Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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