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  1. InfectionThe invasion of body tissues by disease-causing pathogens.

          

  2. DisinfectedA surface must be properly cleaned before it can be ________.

          

  3. DiagnosisAn abnormal condition of all or part of the body, or its systems or organs, that makes the body incapable of carrying on normal function.

          

  4. MildewA type of fungus that affects plants or grows on intimate objects, but does not cause human infections in the salon.

          

  5. VirucidalCapable of destroying fungi.

          

  6. SterilizationThe process that completely destroys all microbial life, including spores.

          

  7. Phenolic DisinfectantsChemical products that destroy all bacteria, fungi, and viruses (but not spores) on surfaces.

          

  8. StaphylococciPus-forming bacteria that grow in clusters like a bunch of grapes. They cause abscesses, pustules, and boils.

          

  9. Tinea PedisA ringworm fungus of the foot.

          

  10. NonpathogenicHarmless microorganisms that may perform useful functions and are safe to come in contact with since they do not cause disease or harm.

          

  11. Not allowedHarmless microorganisms that may perform useful functions and are safe to come in contact with since they do not cause disease or harm.

          

  12. InfectiousThe invasion of body tissues by disease-causing pathogens.

          

  13. Systemic DiseaseDisease produced by organisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites.

          

  14. Material Safety Datta Sheet (MSDS)"Planter warts" ; a virus that can infect the bottom of the foot and resembles small black dots, usually in clustered groups.

          

  15. Infectious DiseaseDisease caused by pathogenic microorganisms that enter the body. It may or may not be spread person to person.

          

  16. Direct TransmissionTransmission of blood or body fluids through touching, kissing, coughing, sneezing, and talking.

          

  17. OSHAFungal infections are much more common on the ______ than on the hands.

          

  18. Parasitic DiseaseOrganisms that grow, feed, and shelter on or in another organisms while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism. They mush have a host to survive.

          

  19. 14 DaysAccelerated hydrogen peroxide, or AHP, is a recently approved form of disinfectant that only needs to be changed every ______.

          

  20. Local InfectionAn infection, such as a pimple or abscess, that is confined to a particular part of the body and appears as a lesion containing pus.

          

  21. Indirect TransmissionTransmission of blood or body fluids through contact with an intermediate contaminated object such as a razor, extractor, nipper, or an environmental surface.

          

  22. Tinea Barbae"barbers itch" ; a superficial fungal infection that commonly affects the skin. It is primarily limited to the bearded areas of the face and neck or around the scalp.

          

  23. Contagious diseaseWhat is a disease that is spread by contact from one person to another person?

          

  24. LocalRound-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups.

          

  25. logbookSalons should keep a _______ that identifies each time a piece of equipment is used, cleaned, disinfected, tested, and maintained.

          

  26. no more effective thanAntimicrobial and antibacterial soaps are ________ regular soaps or detergents.

          

  27. diluted before use"barbers itch" ; a superficial fungal infection that commonly affects the skin. It is primarily limited to the bearded areas of the face and neck or around the scalp.

          

  28. Hospital DisinfectantsDisinfectants that are effective for cleaning blood and body fluids.

          

  29. DiseaseAn abnormal condition of all or part of the body, or its systems or organs, that makes the body incapable of carrying on normal function.

          

  30. Disinfection (disinfecting)Powerful tuberculocidal disinfectants. They are a form of formaldehyde, have a very high pH, and can damage the skin and eyes.

          

  31. adding disinfectant to waterA surface must be properly cleaned before it can be ________.

          

  32. whirlpool foot spas"chelating detergents"; detergents that break down stubborn films and remove the residue of pedicure products such as scrubs, salts, and masks.

          

  33. DisinfectantsCaused by or capable of being transmitted by infection.

          

  34. InflammationThe presence, or the reasonably anticipated presence of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface or visible debris or residues such as dust, hair, and skin.

          

  35. Universal PrecautionsThe presence of pus is a sign of ________.

          

  36. ContaminationThe removal of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface and the removal of visible depress or residue such as dust, hair, and skin.

          

  37. pipe-less foot spaWhen cleaning and disinfecting a ______, remove the impeller, footplate, and any other removable parts according to the manufacturer's instructions.

          

  38. EfficacyThe ability to produce an effect.

          

  39. PathogenicOne-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.

          

  40. Acquired ImmunityA condition in which the body reacts to injury, irritation, or infection; characterized by redness, heat, pain, and swelling.

          

  41. ImmunityThe ability of the body to destroy and resist infection. It can be natural or acquired.

          

  42. HepatitisThe ability of the body to destroy and resist infection. It can be natural or acquired.

          

  43. stateNever let disinfectants such as phenols and quotes come in contact with your _____.

          

  44. Sodium HypochloritePus-forming bacteria that grow in clusters like a bunch of grapes. They cause abscesses, pustules, and boils.

          

  45. FeetFungal infections are much more common on the ______ than on the hands.

          

  46. 10 minutesWhen disinfecting a whirlpool foot spa after use by a client, you must circulate the disinfectant for ______ or for the time recommended by the manufacturer.

          

  47. Binary FissionThe invasion of body tissues by disease-causing pathogens.

          

  48. With a clean paper towelHow often should you clean a whirlpool foot spa and leave disinfectant solution in it overnight?

          

  49. Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (quats)Immunity that is partly inherited and partly developed through healthy living.

          

  50. DiplococciRound-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups.

          

  51. SpirillaSlender, hairlike extensions used by bacilli and spirilla for locomotion. "cilia"

          

  52. SanitationA chemical process for reducing the number of disease-causing germs on cleaned surfaces to a safe level.

          

  53. Chelating SoapsA bloodborne virus that causes disease and can damage the liver.

          

  54. AllergyMicroscopic plant parasites, which include molds, mildews, and yeasts; can produce contagious diseases such as ringworm.

          

  55. InfectiousSomething caused by or capable of being transmitted by infection is called ______.

          

  56. VirusA parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in cells of biological organisms.

          

  57. Multiuse"reusable" ' items that can be cleaned, disinfected, and used on more than one person, even if the item is accidentally exposed to blood or body fluid.

          

  58. Pediculosis CapitisA fungal infection of the scalp characterized by red papillose, or spots, at the opening of the hair follicles.

          

  59. FungicidalCapable of destroying fungi.

          

  60. MotilitySelf-movement

          

  61. Killing germs on the handsChemical products that destroy all bacteria, fungi, and viruses (but not spores) on surfaces.

          

  62. AsymptomaticShowing no signs of infection.

          

  63. NonporousAn item that is made or constructed of a material that has no pores or openings and cannot absorb liquids.

          

  64. Occupational DiseasesWhat are illnesses resulting from conditions associated with employment?

          

  65. acquired immune deficiency syndrome"AIDS" ; a disease that breaks down the body's immune system. ; caused by HIV.

          

  66. Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus"MRSA" ' a type of infectious bacteria that is highly resistant to conventional treatments such as antibiotics.

          

  67. Tinea CapitisCaused by or capable of being transmitted by infection.

          

  68. bloodborne pathogensHarmless microorganisms that may perform useful functions and are safe to come in contact with since they do not cause disease or harm.

          

  69. Single-use (disposable)Items that cannot be used more than once.

          

  70. StreptococciRound-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups.

          

  71. Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)"Planter warts" ; a virus that can infect the bottom of the foot and resembles small black dots, usually in clustered groups.

          

  72. Mycobacterium FortuitumOne-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.

          

  73. At least once a weekHow often should you clean a whirlpool foot spa and leave disinfectant solution in it overnight?

          

  74. MSDSsNot having ______ available poses a health risk to anyone exposed to hazardous materials and violates federal and sate regulations.

          

  75. Tuberculocidal DisinfectantsDisinfectants that are effective for cleaning blood and body fluids.

          

  76. TuberculocidalSome ______ disinfectants are harmful to salon tools and equipment.

          

  77. SpirillaLyme disease and syphilis are caused by spiral or corkscrew-shaped bacteria called what?

          

  78. StreptococciSpherical bacteria that grow in pairs and cause diseases such as pneumonia

          

  79. MicroorganismBacteria generally consist of an outer cell wall containing a liquid called ______.

          

  80. PusA parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in cells of biological organisms.

          

  81. Bloodborne PathogensHarmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans when they invade the body.

          

  82. Completely immersed in an EPA-registered disinfectant.A salon implement that accidentally comes in contact with blood or body fluids must be thoroughly cleaned and _______.

          

  83. Infectious diseaseWhat is a disease caused by pathogenic microorganisms that enter the body, and which may or may not be spread from one person to another person?

          

  84. ScabiesWhat is a parasitic disease caused by?

          

  85. Exposure IncidentContact with non intact skin, blood, body fluid or other potentially infectious materials that is the result of the performance of an employee's duties.

          

  86. no longer usedMade or constructed of a material that has pores or openings. Is absorbent.

          

  87. Hepatitis BOrganisms that grow, feed, and shelter on or in another organisms while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism. They mush have a host to survive.

          

  88. BacilliLyme disease and syphilis are caused by spiral or corkscrew-shaped bacteria called what?

          

  89. BioburdenThe number of viable organisms in or on an object or surface or the organic material on a surface or object before decontamination or sterilization.

          

  90. Infection ControlSomething caused by or capable of being transmitted by infection is called ______.

          

  91. clean, disinfected nail brushMix disinfectants properly by ______.

          

  92. ProtoplasmSelf-movement

          

  93. BacteriaOne-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.

          

  94. too muchRound-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups.

          

  95. BactericidalOne-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.

          

  96. ParasitesWhat is a parasitic disease caused by?

          

  97. Any part of the nailOrganisms that grow, feed, and shelter on or in another organisms while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism. They mush have a host to survive.

          

  98. ParasitesOrganisms that grow, feed, and shelter on or in another organisms while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism. They mush have a host to survive.

          

  99. Intermediate Contaminated ObjectTransmission of blood or body fluids through contact with an intermediate contaminated object such as a razor, extractor, nipper, or an environmental surface.

          

  100. FlagellaSlender, hairlike extensions used by bacilli and spirilla for locomotion. "cilia"

          

  101. Infection ControlThe invasion of body tissues by disease-causing pathogens.

          

  102. PorousMade or constructed of a material that has pores or openings. Is absorbent.

          

  103. ToxinsA parasitic submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in cells of biological organisms.

          

  104. clean and disinfectThere is no additive, powder, or tablet that eliminates the need for you to _____ equipment such as whirlpool foot spas.

          

  105. AntisepticsCaused by or capable of being transmitted by infection.

          

  106. CocciRound-shaped bacteria that appear singly (alone) or in groups.

          

  107. Natural ImmunityImmunity that the body develops after overcoming a disease, through inoculation (such as flu vaccinations), or through exposure to natural allergens, such as pollen, cat dander, and ragweed.

          

  108. DecontaminationThe removal of blood or other potentially infectious materials on an item's surface and the removal of visible depress or residue such as dust, hair, and skin.

          

  109. DiplococciWhich type of bacteria can cause strep throat or blood poisoning?

          

  110. Pathogenic DiseaseDisease produced by organisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites.

          

  111. Bacterial InfectionThe process that completely destroys all microbial life, including spores.

          

  112. Occupational DiseaseWhat are illnesses resulting from conditions associated with employment?

          

  113. 1 minuteWhen washing your hands, you apply soap, lather and scrub your hands and under the free edges of nails with a nail brush for at least ______.

          

  114. skinLicensing, enforcement, and your conduct when you are working in the salon are regulated by ______ agencies.

          

  115. TuberculosisA disease caused by bacteria that are transmitted through coughing and sneezing.

          

  116. FungiMicroscopic plant parasites, which include molds, mildews, and yeasts; can produce contagious diseases such as ringworm.

          

  117. clean, coveredReaction due to extreme sensitivity to certain foods, chemicals, or other normally harmless substances.

          

  118. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)A set of guidelines published by OSHA that require the employer and the employee to assume that all human blood and body fluids are infectious for blood borne pathogens.

          

  119. Staphylococci, Streptococci, and DiplococciWhat are the three types of Cocci?