Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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