Can be oral or vaginal. Often treated with oral miconazole.
Cefotaxime/Ceftriaxone often prescribed. Caused by N. meningitidis, H. influenzae, S. pneumoniae, L. monocytogenes, possible C. albicans...
LDLR doesn't recognise ApoA or ApoE
Tetracyclin forms ROS causing damage
ABCA1 doesn't work so ApoA1 can't pick up cholesterol
They multiply in Liver then RBCs. Can cause severe anaemia, haemolysis, pulmonary oedema, metabolic acidosis and hypoglycaemia. Most serious in P. falciparum
Increases risk of ATS
Often susceptible to vancomycin and linezolid but resistant to Methicillin
If humans are primary host, no morbidity. Worm just stays in gut. Intermediate host causes morbidity as organism in tissues
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.
Caused by Yeast
S. mansoni, S. haematobium, S. japonicus. Use water snail as intermediate host (can also have secondary host)
More common where earth is being moved. In lungs.
Recurrent bacterial infections, no pus, Leukocytes don't adhere to endothelium
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