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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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