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Skin flora: Quiz


Question 1: ________ are most affected by high (95%) concentrations of ethanol, while bacteria are more affected by n-propanol.
RotavirusAdenoviridaeVirusHerpes simplex virus

Question 2: Pseudomonas aeruginosa also produces substances that inhibit the growth of fungus species such as Candida krusei, ________, Torulopsis glabrata, Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Aspergillus fumigatus.
Pneumocystis pneumoniaZygomycotaCandidiasisCandida albicans

Question 3: Conditions such as ________ have been linked to the suppression in cathelicidin production.
Systemic lupus erythematosusBullous pemphigoidAtopic dermatitisContact dermatitis

Question 4: An important use of hand washing is to prevent the transmission of ________ skin flora that cause hospital-acquired infections such as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Multiple drug resistanceAntibiotic resistancePharmacologyDrug resistance

Question 5: [7] It can also inhibit the growth of ________.
Pseudomonas aeruginosaHelicobacter pyloriPeptic ulcerEscherichia coli

Question 6: [9] In addition to these, people with strong foot odor this is due to ________.
Bacillus subtilisGram-positive bacteriaShigellaBacteria

Question 7: The skin creates ________ such as cathelicidins that control the proliferation of skin microbes.
Bactericidal/permeability increasing proteinDefensinAntimicrobial peptidesLysozyme

Question 8: Often they can be all three depending upon the strength of the person's ________.
Adaptive immune systemImmune systemToll-like receptorLymphatic system

Question 9: The benefits bacteria can offer include preventing transient pathogenic organisms from colonizing the skin surface, either by competing for nutrients, secreting chemicals against them, or stimulating the skin's ________.
Lymphatic systemImmune systemToll-like receptorAdaptive immune system

Question 10: Microorganisms play a role in noninfectious skin diseases such as atopic dermatitis,[14] rosacea, psoriasis,[15] and ________[16] Damaged skin can cause nonpathogenic bacteria to become pathogenic.
Alopecia areataAcne vulgarisFolliculitisOnychomycosis


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