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 Clostridium perfringens 3
46 Epstein-Barr Virus 3
47 Microbiology of Urinary Tract Infections 3
48 Prions 3
49 Viral Envelopes 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 Tetracyclines 2
58 Trimethoprim 2
59 Microbiology of Pneumonia 2
60 Infections in AIDS 2
61 Antibiotics 2
62 Aztreonam 2
63 Vancomycin 2
64 Chloramphenicol 2
65 Ganciclovir 2
66 Protease Inhibitors 2
67 Salmonella typhi 2
68 Staphylococcus saprophyticus 2
69 Bacillus cereus 2
70 Human Papilloma Virus 2
71 RNA Viruses 2
72 Babesia 2
73 Poliovirus 2
74 Coxsackievirus 2
75 Hepatitis A Virus 2
76 CNS Infections of Protozoa 2
77 Visceral Infections of Protozoa 2
78 Hepatitis C Virus 2
79 Coronavirus 2
80 Klebsiella 2
81 Haemophilus influenzae 2
82 Listeria monocytogenes 2
83 Adenovirus 2
84 Yersinia pestis 2
85 Encapsulated Bacteria 2
86 Viridans Group Streptococci 2
87 Bacterial Genetics 2
88 Vibrio cholerae 2
89 Vibrio parahaemolyticus / vulnificus 2
90 Fusion Inhibitors 2
91 Leptospira interrogans 2
92 Bartonella henselae 2
93 Microbiology of Hepatitis Viruses 2
94 Mumps Virus 2
95 Rotavirus 2
96 Influenza Viruses 2
97 Yellow Fever Virus 1
98 Vaccines 1
99 HHV Type 6 1
100 HHV Type 8 1
101 Borrelia burgdorferi 1
102 Molluscum contagiosum 1
103 Campylobacter jejuni 1
104 Gardnerella vaginalis 1
105 Rickettsiae 1
106 Serratia 1
107 Bordetella pertussis 1
108 Endotoxins 1
109 Haemophilus ducreyi 1
110 Hemolysis 1
111 Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B Streptococci) 1
112 Enterococci (Group D Streptococci) 1
113 Bacterial Structures 1
114 Ehrlichia 1
115 Pasteurella multocida 1
116 Intracellular Organisms 1
117 JC Virus 1
118 Nocardia 1
119 Yersinia enterocolitica 1
120 Hepatitis E Virus 1
121 RSV 1
122 Ebola Virus 1
123 STDs of Protozoa 1
124 Norovirus 1
125 Dengue 1
126 Anthelmintics 1
127 Gram-Positive Bacteria 1
128 DNA Viruses 1
129 Non-typhoidal Salmonella 1
130 Actinomyces israelii 1
131 Proteus 1
132 Interferons 1
133 Bacteroides fragilis 1
134 Clindamycin 1
135 Sulfonamides 1
136 ToRCHeS Infections 1
137 Penicillin 1
138 Penicillinase-Resistant Penicillins 1
139 Cephalosporins 1
140 Microbiology of Diarrhea and Food Poisoning 1
141 Fluoroquinolones 1
142 Antifungals 1
143 Nystatin 1
144 Azoles 1
145 Echinocandins 1
146 Terbinafine 1
147 Griseofulvin 1
148 Antivirals 1
149 Ribavirin 1
150 Cidofovir 1