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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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