Cardiolymphatic Micro Unit

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

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