Diseases and Disorders Crossword
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Illnesses cause by many factors
any agent that casues a disease
Prokaryotic organisms that cause infections
Medicines that can be used as treatment for bacterial diseases
Nonliving things that attack cells and make them reproduce their illness
Viruses inject their _____ for cells to reproduce and infect others
Injections that can help prevent viral infections
Poisonous substances created by plants (poison ivy), animals (rattlesnakes), or improperly prepared or stored food
_________________ disorders are passed down from our parent's genes
Soaps and cleaners that prevent the spread of germs
Diseases that can be passed (caught) from person to person
Diseases that can't be caught (passed from person to person)
Diseases that are easily passed from person to person
Protection from getting a disease
Proteins in our bodies that recognize pathogens and protect us from them

Infection Control Vocabulary Crossword

Infection Control Vocabulary  Crossword
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the absence of bacteria, viruses and other microorganisms
the use of a chemical agent or solution to destroy pathogens
the presence of an infectious agent on a body surface or clothing, bedding and surgical instruments
free from bacteria or other living microorganisms
a specified area such as within a tray that is considered to be free of microorganisms
a medical device that uses temperature and steam to sterilize surgical instruments
guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for reducing risk of transmission
personal protective equipment such as gloves and masks
the process of destroying all microorganisms and their pathogenic products
the process of destroying all bacteria
a substance that inhibits the growth and development of microorganisms
a route in which a pathogen can enter a susceptible host
the conveyance of a disease from one person to another person or object
a pathogen that causes a disease such as virus, parasite or bacterium
an area for a pathogen to live and develop
acquired or occurring in a hospital
requires oxygen to live
can live and develop without oxygen
human immunodeficiency virus
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
hepatitis b virus
organisms invisible to the naked eye
a bacterium, virus or other microorganism that can cause disease
a microorganism that cannot cause disease
a disease that can transmitted
a route where a pathogen can leave its host
infection risk

Milady 2016 Chapter 5 Infection Control: Principles & Practices Crossword

Milady 2016 Chapter 5 Infection Control: Principles & Practices Crossword
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One-celled microorganisms having both plant and animal characteristics. Some are harmful and some are harmless
Transmission of blood or body fluids through touching (including shaking hands), kissing, coughing, sneezing, and talking.
Single-cell organisms that grow in irregular masses that include molds, mildews, and yeasts.
Transmission of blood or body fluids through contact with an intermediate contaminated object, such as a razor, extractor, nipper, or an environmental surface.
Invasion of body tissues by disease-causing pathogens.
Nonscientific synonym for disease-producing organisms.
Any organism of microscopic to submicroscopic size.
Harmful microorganisms that enter the body and can cause disease.
Organisms that grow, feed, and shelter on or in another organism (referred to as the host) while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism.
Various poisonous substances produced by some microorganisms (bacteria and viruses).
A submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in cells of biological organisms.
Reaction due to extreme sensitivity to certain foods, chemicals, or other normally harmless substances.
A disease that is spread from one person to another person.
The presence, or the reasonably anticipated presence, of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface or visible debris or residues such as dust, hair, and skin.
Condition in which the body reacts to injury, irritation, or infection.

Infection Control Crossword

Infection Control Crossword
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too small to be seen by the naked eye
micro-organisms that cause infection
small single cell organisms
resistant form of bacteria, remain viable for years
only grow inside animals
organisms that contains genetic material
decompose plants and animals to fill the soil with nutrients.
smallest and least understood of all microbes.
complex single cell organisms.
most micro-organisms do not cause infections
any place where pathogens can thrive or pose a threat, must have moisture, nutrients, and suitable temperature.
route through which blood, body fluids, excretions, or secretions leave the body.
most dircet way to break the cycle is prevention.
host is touched by infected person transmitting pathogens directly.
object has been in contact with pathogen.
infected arthropod as a host.
any medium that transports pathogens.
occurs with dust that contains spores or by droplet.
when an infected person coughs, sneezes, speaks, or sings
route pathogens gain entry into a host.
a pathogen lives inside.
a natural resistance.
born with a certian amount of immunity
occurs following an injection of prepared anitbodies
2 million hospitalized patients acquire annually
reducing the probability of speading infection
best way to avoid spreading infection

Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword

Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword
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They are transmitted through blood or body fluid
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
PPE required for performing any first aid
The thickening of blood
Vampire food
A serious liver disease that can be prevented with a vaccine
Causes AIDS
An infection that attacks the liver but may have no symptoms
Another word for needles
Sharp metal objects that can transport disease
Blood, saliva, etc.
Waste that poses an environmental danger due to its biological risk
The action of stopping something from happening
An approach to infection control to treat all human blodd and body fluids as if they were known to be infectious
Help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available
Equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from injury or infection
Instruments used to administer medication into veins
The state of being exposed to contact with something
AIDS, HIV, Hepatitis C, etc.
The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning

HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle

HIV/AIDS Crossword Puzzle
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Description

A medicine/ drug or treatment effective against viruses is
Action or process of spreading something to another person is
An fatal disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV
The _________ ___________ protects your body from diseases and infections
The causative agent of an infectious disease
A fluid or fluid secretions of the body (ex: blood, semen, saliva)
Fluid that circulates throughout the body and carries oxygen
Keep something from happening
Virus that attacks the immune system
Medical treatment replaces an particular absent enzyme in patient

Infection and response Crossword

Infection and response Crossword
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A substance that's like the drug being tested but doesn't do anything.
Very small living cells which causes salmonella and gonerrhoea.
Diseases that cannot spread between organisms.
Drugs you take which kill bacteria.
The uncontrolled growth and division of cells results in the formation of this:
The state of physical and mental well-being.
A disease caused by a protist whereby a mosquito picks uo the disease from an infected animal and passes it on.
Microorganisms that enter the body and cause communicable diseases.
Injecting small amounts of dead or inactive pathogen which carry antigens.
Diseases that spread from person to person or animal to person.
Made by white blood cells- bind to antigens and pathogens
A disease caused by a virus and is spread through the exchange of bodily fluids.

Sanitary Food Handling Crossword

Sanitary Food Handling Crossword
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When food enters temperature range from 41 F to 135 F.
capable of producing food-borne illness
foods that will not make you sick or hurt you when you eat them
measurement of the amount of moisture available in food
an illness that results from eating contaminated foods
multi-celled organisms that reproduce on their own and need a host
biological hazard that can cause illness when they invade a cell
an agent which has the potential to cause harm to a vulnerable target
a type of parasitic worm
fish having high amounts of this should avoided
using heat or chemicals to reduce the number of pathogens on a surface to safe levels
a process involving restricting access of pests, disposing of waste properly and using pesticides
disease-causing organism
contamination caused by introducing disease-causing substances directly to food
always keep this clean and sanitized
single-celled or multi-celled organism that can be beneficial or cause a food-borne illness
to use again
a bacteria found in the intestines of humans and other animals

Communicable diseases Crossword

Communicable diseases Crossword
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Description

disease causing microorganism
contains enzymes/ chemicals to kill pathogens
wet and sticky substance produced by cells that line the nose and lungs - traps germs/ dust/ bacteria
contains acid that kills pathogens
stops some microorganisms entering the ear canal
stops some microorganisms entering the nasal passages
tiny hair like structure that sweeps dust/ bacteria out of the throat and lungs
a way of growing bacteria in a lab under sterile (very clean) conditions
when our body knows which antibodies to make against a disease so we are protected from that disease
chemical produced by white blood cells that target specific virus/bacteria and kill them
these cancel out the toxins made by the pathogen
some white blood cells surround the pathogen and ingest them and destroy them
outer protective layer prevents pathogens coming into the body

viruses Crossword

viruses Crossword
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Description

An infectionious particle made only out of a strand of DNA or RNA is known as what?
What produces disease?
What is an infectious particle that causes diseases in plants?
What is an infectious particle made out of only proteins that can cause other proteins to fold incorrectly?
What is the protein shell around viruses called?
What are viruses that infect bacteria?
What is the phage DNA inserted into the host cell’s DNA?
What is the phage that combines its DNA with the host cells DNA?
What is an infection pathway in which the host cell bursts?
What is the most familiar cold?
What is a rapid outbreak of an infection?
What substance stimulates the bodys immune response?
What is a virus that contains RNA and uses an enzyme to make a copy of DNA?
What is a small piece of genetic material that can replicate seperatley from the main chromosome?
What is a long rope like structure outside of a cell that is used for movement?
What is it called when prokaryotes exchange parts of their chromosomes?
What is a specialized cell with a protected wall?
What is the process that uses microbes to break down pollutants?
What is a poison released by organisms?
What is a chemical that kills or slows down the growth of bacteria?

Vaccination Crossword

Vaccination Crossword
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A substance injected to stimulate the production of antibodies.
Surname of the father of Immunology.
Another word for vaccination.
The skin is an example of this 'line' of defence.
A type of white blood cell, second line of defence
These are produced in the third line of defence.
A disease causing microorganism.
These produce an immune response upon re-infection by the same microbe.
The name of the cow that gave the milkmaid cowpox.
Infectious disease caused by a virus that can cause paralysis.
MMR is a vaccine against rubella, mumps, and what?
Bacterial infection of the nervous system, enters through cuts and scratches.
Secondary, typically undesirable effects of a drug or medical treatment.
A disease that can be passed from one person to another.
Prokaryotic cell type that can cause disease.
Infectious agent that can multiply in living cells.