Microbiology Readings

  1. __?__ prevents diarhea most likely because __?__.
    • Zinc
    • Is an essential component in many immune system proteins so it increase synthesis of these proteins when zinc levels are high.
  2. ORT is used to __?__ and it works by __?__.
    Keep the body hydrated during constant diarhea by increasing cellular osmolarity which is low due to microbial effects allowing cells to more effectively retain water.
  3. Klebsiella pneumoniae is Klebsiella pneumoniae __?__.
    an oppertunistic, gram (-), diplococci only treatable by a toxic antibiotic, that is part of normal flora.
  4. __?__ was being transfered through __?__.
    • K. pneumonia
    • coming into contact with urin coniminated machinery
  5. MRSA is and is found most common in __?__.
    Multiple drug Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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Microbiology Readings
Microbiology Readings