Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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Treatment for this fungus: TMP-SMZ
Single-celled eukaryotic microorganism that has no ergosterol in the cell membrane. Causes interstitial pneumonia, extrapulmonary manifestations
Treatment of Pulmonary anthrax causing fever, chills, cough, massive enlargement of mediastinal lymph nodes, respiratory distress, cyanosis, and shock.
Treatment for Klebsiella pneumoniae3rd Generation Cephalosporin
Gram (-) diplococci that presents as ear pain.
Bacterial pathogen that causes Epiglotittis
Gram (-) pleomorphic rods that require X (hemin) and V (NAD) factors.Grows on chocolate agar. Doesn't grow on blood agar
Reservoir: Soil in South America.
Treatment for Bordetella pertussis 50s
Encapsulated yeast.
Bacterial pathogens that cause Otitis Media.
Pneumonia in school-age and young adults
Small obligate intracellular pathogen. Elementary body (EB) and Reticulate Body (RB). No peptidoglycan layer in cell wall.Energy parasites
Reservoir: Soil with decaying organic material in Eastern US
Gram (-) rod with a polysaccharide capsule in the Enterobacteriaceae family.
Treatment for Mycoplasma pneumoniae50s
Reservoir: Unclear
Gram (-) facultative intracellular pathogen. Water organism
Intracellular budding yeasts in reticuloendothelial cells.
Gram (+) cocci in chains or pairs. Catalase negative, Beta hemolytic, Group A antigen, and Bacitracin sensitive.
Gram (+) diplococcus that is Lancet shaped, catalase (-), Alpha hemolytic, Bile soluble, and Optochin sensitive
Acid fast rods, slow growth, facultative intracellular.
Single broad-based budding yeasts with no capsule.
Gram (+) club shaped rods that are non-spore forming.
Treatment for this fungus: Amphotericine B and Flucytosine
______pathogens cause disease in healthy people. Dimorphic. Endemic. Includes Coccidioides immitis, Histoplasma capsulatum, Blastomyces dermatitidis, and Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
Community-acquired pneumonia
Treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa causing fever, productive cough, weight loss, breathing difficulties, and cyanosis.
Disease caused is coccidiodimycosis or 'Valley Fever'
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Treatment for Diphtheria.
Gram (-) coccobacilli, fastidious. Causes immobilization of cilia and killing of ciliated cells. Increase in mucus secretion and edema
Treatment for Hib that causes invasive infections: epiglotittis, pneumonia, meningitis.3rd Generation Cephalosporin
Clinical presentation: Thick Pseudomembrane that can lead to obstruction and suffocation, sore throat, bull neck.
Treatment of Legionnaire's disease (atypical pneumonia) in elderly, smokers, immunocompromised patients. 50s
Filamentous fungus that causes Rhinocerebral, pulmonary, gastrointestinal, cutaneous, disseminated ZygomycosesDisease is Zygomycosis (Mucormycosis)
Gram (-) rod, Opportunist pathogen. Lung infection in Cystic fibrosis and immunocompromised patients.
Another name for granuloma formation in TB.
Treatment for these fungi: Amphotericine B and surgical removal of focal infection foci
Reservoir: Soil contaminated by bird or bat feces in Eastern US.
Treatment of Chlamydophila psitacci causing Pneumonia often associated with hepatitis
______ toxin is an A-B exotoxin that blocks protein synthesis and damages the heart and nervous system.
Virulence factor is P1 adhesin that adheres to respiratory epithelial cells, inhibits ciliary action and protection Persistent hacking cough
Reservoir: Soil enriched with pigeon droppings.
Treatment for Streptococcus pyogenes. Treatment prevents Acute rheumatic fever.
Reservoir: Ubiquitous in soil
Gram (+) rod, single, paired, or long serpentine chains, spore forming, polypeptide capsule
Treatment for Haemophilus influenzae causing Sinusitis and Otitis media.
Spherules filled with endosprores in tissue.
Treatment for Streptococcus pneumoniae causing Sinusitis and Otitis Media
Smallest free-living bacteria that has NO CELL WALL, and has Sterols in membrane.Causes Atypical/Walking Pneumonia
Diagnosed with Cold agglutinin titer, not seen on Gram stain, Eaton's media for culture.
Treatment for Streptococcus pneumoniae causing pneumonia and meningitis3rd Generation Cephalosporin
Treatment of Chlamydophila pneumoniae causing Pneumonia or Bronchitis: gradual onset of cough, malaise, dry cough50s
Budding yeasts with 'pilot wheel' morphology
Filamentous fungus that causes Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, fungal ball, and invasive pulmonary aspergillosis.
Virulence factors: M protein, F protein, hyaluronic acid capsule.
Reservoir: Desert sand in Southwestern US

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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