Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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Genus and species of protozoan causing Babesiosis
Co-receptor needed for HIV virus to enter cell.
This organism causes trench fever
This disease causes neutropenia and thrombocytopenia and has a slightly longer incubation period
Causative bacteria in scrub typhus
Type of female mosquito that transfers malaria causing parasite to humans
The dog tick must feed for a minumum of _____ hours to transmit rocky mountain spotted fever
Virulence factor B. burgdoferi uses to inhibit complement protein
This disease causes neutropenia and thrombocytopenia and has a slightly shorter incubation period
Which virulence factor in Y. pestis is responsible for destructive enzymatic activity directed towards the host
Burkitt's Lymphoma is associated with which virus?
Obligate intracellular parasites that require host-synthesized ATP
Healthcare workers in central Africa have a high infection rate of which virus?
Plasmodium species that prefers RBCs of all ages
Genus and species of vector that transmits Lyme Disease
Vector for R. prowazekii
Vector for bacteria that cause tularemia
Non-malignant, white/gray lesions on the tongue associated with EBV
A rash seen with this disease starts on the trunk and moves outward
Vector of the organism that causes the plague
Complication seen in 10-20% of people after treatment for Lyme Disease that includes lingering fatigue, muscle aches and joint pain
A vector in which no parasite development occurs within the vector
Schistosoma species that lives in the small intestine
Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma is associated with which virus?
Vector for R. rickettsii (genus)
Which Brucella species is not transmittable to humans?
Main vector for O. tsutsugamushi
The spotted rash in this disease does not affect the palms and soles
Causative bacteria in Anaplasmosis
Genus of the parasite responsible for malaria
Causative bacteria of Human Monocytic Ehrlichiosis
Causative bacteria in Murine (endemic) Typhus
Genus and species of protozoan that causes Toxoplasmosis
Infection that causes elephantiasis
Infection by this genus can cause acute, painful cellulitis in 24 hours
Skin lesions seen in subacute endocarditis
Dormant plasmodium cells are called..
Brucella species carried by dogs
This disease causes a spotted rash that starts on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet
Malaria treatment that is effective against dormant parasites
Plasmodium species responsible for 80% of malaria cases
Schistosoma species that lives in the urinary bladder
This form of plague is highly contagious via salivary droplets
The main vector for A. phagocytophilum (genus)
This Rickettsia virulence factor allows it to bud from endothelial cells and move to other cells without ever being exposed outside of a cell membrane
Which condition has biphasic symptoms with the second phase including Weil's Disease
Cell type thought to harbor HIV virus and transport it to secondary lymph tissue
Prophylaxis with which drug greatly reduces risk of HIV infection following needle stick?
Brucella species carried by goats and sheep
Shape of responsible bacteria for Lyme disease
Brucella species carried by swine
A vector in which part of the parasite's life cycle occurs within the vector
What type of animal commonly carries the bacteria that causes leptospirosis
Genus and species of vector that transmits Babesiosis
The vector for B. hermsii (genus)
Marburg and Ebola viruses are which type of virus?
Organism responsible for Lyme disease
This disease is biphasic, causing first a local eschar then later a diffuse spotted rash
Bubonic plague causes what to become black and hemorrhage?
Bacteria that causes Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Main streptococcal species in subacute endocarditis
Vector that transmits R. akarii
This zoonotic disease causes skin ulcers
Virus that causes 'kissing disease'
Intermediate host for schistosoma
Effectiveness of which cell type is directly related to life span in HIV patients?
Acronym for multi-drug treatment for HIV
Change in the concentration of this ion activates the virulence factors in Y. pestis
Schistosoma species that lives in the descending colon
Causative bacteria in Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever
This genus has linear chromosomes and is highly motile
Non-painful macules seen in acute endocarditis
Junin, Machup and Lassa viruses are which type of virus?
First line treatment for malaria
Bacteria that causes rickettsialpox
Bacteria that causes leptospirosis
This is a relapse disease caused by Rickettsiae that have remained dormant in reticuloendothelial cells
Definitive host and reservoir of toxoplasmosis
Virus type that was confused with HIV early on and is associated with a rapidly fatal leukemia
Cytoplasmic vacuoles that Anaplasma and Ehrlichia grow within
This condition causes interstitial pneumonitis
Gene that increases B. burgdoferi virulence by helping it evade the immune system
Toxin that mediates Toxic Shock Like Syndrome (TSLS)
Vector for R. typhi
This organism causes Q fever
Classical symptom of HHV6 and HHV7 in children
The causative agent of Louse-Borne Relapsing Fever
The Brucella genus causes which condition in humans?
The vector for B. recurrentis
This genus has an affinity for endothelial cells and therefore infections by this organism oftern cause vasculitis.
Vector for E. chaffeenis (Genus and species)
Plasmodium daughter cells are called..
This organism causes cat-scratch fever
This organism is transmitted in its dry form in dust, especially in barnyards and slaughterhouses
This is a potential causative agent for culture-negative endocarditis.
This disease mostly affects neutrophils
Tularemia is caused by this bacteria
Causative bacteria in Louseborne (epidemic) Typhus
Natural host of arena viruses
Helminth that causes Lymphatic Filariasis
Rheumatic fever follows which infection?
The causative bacteria in leptospirosis is gram ____________.
HTLV-1 has a tropism for which cell type?
How long must the vector be attached for to transmit Lyme Disease?
This bacteria causes the plague
This condition causes bacillary angiomatosis
Brucella species carried by cattle
This bacteria is extremely virulent even in very low numbers and is a potential bioterror weapon

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