Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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