Q. 6

Write down the causal organisms of the following diseases :

Tuberculosis, Kala-azar, Malaria, Measles, Athlete's foot, Cholera.

Answer :

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Leishmania donovani, L. infantum, or L. chagasi,

Malaria - Plasmodium malariae is a parasitic protozoa that causes malaria in humans.


Measles - Measles is caused by an RNA paramyxovirus.


Trichophyton mentagrophytes often causes toe web or vesicular (blister like) infections.


Vibrio cholerae, the Causative Organism.


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