Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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