term
What is the vector for African Sleeping sickness and what organism causes it?
Definition
Tsetse fly, Trypanosoma gambiense
Term
What is the vector for Chagas disease and what organism causes it?
Definition
Reduviid bug, Trypanosoma cruzi
Term
What are the sequelae of Chagas diseas (trypanosome cruzi)?
Definition
Megacolon and endocarditis
Term
The sand fly is responsible for the transmission of which organism found mostly in the Caribbean and Middle East?
Definition
Leshmania (species)
Term
What type of mosquito transmits plasmodium responsible for causing malaria?
Definition
Anopheles mosquito
Term
Toxoplasma gondii is transmitted in ___ and can cause ___ in HIV patients and cross the placenta in pregnant women.
Definition
Cat feces, focal brain masses
Term
In laymans terms what are helminthes?
Definition
Big Worms
Term

Choose the correct Protozoa:

Causes lung infections, transmitted in crab meat

 

a) Fasciola bupski

b) Clnorchis sinensis

c) Paragonimus westermanii

d) Schistosoma spp

e) Heterophyes heterophyes

f) Fasciola hepatica

Definition
c) Paragonimus westermanii
Term

Choose the correct Protozoa:

Transmitted by fish and eating raw sushi, causes gallbladder infections

 

a) Fasciola bupski

b) Clnorchis sinensis

c) Paragonimus westermanii

d) Schistosoma spp

e) Heterophyes heterophyes

f) Fasciola hepatica

Definition
b) Clonorchis sinesnsis
Term

Choose the correct Protozoa:

Causes lung infections, transmitted in crab meat

 

a) Fasciola bupski

b) Clnorchis sinensis

c) Paragonimus westermanii

d) Schistosoma spp

e) Heterophyes heterophyes

f) Fasciola hepatica

Choose the correct Protozoa:

Causes liver infections, found in vegetables and plants in places where hygiene is poor

 

a) Fasciola bupski

b) Clnorchis sinensis

c) Paragonimus westermanii

d) Schistosoma spp

e) Heterophyes heterophyes

f) Fasciola hepatica

Definition
f) Fasciola hepatica
Term

Choose the correct Protozoa:

 Is a blood fluke (aka trematode), causes GI & GU manifestations, transmitted by SNAILS, found in asia and africa, can cause bladder cancer

a) Fasciola bupski

b) Clnorchis sinensis

 c) Paragonimus westermanii

 d) Schistosoma spp

 e) Heterophyes heterophyes

 f) Fasciola hepatica

Definition
d) Schistosoma spp
Term

Choose the protozoa (helminthe):

Causes GI ilness, contaminated sushi, causes B12 deficiency

 

a)Enterobius vermicularis

b) Ascaris spp

c) Diphilbothrium latum

d) Taenia solium

e) Taenia saginata

Definition

c) Diphylobothrium latum

 

Term

Choose the protozoa (helminthe):

Transmitted in undercooked pork, can cause seizures with focal masses on MRI

 

a)Enterobius vermicularis

b) Ascaris spp

c) Diphilbothrium latum

d) Taenia solium

e) Taenia saginata

Definition
d) Taenia solium
Term

Choose the protozoa (helminthe):

Most common,

 

a)Enterobius vermicularis

b) Ascaris spp

c) Diphilbothrium latum

d) Taenia solium

e) Taenia saginata

Definition
b) Ascaris spp
Term

Choose the protozoa (helminthe):

Causes itching around the anus, can be diagnosed by the Scotch Tape test, transmitted by children eating sand

 

a)Enterobius vermicularis

b) Ascaris spp

c) Diphilbothrium latum

d) Taenia solium

e) Taenia saginata

Definition
a) Enterobius vermicularis
Term
Definition