Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

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