Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Opportunistic Mycoses 15
2 HIV 9
3 Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A Streptococci) 8
4 Mycobacterium tuberculosis 8
5 Neisseria meningitidis 7
6 Streptococcus pneumoniae 6
7 Clostridium tetani 6
8 Hepatitis B Virus 6
9 Systemic Mycoses 6
10 Clostridium difficile 6
11 GI Infections of Protozoa 6
12 Roundworms (Nematodes) 5
13 Fungi 5
14 Escherichia coli 5
15 Parvovirus B19 5
16 Corynebacterium diphtheriae 5
17 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 4
18 Viral Genetics 4
19 Staphylococcus aureus 4
20 Amphotericin B 4
21 Acyclovir 4
22 Aminoglycosides 4
23 Metronidazole 3
24 Microbiology of Urinary Tract Infections 3
25 Exotoxins 3
26 Plasmodium and Babesia 3
27 Tapeworms (Cestodes) 3
28 Flukes (Trematodes) 3
29 Varicella Zoster Virus 3
30 Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Mycoses 3
31 Chlamydia trachomatis 3
32 Shigella dysenteriae 3
33 Rabies Virus and Infection 3
34 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) 3
35 HSV Type 1 3
36 Rubella Virus 3
37 Mycobacterium leprae 3
38 Neisseria gonorrhoeae 3
39 Treponema pallidum / Syphilis 3
40 Helicobacter pylori 3
41 Clostridium botulinum 3
42 Bacillus anthracis 3
43 Stains 3
44 Special Culture Requirements 3
45 Encapsulated Bacteria 2
46 Haemophilus influenzae 2
47 Rubeola (Measles) 2
48 Bartonella henselae 2
49 Microbiology of Hepatitis Viruses 2
50 Mycoplasma pneumoniae 2
51 Viral Envelopes 2
52 CNS Infections of Protozoa 2
53 Hepatitis C Virus 2
54 Coronavirus 2
55 RNA Viruses 2
56 Bacillus cereus 2
57 Poliovirus 2
58 Hepatitis A Virus 2
59 Aztreonam 2
60 Vancomycin 2
61 Infections in AIDS 2
62 Antibiotics 2
63 Antimycobacterial Drugs 2
64 Isoniazid 2
65 Rifampin 2
66 Tetracyclines 2
67 Macrolides 2
68 Chloramphenicol 2
69 Sulfonamides 2
70 Ganciclovir 2
71 Protease Inhibitors 2
72 Clostridium perfringens 2
73 Human Papilloma Virus 2
74 Epstein-Barr Virus 2
75 Bacteroides fragilis 1
76 Proteus 1
77 Salmonella typhi 1
78 Salmonella enteridis 1
79 Staphylococcus saprophyticus 1
80 Interferons 1
81 Nystatin 1
82 Azoles 1
83 Echinocandins 1
84 Terbinafine 1
85 Antivirals 1
86 Ribavirin 1
87 Trimethoprim 1
88 Fluoroquinolones 1
89 Antifungals 1
90 Penicillin 1
91 Cephalosporins 1
92 ToRCHeS Infections 1
93 Norwalk Virus 1
94 Coxsackievirus 1
95 Gram-Positive Bacteria 1
96 DNA Viruses 1
97 Ebola and Marburg Viruses 1
98 STDs of Protozoa 1
99 Vaccines 1
100 Sporothrix schenckii 1
101 Molluscum contagiosum 1
102 Leptospira interrogans 1
103 Borrelia burgdorferi 1
104 Yersinia enterocolitica 1
105 Klebsiella 1
106 HSV Type 2 1
107 HHV Type 6 1
108 HHV Type 8 1
109 Prions 1
110 Microbiology of Diarrhea and Food Poisoning 1
111 Microbiology of Pneumonia 1
112 Mumps Virus 1
113 Paramyxoviruses 1
114 Yellow Fever Virus 1
115 Rotavirus 1
116 Influenza Viruses 1
117 Legionella pneumophila 1
118 Adenovirus 1
119 JC Virus 1
120 Vibrio cholerae 1
121 Vibrio parahaemolyticus / vulnificus 1
122 Fusion Inhibitors 1
123 Gardnerella vaginalis 1
124 Rickettsiae / Coxiella 1
125 Serratia 1
126 Parasites 1
127 Bacterial Structures 1
128 Yersinia pestis 1
129 Pasteurella multocida 1
130 Bacterial Genetics 1
131 Endotoxins 1
132 Hemolysis 1
133 Listeria monocytogenes 1
134 Nocardia 1
135 Viridans Group Streptococci 1