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We have 1,077 Multiple-choice 1st, 2nd, and 3rd order questions with four detailed teaching points linked to 523 PubMed indexed review articles related to the Microbiology Examination. You can customize practice questions to anatomical and clinical Microbiology Medical Student subject areas. In addition, you will have access to a 250 question pre- and post-test Microbiology Exam to help you target learning and identify areas that need further study. Analytics and reports allow you to compare your scores to other students.
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Microbiology Exam Overview
How many hours is the Microbiology Exam?
The Microbiology Exam is 2.5 hours.
How many questions is the Microbiology Exam?
The Microbiology Exam is 125 questions.
What topics are covered on the Microbiology Exam?
Topics include: The Microbiology exam is designed to assess performance at the end of a course, clerkship, or other unit of instruction.
Microbiology Exam MCQs (1,077)
Our question bank for the Microbiology Exam covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 21 questions
- Cardiovascular - 30 questions
- Connective Tissue - 11 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 92 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 11 questions
- Eyes - 41 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 237 questions
- Genetics - 11 questions
- Genitourinary - 106 questions
- Growth and Development - 6 questions
- Gynecologic - 36 questions
- Hematologic - 42 questions
- Infectious - 1185 questions
- Integument - 179 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 50 questions
- Nervous - 121 questions
- Obstetric - 19 questions
- Oncologic - 17 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 1 questions
- Pulmonary - 128 questions
- Renal - 18 questions
- Surgery - 26 questions
- Toxicology - 16 questions
- Trauma - 23 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 2 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 30 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 33 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 107 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 4 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 368 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 438 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 2 questions
- Causes - 768 questions
- Classification - 79 questions
- Differential - 539 questions
- Epidemiology - 73 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 330 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 427 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 29 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 120 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 106 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 61 questions
- History Physical - 1111 questions
- Legal - 1 questions
- Pathophysiology - 782 questions
- Patient Education - 20 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 400 questions
- Toxicology - 15 questions
- Treatment Medical - 265 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 27 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 1 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 89 questions
- Drug Information - 81 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 34 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Microbiology Exam Articles (523)
Postoperative fever is defined as a temperature higher than 38 C (or greater than 100.4 F) on two consecutive postoperative days or higher than 39 ...
Breast infections are divided into lactational and non-lactational, or puerperal and nonpuerperal categories. They can be associated with the ...
() is a pathogen that has been published in the literature since the 1800s. At that time, it was b ...
Celiac disease is an enteropathy of the small intestine. It is triggered by exposure to gluten in the diet of susceptible people. The susceptibilit ...
Chancroid is an exceedingly rare sexually transmitted infection, both in the United States and globally. Understanding its true prevalence is made ...
Amoxicillin is one of the most commonly used antibiotics in the primary care setting. It is an amino-penicillin, created by adding an extra amino g ...
Diarrhea consists of the passage of watery and loose stools multiple times a day (usually more than 3), though specific definitions may vary when a ...
A variety of viruses and bacteria can cause upper respiratory tract infections. These cause a variety of patient diseases including acute bronchiti ...
Acute pyelonephritis is a bacterial infection causing inflammation of the kidneys and is one of the most common diseases of the kidney. Pyelonephri ...
Viruses are the leading cause of acute gastroenteritis in the United States and globally, accounting for the majority of diagnosed acute episodes o ...
Arthrocentesis is a procedure performed to aspirate synovial fluid from a joint cavity. It has both diagnostic and therapeutic uses. While art ...
The genus is an aerobic actinomycete, catalase-positive, gram-positive bacillus, with a branching filamentous form first describe ...
The spleen is the largest lymphoid organ and has a crucial function in the immune system. The spleen is responsible for the production and maturati ...
Tularemia is an acute febrile zoonotic illness caused by the highly infectious Gram-negative organism . It is import ...
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