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

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