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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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