Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

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