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 Fungi 5
16 Roundworms (Nematodes) 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 Microbiology of Urinary Tract Infections 3
41 Metronidazole 3
42 Plasmodium and Babesia 3
43 Tapeworms (Cestodes) 3
44 Flukes (Trematodes) 3
45 Clostridium perfringens 2
46 Bacillus cereus 2
47 Poliovirus 2
48 Coxsackievirus 2
49 Hepatitis A Virus 2
50 CNS Infections of Protozoa 2
51 Influenza Viruses 2
52 RNA Viruses 2
53 Hepatitis C Virus 2
54 Coronavirus 2
55 Antimycobacterial Drugs 2
56 Isoniazid 2
57 Rifampin 2
58 Ganciclovir 2
59 Protease Inhibitors 2
60 Sulfonamides 2
61 Human Papilloma Virus 2
62 Epstein-Barr Virus 2
63 Aztreonam 2
64 Vancomycin 2
65 Tetracyclines 2
66 Macrolides 2
67 Chloramphenicol 2
68 Listeria monocytogenes 2
69 Klebsiella 2
70 Encapsulated Bacteria 2
71 Haemophilus influenzae 2
72 Legionella pneumophila 2
73 Infections in AIDS 2
74 Antibiotics 2
75 Rubeola (Measles) 2
76 Bartonella henselae 2
77 Microbiology of Hepatitis Viruses 2
78 Mycoplasma pneumoniae 2
79 Viral Envelopes 2
80 Yellow Fever Virus 1
81 Rotavirus 1
82 Vaccines 1
83 Sporothrix schenckii 1
84 Molluscum contagiosum 1
85 Vibrio cholerae 1
86 Vibrio parahaemolyticus / vulnificus 1
87 Fusion Inhibitors 1
88 Gardnerella vaginalis 1
89 Rickettsiae / Coxiella 1
90 Serratia 1
91 HSV Type 2 1
92 Mumps Virus 1
93 Paramyxoviruses 1
94 Penicillin 1
95 Cephalosporins 1
96 HHV Type 6 1
97 HHV Type 8 1
98 Prions 1
99 Microbiology of Diarrhea and Food Poisoning 1
100 Microbiology of Pneumonia 1
101 Adenovirus 1
102 JC Virus 1
103 Yersinia enterocolitica 1
104 Campylobacter jejuni 1
105 Leptospira interrogans 1
106 Borrelia burgdorferi 1
107 Nocardia 1
108 Viridans Group Streptococci 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 STDs of Protozoa 1
138 Norwalk Virus 1
139 Gram-Positive Bacteria 1
140 DNA Viruses 1
141 Cidofovir 1