Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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