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