Match the following descriptions with the best term. The terms will only be used once.
Study of fungal infections
The ability to cause diseases
Portal of entry for sexually contracted pathogens
Dissolves “intracellular cement” allowing pathogen to penetrate tissues
Relationship where one organism benefits and the other is unaffected
Relationship where one organism benefits at the expense of the other
Diseases that are easily and rapidly spread from one host to another
Factors such as age, nutrition, gender that affect susceptibility to a disease
Diseases where symptoms develop rapidly but lasts only a short period of time
Individual whose resistance to infection is impaired by disease,therapy, or burns.