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The time between contact and onset of illness is called
duration of illness
The use of practices and procedures to prevent contamination from pathogens is called what?
True or false: Part of an area on the body that has suffered damage through injury or disease is called a lesion.
True or False:The identification of an illness or other problem by examination of the medical evidence by a medical professional is known as the diagnosis.
Common cold is an example of which agent?
A microscopic organism such as a bacterium, virus, or fungus is known as
The gelatinous substance that offers a nutritional environment for bacteria to grow on our petri dishes is known as
Which of the following best defines glands?
Provide a filter to the upper body.
Lymph nodes in the throat that act as a backup to the tonsils.
Lymph nodes in the stomach that help fight disease through a filtering process.
Lymph nodes in the neck that are small, bean-shaped organs that help the body recognize and fight germs, infections, and other foreign substances.
In disease, a factor, such as a microorganism or a chemical substance, that can impact the development of a disease or illness.
organisms such as yeasts or mold are classified as
An expert in microbiology, the study of microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses