Neutrophilia, no pus, defective fucose metabolism (affects selectins), decreased rolling
LDLR doesn't recognise ApoA or ApoE
Often cause gut infection after oral broad spectrum antibiotic
Susceptible to Linezolid but not vancomycin
Most common cold causer
S. mansoni, S. haematobium, S. japonicus. Use water snail as intermediate host (can also have secondary host)
Penicillin can cause this in about 5% of people
Multiplies in blood and CSF disturbing circadian rythms. avoids immune system by using cyclical antigen coats.
Egg dropped in faeces and mature in soil. they are ingested and hatch in intestine. they penetrate the gut wall and migrate to liver then heart then lung. they grow and are then coughed up and swallowed.10-30cm adult can escape from any orifice though larval migration causes most morbidity.
Risk Factor - Bacteria
Co-morbidity with ATS
Can be caused by Clindamycin. Killing all susceptible bacteria in gut using a broad spectrum antibiotic can cause...