Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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