Introduction to Microbiology Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Living orgnisms invisible to the naked eye
Study of viruses
Study of fungi
Requires oxygen to grow
Grows in an oxygen free environment
Bacteria that grows with or without oxygen
Microorganisms capable of producing disease
Harmless microorgnisms with their normal environment
Shape of Coccus
Rod shape bacteria
Formed under conditions of nutritional depletion, capable of surviving adverse conditions
Smaller than bacteria and are completely reliant on the host cell for survival
Reside on the surface of the skin and are easily removed by washing
Live in the cracks and crevices of the skin
Apparently healthy person who harbors and can transmit a pathogenic organism
Soiled by a microorganism
Particle of moisture which carries microorganisms
Special percautions taken to prevent transmission of microorganisms from specific body substance
Severe toxic febrile state resulting from infection with Pyogenic microorganism
Free of microorganisms and spores
E Coli is an example of what type of flora
An aerobic gram-positive bacilli
Pseudomonas Aeruginosa is an example of an aerobic gram-____ bacilli
Clostridium _____ is an example of an anaerobic gram-positive bacteria
This is transmitted through percutaneous or permucous in blood, serum, and other body fluids
Coexists with Hepatitis B
This can normally be found in the oral cavity, digestive tract and vagina
These are hospital acquired infections that occur in about 35% of all surgical patients
Most postoperative infections result from seeding by this type of microorganism

Infection Control Vocabulary Crossword

Infection Control Vocabulary  Crossword
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Crossword
Description

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
Type
Crossword
Description

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
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Infection Control & Pathogens Word Search

Infection Control & Pathogens Word Search
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Word Search
Description

Mode of Transmission
Standard Precautions
Chain of Infection
Infection Control
Susceptible Host
Portal of Entry
Portal of Exit
Opportunistic
Microorganism
Chemical Bath
Sterilization
Contaminated
Disinfectant
Handwashing
Rickettsaie
Endogenous
Antisepsis
Reservoir
Exogenous
Anaerobic
Infection
Autoclave
Pathogen
Spirilla
Helminth
Protozoa
Bacteria
Sterile
Aerobic
Goggles
Bacilli
Fomite
Gloves
Sepsis
Gowns
Cocci
Fungi
Virus
Mask
MRSA
PPE
VRE

The principles of infection control Crossword

The principles of infection control Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a microscopic living organism, which may be single celled or multicellular.
the oldest and broadest sense is anything that can produce disease, a term which came into use in the 1880s.
Organisms that live and reproduce in the absence of oxygen
Process that destroys all microorganisms including spores and viruses
Plantlike organisms that live on dead organic matter
Absence of pathogens
Infections acquired in health care facility
Organisms that require oxygen to live
Disease originates outside the body
One-celled plantlike organisms that multiply rapidly
Factors that must be present for disease to occur
Process that destroys or kills pathogens
Smallest microorganisms
Process that inhibits or prevents the growth of pathogenic organisms
One-celled animal organisms found in decayed materials and contaminated water
Rod shaped
comma shaped
round or spherical arranged in a chain
intact unbroken skin

Microorganisms Crossword

Microorganisms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Microorganisms that cause infectious disease
Pathogen that lives in blood
Bacteria that requires oxygen for survival
Bacteria that live without oxygen
Small microbes that pass through most filters
Microbes that grow on other organisms
Animal pathogen, parasites
The way microorganisms enter the body
Number of portals of entry for microorganisms
Spread of disease by contact with pathogen
Confined to one area of the body
Spread through the body
Usual amount of specific disease in a community
Excess of normal occurrences of a specific disease
Increase in normal number of cases of specific disease in a defined geographic area
Epidemic spread over several countries
Recently appearing infectious diseases in a population
Ingested or injected substances that have ability to inhibit growth or destroy pathogens
Chemical agents that treat disease
Biologic or chemical agents that create immunity
Absence or control of microorganisms
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Bacteriostatic agents used on skin
Bacteriostatic agents used on inanimate objects
Process of destroying all living organisms
Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
Organism that lives at the expense of another
Encapsulated bacteria in an inative state

Chapter 5: Infection Control: Principles & Practices Crossword

Chapter 5: Infection Control: Principles & Practices Crossword
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Crossword
Description

What is the abbreviation for Occupational Safety and Health Administration?
What sheet is required for chemical manufacturers and importers assess and communicate the potential hazards associated with their products?
The _______ registers all types of disinfectants sold and used in the United States.
_________ are one-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.
There are thousands of different kinds of bacteria that fall into two primary types: ___________ and nonpathogenic?
Most bacteria are _______________; in other words, they are harmless organisms that may perform useful functions.
___________ are harmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans when they invade the body.
_______________ are pus-forming bacteria arranged in curved lines resembling a string of beads. They cause infections such as strep throat and blood poisoning.
____________ are short, rod-shaped bacteria. They are the most common bacteria and produce diseases such as tetanus (lockjaw), typhoid fever, tuberculosis, and diphtheria.
When they reach their largest size, they divide into two new cells. This division is called _______ ___________.
___________ is a condition by which the body reacts to injury, irritation, or infection by showing redness, heat, pain, and swelling.
A ________ _________, such as a pimple or abscess, is confined to a particular part of the body and appears as a lesion containing pus.
What organism can clients bring into the salon where it can infect others? The bacteria can be carried by clients who are unaware they are harboring a dangerous pathogen.
Acquired Immune Deficiency syndrome is caused by the ____ virus.
What is a submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in the cells of a biological organism?
Some of the viruses that plague humans are measles, mumps, chicken pox, smallpox, rabies, yellow fever, hepatitis, polio, _________, and HIV (which causes AIDS).
__________ are colonies of microorganisms that adhere to environmental surfaces, as well as the human body.
The HIV virus is spread mainly through the sharing of _________ by IV drug users and by unprotected sexual contact.
What is a single-cell organism that grows in irregular masses that include molds, mildews, and yeasts?
What are organisms that grow, feed, and shelter in or in another organism, while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism?
__________ is a contagious skin disease and is caused by the itch mite, which burrows under the skin.
_________ is the ability of the body to destroy, resist, and recognize infection.
_________ ___________ is immunity that the body develops after overcoming a disease, through inoculation, or through exposure to natural allergens such as pollen, cat dander, and ragweed.
What is the process by which all microbial life is destoyed?
What is the process that eliminates most, but not necessarily all, microorganisms on nonporous surfaces?
Disinfectants must have ________ claims on the label.
Properly cleaned implements and tools, free from all visible debris, must be completely ___________ in disinfectant solution.
All disinfectants are inactivated in the presence of many substances. It is _________ to use soap or a detergent first to thoroughly clean the equipment and remove all debris. Never mix detergents with disinfectants and always use in a well-ventilated area.
Quaternary ammonium compounds are also known as _______.
___________ disinfectants, known as tuberculoidal, are a form of formaldehyde.
Household bleach, a 5.25% sodium ___________, is an effective disinfectant and has used extensively as a disinfectant in the salon for large surfaces.

E Chapter 5 Crossword

E Chapter 5 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Requires manufacturers to provide and MSDS
What is an MSDS?
Chemical products that destroy all bacteria, fungi, and viruses (but not spores) on surfaces
Effective for cleaning blood and body fluids
An item made from a material that has no pores or openings, and cannot absorb liquids
Breaks down films and removes the residue of products such as scrubs, salts, and masks
Single-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics
Assuming all blood and body fluids are potential sources of infection
The ability to produce and effect
A form of formaldehyde, has a high pH, and damages the skin and eyes
A process that completely destroys all microbial life, including spores
Harmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans
List the FOUR ideal living conditions for bacteria (alphabetical order)
Division of cells
Binary fission creates
Harmless organisms that may perform useful functions
A type of fungi that is not harmful to people in the salon
Resembles a string of beads, causes strep throat and blood poisoning
CDC
Spiral-shaped, causes syphilis
Most common type of bacteria
Parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in the cells of a biological organism
Grows in pairs and causes pneumonia

Milady Chapter 5 Crossword

Milady Chapter 5 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Reaction due to extreme sensitivity to certain foods, chemicals, or other normally harmless substances.
Chemical germicide formulated for use on skin; registered & regulated by the FDA
Immunity that the body develops after overcoming a disease, through inoculation (such as flu vaccinations) or through exposure to natural allergens such as pollen/cat dander/ragweed.
Showing no symptoms/signs of infection.
Short, rod-shaped bacteria. They are the most common bacteria and produce diseases such as tetanus (lockjaw), typhoid fever, tuberculosis, diphtheria.
One-celled microorganisms that have both plant & animal characteristics. Some are harmful; some are harmless.
Harmless microorganisms that may perform useful functions & are safe to come in contact w/ since they do not cause disease/harm
An item that is made/constructed of a material that has no pores/openings & cannot absorb liquids
Illness resulting from conditions associated w/ employment, such as prolonged & repeated overexposure to certain products/ingredients
Bacteria capable of producing a protective coating that allows them to w/stand very harsh environments, & shed the coating when conditions become more favorable.
Capable of destroying bacteria
The division of bacteria cells into 2 new cells called daughter cells
Colonies of bacteria that adhere together & adhere to environmental surfaces
Disease-causing microorganisms carried in the body by blood/body fluids, such as hepatitis & HIV
chelating detergents; they break down stubborn films & remove the residue of pedicure products (scrubs/salts/masks)
athlete's foot; medical term for fungal infections of the feet; red, itchy rash of the skin on the bottom of the feet &/or in between the toes, usually found between the 4th & 5th toe.
Various poisonous substances produced by some microorganisms (bacteria and viruses)
Disinfectants that kill the bacteria that causes tuberculosis
A disease caused by bacteria that are transmitted through coughing/sneezing
Capable of destroying viruses
A parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects & resides in cells of biological organisms
SP; precautions such as wearing personal protective equipment to prevent skin & mucous membranes where contact w/ a client's blood, body fluids, secretions (except sweat), excretions, non-intact skin, & mucous membranes is likely. Workers must assume that all blood & body fluids are potential sources of infection, regardless of the perceived risk.
Pus-forming bacteria that grow in clusters like a bunch of grapes. They cause abscesses, pustules, and boils.
A mechanical process (scrubbing) using soap & water/detergent & water to remove all visible dirt, debris, & many disease-causing germs. Removes invisible debris that interfere w/ disinfection. Cosmetologists are required to do before disinfecting
Round-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups. The 3 types are staphylococci, streptococci, & diplococci
communicable disease; disease that is spread from 1 person to another person. Some of the more contagious diseases are the common cold, ringworm, conjunctivitis (pinkeye), viral infections, &natural nail/toe & foot infections
The presence/reasonably anticipated presence, of blood/other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface/visible debris or residues (dust/hair/skin)
The removal of blood & all other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface, and the removal of visible debris/residue (dust, hair, & skin)
Determination of the nature of a disease from its symptoms &/or diagnostic tests. Federal regulations prohibit salon professionals from performing a diagnosis
Spherical bacteria that grow in pairs & cause diseases such as pneumonia
Transmission of blood/body fluids through touching (including shaking hands), kissing, coughing, sneezing, & talking
An abnormal condition of all/part of the body/its systems/organs, which makes the body incapable of carrying on normal function

Infection Control Worksheet

Infection Control Worksheet
Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

very safe and fast acting disinfectants
what is MSDS
One-celled microorganisms that has both plant and animal characteristics. Some are harmful some are harmless
Chemical products approved by EPA design to destroy most bacteria (excluding spores), fungi, and viruses on surfaces
Spherical bacteria that grows in pairs and causes diseases such as pneumonia
The division of bacteria cells into two new cells called daughter cells
The ability to produce an effect
The invasion of body tissues by disease- causing pathogens
Are the methods use to eliminate or reduce transmission of infectious organisms
self-movement
A fluid created by infection
Harmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans when they invade the body
Harmless microorganisms that may preform useful functions and are safe to come in contact with since they do not cause harm
Chemical process for reducing the number of disease-causing germs on cleaned surfaces to a safe level
Capable of destroying viruses
a ringworm fungus of the foot
The process that completely destroys all microbial life, including spores
Pus-forming bacteria that grows in clusters like a bunch of grapes. They cause abscesses,pustules,and boils.
Spiral or corkscrew-shaped bacteria that causes diseases such as syphilis and Lyme disease
Pus-forming bacteria arranged in curved lines resembling string of beads. They cause infections such as strep throat and poisoning
Any organism of microscopic or submicroscopic size
made or constructed of a material that has pores or an openings. Porous items are absorbent
Caused by or capable of being transmitted by infection
Capable of destroying bacteria
The presence, or the reasonably anticipated presence, of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface or visible debris or residue such as dust, hair and skin
The removal of blood and all other potentially infectious materials on an item's surfaces, and the removal of visible debris or residue such as dust,hair and skin