Microbiology High-Yield Topics

Topics with the highest number of questions.

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