Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

# Topic Questions
1 Opportunistic Mycoses 17
2 Mycobacterium Tuberculosis 14
3 HIV 13
4 Clostridioides difficile 9
5 Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A Streptococci) 9
6 Hepatitis B Virus 9
7 GI Infections: Protozoa 9
8 Streptococcus pneumoniae 8
9 Neisseria meningitidis 8
10 Systemic Mycoses 8
11 Treponema pallidum / Syphilis 7
12 Escherichia coli 7
13 Clostridium tetani 7
14 Staphylococcus aureus 7
15 Roundworms (Nematodes) 7
16 Exotoxins 6
17 Amphotericin B 6
18 Parvovirus B19 6
19 Chlamydia trachomatis 5
20 Mycoplasma pneumoniae 5
21 Viral Genetics 5
22 Corynebacterium diphtheriae 5
23 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) 5
24 Fungi 5
25 Acyclovir 5
26 CNS Infections: Protozoa 5
27 Human Papilloma Virus 4
28 Clostridium perfringens 4
29 HSV Type 2 4
30 Aminoglycosides 4
31 Macrolides 4
32 Varicella Zoster Virus 4
33 Shigella dysenteriae 4
34 Legionella pneumophila 4
35 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 4
36 Mycobacterium leprae 4
37 Clostridium botulinum 4
38 Bacillus anthracis 4
39 Listeria monocytogenes 4
40 Stains 4
41 Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Mycoses 4
42 HSV Type 1 4
43 Rabies Virus and Infection 4
44 Helicobacter pylori 4
45 Vibrio cholerae 3
46 Bartonella henselae 3
47 Rubella Virus 3
48 Rubeola (Measles) 3
49 Viral Envelopes 3
50 Special Culture Requirements 3
51 Neisseria gonorrhoeae 3
52 Chloramphenicol 3
53 Metronidazole 3
54 Tetracyclines 3
55 Vancomycin 3
56 Microbiology of Urinary Tract Infections 3
57 Prions 3
58 Epstein-Barr Virus 3
59 Isoniazid 3
60 Babesia 3
61 Hepatitis A Virus 3
62 Visceral Infections: Protozoa 3
63 Plasmodium 3
64 Tapeworms (Cestodes) 3
65 Flukes (Trematodes) 3
66 Hepatitis C Virus 2
67 Norovirus 2
68 Poliovirus 2
69 Coxsackievirus 2
70 Coronavirus 2
71 Hepatitis E Virus 2
72 RNA Viruses 2
73 Salmonella typhi 2
74 Rifamycins 2
75 Ganciclovir 2
76 Protease Inhibitors 2
77 Staphylococcus saprophyticus 2
78 Bacillus cereus 2
79 Microbiology of Pneumonia 2
80 ToRCHeS Infections 2
81 Infections in AIDS 2
82 Antibiotics 2
83 Aztreonam 2
84 Anti-Mycobacterial Drugs 2
85 Trimethoprim 2
86 Terbinafine 2
87 Adenovirus 2
88 Haemophilus influenzae 2
89 Enterobacteriaceae 2
90 Klebsiella 2
91 Yersinia enterocolitica 2
92 Yersinia pestis 2
93 Ehrlichia 2
94 Bacterial Genetics 2
95 Nocardia 2
96 Viridans Group Streptococci 2
97 Encapsulated Bacteria 2
98 Bordetella pertussis 2
99 Mumps Virus 2
100 Rotavirus 2
101 Influenza Viruses 2
102 Microbiology of Hepatitis Viruses 2
103 Vibrio parahaemolyticus / vulnificus 2
104 Fusion Inhibitors 2
105 Molluscum contagiosum 2
106 Leptospira interrogans 2
107 Borrelia burgdorferi 1
108 Campylobacter jejuni 1
109 Chlamydophila 1
110 Gardnerella vaginalis 1
111 Rickettsiae 1
112 Francisella tularensis 1
113 Serratia 1
114 Arboviruses 1
115 Introduction to Picornaviruses 1
116 Yellow Fever Virus 1
117 Vaccines 1
118 Bacterial Structures 1
119 Endotoxins 1
120 Haemophilus ducreyi 1
121 Hemolysis 1
122 Brucella 1
123 Pasteurella multocida 1
124 Intracellular Organisms 1
125 Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B Streptococci) 1
126 Enterococci (Group D Streptococci) 1
127 JC Virus 1
128 Griseofulvin 1
129 Anti-Virals 1
130 Amantadine 1
131 Ribavirin 1
132 Nystatin 1
133 Azoles 1
134 Echinocandins 1
135 Fluoroquinolones 1
136 Clindamycin 1
137 Sulfonamides 1
138 Penicillin 1
139 Penicillinase-Resistant Penicillins 1
140 Cephalosporins 1
141 Microbiology of Osteomyelitis and Arthritis 1
142 Microbiology of Diarrhea and Food Poisoning 1
143 HHV Type 6 1
144 HHV Type 8 1
145 Gram-Positive Bacteria 1
146 DNA Viruses 1
147 Actinomyces israelii 1
148 Proteus 1
149 Interferons 1
150 Anti-Fungals 1
151 Bacteroides fragilis 1
152 Non-typhoidal Salmonella 1
153 Protozoa 1
154 Hantavirus 1
155 RSV 1
156 Ebola Virus 1
157 Dengue 1
158 West Nile Virus 1
159 STDs: Protozoa 1
160 Cidofovir 1
161 Anti-Helminth Drugs 1