Fungus and Bacteria NGR

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

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Created Apr 17, 2011ReportNominate
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