Case Study 1

A 64-year old male with fever, malaise, and cough.


Question 2 of 6

What is the shape of the infecting organism?
Bacteria are referred to by their shape.
A. Coccus
Round bacteria are referred to as cocci
B. Coccoid rod
Short rods are often referred to as coccoid rods
C. Rod
Long bacteria are referred to as rod shaped bacteria

The Biology Project
University of Arizona
Tuesday, August 4, 1998
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