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Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases: We've Got Chills True or False

1. Why are fever and inflammation symptoms for many infectious diseases? -> are caused by the human immune response
2. When you have an infection but you don't show symptoms this means the infection is ________. -> Only infecting the inside of your body
3. Another word for a fungal infection is a __________ infection. -> Mycotic
4. A doctor might prescribe an antifungal medication if you have____________. -> Hookworm
5. HIV stands for______________________ -> Human Infectious virus
6. What is it called when a bacteria is no longer killed by a drug? -> Drug resistance
7. What is every virus comprised of? -> Capsid and Genome
8. Marburg and Ebola both cause________________. -> Severe diarrhea
9. Which of the following is an available treatment for leprosy? -> Antibiotic
10. Whooping cough is caused by which bacteria? -> Bordetella pertussis