Competitive Exams: Medical Science MCQs (Practice-Test 22 of 135)

  1. The Tsetse fly is a transmission factor for which of the following organisms?

    1. Trichomonas vaginalis

    2. Trypanosoma gambiense

    3. Entamoeba histolytica

    4. Toxoplasma

    Answer: b

  2. The Ixodes tick is a transmission factor for which of the following organisms?

    1. Trichomonas vaginalis

    2. Leishmania donovani

    3. Babesia

    4. Giardia lamblia

    Answer: c

  3. Chagas'disease is commonly treated with Nifurtimox and is linked to the ____ microorganism.

    1. Naegleria

    2. Schistosoma

    3. Wucheria bancrofti

    4. Trypanosoma cruzi

    Answer: d

  4. Which of the following is not fungal related?

    1. Cryptococcus neoformans

    2. Candida albicans

    3. Tinea nigra

    4. Chlamydiae

    Answer: d

  5. Which of the following is not a DNA virus?

    1. Adenovirus

    2. Calicivirus

    3. Papovirus

    4. Poxvirus

    Answer: b

  6. Which of the following is not a RNA virus?

    1. Reovirus

    2. Orthomyxovirus

    3. Deltavirus

    4. Herpesvirus

    Answer: d

  7. Which of the following viruses is not a double strand linear DNA virus?

    1. Poxvirus

    2. Papovavirus

    3. Adenovirus

    4. Herpesvirus

    Answer: b

  8. Which of the following viruses is not a single strand linear RNA virus?

    1. Togavirus

    2. Retrovirus

    3. Bunyavirus

    4. Picornavirus

    Answer: c

  9. The Tzanck test is not used on which of the following viruses?

    1. VZV

    2. HSV-2

    3. HHV-8

    4. HSV-1

    Answer: c

  10. Which of the following microorganisms has not been linked to UTI's?

    1. E. Coli

    2. Pseudomonas

    3. Klebsiella

    4. Haemophilus

    Answer: d