Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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