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1.The symbiotic relationship in which one of the organisms benefits and the other is not harmed or helped is referred to as __________.
2.A flora found in the same location as resident flora, but that remains only for a given amount of time is called a __________ flora.
3.A microorganism capable of causing disease is called a(n) __________.
4.Vectors that transmit pathogens and also serve as host for part of the pathogen’s life cycle is a(n) __________ vector.
5.A worldwide epidemic is considered a(n) __________ disease.
6.An organism that does not normally cause disease in a healthy individual, but that can cause disease when there is an imbalance in the normal flora, or when the host becomes immunocompromised, is called a(n) __________ pathogen.
7.Animals, usually arthropods, that carry pathogens from one host to another are called __________.
8.A nonliving object such as a tissue, towel, or even money that can be used to transmit a pathogen to a host is called a(n) __________.
9.A disease that breaks out only occasionally, such as typhoid fever in the United States, is referred to as a(n) __________ disease.
10.The study of the cause of disease is called __________.