Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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