Q1: What two microbes are in the picture?
Correct answer is;
- Streptococcus pneumoniae (gram positive diplococcus), 79% found it.
- Haemophilus influenzae (gram negavive rod), 37% found it.
Q2: Which one of the following microbes is most unlikely to cause meningitis?
Correct answer is: Chlamydia pneumoniae (45% correct answers).
According to meningitis.org, there are at least 50 kinds of bacteria that can cause meningitis and septicaemia, but the main types are:
Haemophilus influenzae b (Hib)
Group B Streptococcal (GBS)
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