Infectious Diseases - Plague. Leprosy.

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1. What is the Streptomycin dose to treat a patient with Plague?

  • IM as one dose daily.Totaling 15mg/kg body weight per day for 10 days.
  • IM in two divided doses daily, Totaling 30mg/kg body weight per day for 10 days.
  • IV in two divided doses daily. Totaling 30mg/kg body weight per day for 10 days.
  • Oral dose. Totaling 30mg/kg body weight per day for 10 days.
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2. What is the dose for Tetracycline; to treat a patient with Plague?

  • Orally. 2 to 4 g day in four divided doses for 10 days.
  • IM. 2 to 4 g day in four divided doses for 10 days.
  • Orally. 2 to 4 g day in two divided doses for 10 days.
  • Orally. 2 to 4 g day. For 10 days.

3. Define the term Tuberculoid leprosy.

  • High-resistant leprosy. It has localized signs where it is restricted to skin and peripheral nerves.
  • Low-resistant leprosy. Generalised bacyeraemic disease which involves many systems, with widespread lesions of the skin, peripheral nerves, URT, the reticuloendothelial system, eyes, bone and testes.

4. What are the different clinical forms of Plague?

  • Bubonic Plague. Thrombotic Plague. Septic Plague. Meningits Plague.
  • Bubonic Plague. Cutaneous Plague. Septic Plague. Mediastinal Plague.
  • Bubonic Plague. Cutaneous Plague. Septic Plague. Meningitis Plague. Pneumonia Plague.
  • Bubonic Plague. Myocarditis Plague. Septic Plague. Cutaneous Plague.

5. Which drug is indicated in patients with Meningitis or those who have profound hypotension?

  • Tetracycline.
  • Gentamicin.
  • Chloramphenicol.
  • Doxycycline.

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