Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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Obligate intracellular parasites that require host-synthesized ATP
Genus and species of protozoan causing Babesiosis
Cytoplasmic vacuoles that Anaplasma and Ehrlichia grow within
Genus and species of vector that transmits Lyme Disease
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
Brucella species carried by swine
Healthcare workers in central Africa have a high infection rate of which virus?
Causative bacteria in Anaplasmosis
This disease is biphasic, causing first a local eschar then later a diffuse spotted rash
Brucella species carried by goats and sheep
Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma is associated with which virus?
Prophylaxis with which drug greatly reduces risk of HIV infection following needle stick?
Junin, Machup and Lassa viruses are which type of virus?
Non-malignant, white/gray lesions on the tongue associated with EBV
Vector for R. rickettsii (genus)
Which virulence factor in Y. pestis is responsible for destructive enzymatic activity directed towards the host
Vector for E. chaffeenis (Genus and species)
This organism causes cat-scratch fever
A vector in which part of the parasite's life cycle occurs within the vector
Causative bacteria in Louseborne (epidemic) Typhus
Plasmodium daughter cells are called..
This organism causes Q fever
First line treatment for malaria
Organism responsible for Lyme disease
Type of female mosquito that transfers malaria causing parasite to humans
Brucella species carried by cattle
Plasmodium species that prefers RBCs of all ages
This genus has an affinity for endothelial cells and therefore infections by this organism oftern cause vasculitis.
This organism is transmitted in its dry form in dust, especially in barnyards and slaughterhouses
Skin lesions seen in subacute endocarditis
The main vector for A. phagocytophilum (genus)
Gene that increases B. burgdoferi virulence by helping it evade the immune system
This disease mostly affects neutrophils
Non-painful macules seen in acute endocarditis
Plasmodium species responsible for 80% of malaria cases
Tularemia is caused by this bacteria
This condition causes bacillary angiomatosis
Natural host of arena viruses
Vector of the organism that causes the plague
Vector for R. prowazekii
This disease causes a spotted rash that starts on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet
Burkitt's Lymphoma is associated with which virus?
The vector for B. recurrentis
Effectiveness of which cell type is directly related to life span in HIV patients?
Causative bacteria in scrub typhus
Virulence factor B. burgdoferi uses to inhibit complement protein
What type of animal commonly carries the bacteria that causes leptospirosis
Genus and species of vector that transmits Babesiosis
Genus of the parasite responsible for malaria
Classical symptom of HHV6 and HHV7 in children
This disease causes neutropenia and thrombocytopenia and has a slightly shorter incubation period
Cell type thought to harbor HIV virus and transport it to secondary lymph tissue
Bacteria that causes leptospirosis
Change in the concentration of this ion activates the virulence factors in Y. pestis
This is a potential causative agent for culture-negative endocarditis.
This bacteria causes the plague
Toxin that mediates Toxic Shock Like Syndrome (TSLS)
The vector for B. hermsii (genus)
Main streptococcal species in subacute endocarditis
Shape of responsible bacteria for Lyme disease
Bacteria that causes Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
This organism causes trench fever
Co-receptor needed for HIV virus to enter cell.
Definitive host and reservoir of toxoplasmosis
Schistosoma species that lives in the small intestine
Bubonic plague causes what to become black and hemorrhage?
Causative bacteria in Murine (endemic) Typhus
Rheumatic fever follows which infection?
Main vector for O. tsutsugamushi
Bacteria that causes rickettsialpox
Complication seen in 10-20% of people after treatment for Lyme Disease that includes lingering fatigue, muscle aches and joint pain
Causative bacteria of Human Monocytic Ehrlichiosis
Dormant plasmodium cells are called..
This form of plague is highly contagious via salivary droplets
Marburg and Ebola viruses are which type of virus?
Virus that causes 'kissing disease'
Schistosoma species that lives in the descending colon
Causative bacteria in Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever
Intermediate host for schistosoma
Acronym for multi-drug treatment for HIV
Virus type that was confused with HIV early on and is associated with a rapidly fatal leukemia
Infection that causes elephantiasis
A vector in which no parasite development occurs within the vector
Vector for bacteria that cause tularemia
A rash seen with this disease starts on the trunk and moves outward
This condition causes interstitial pneumonitis
This genus has linear chromosomes and is highly motile
Brucella species carried by dogs
This bacteria is extremely virulent even in very low numbers and is a potential bioterror weapon
This is a relapse disease caused by Rickettsiae that have remained dormant in reticuloendothelial cells
The causative bacteria in leptospirosis is gram ____________.
The dog tick must feed for a minumum of _____ hours to transmit rocky mountain spotted fever
Genus and species of protozoan that causes Toxoplasmosis
Which Brucella species is not transmittable to humans?
Vector that transmits R. akarii
Malaria treatment that is effective against dormant parasites
The spotted rash in this disease does not affect the palms and soles
Infection by this genus can cause acute, painful cellulitis in 24 hours
This zoonotic disease causes skin ulcers
How long must the vector be attached for to transmit Lyme Disease?
Which condition has biphasic symptoms with the second phase including Weil's Disease
The causative agent of Louse-Borne Relapsing Fever
HTLV-1 has a tropism for which cell type?
This disease causes neutropenia and thrombocytopenia and has a slightly longer incubation period
Schistosoma species that lives in the urinary bladder
Vector for R. typhi
The Brucella genus causes which condition in humans?
Helminth that causes Lymphatic Filariasis

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