Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

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