Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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