Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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