Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

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