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Many skin mycoses are treated with ______
topical agents
staphylococci are part of the normal microbiota but _____ isn't
streptococcus
many diseases of the skin such as chicken pox, measles, and small pox are transmitted by the
respiratory route
Candida albicans can cause infections in humans, such as ___ and ___
vaginitis, and thrush
(opportunistic)
Trachoma is _____
leading cause of blindness in the world
parvovirus has been show to ____
be the etiololic agent of fifth disease
HHV-6 has ben shown to
be the etiologic agent of roseola
Staphylocci are ________
gram positive bacteria in clusters (grapes)
S. aureus is _____ and deals with diseases such as ____.
coagulase positive. and can cause diseases such as
TSST-1, Scalded skin syndrome, Drop in blood pressure, toximea
(sucks tits to deal with)
streptococci are ______
gram positive round bacteria in chains
Many skin mycoses are treated with ______
topical agents
staphylococci are part of the normal microbiota but _____ isn't
streptococcus
many diseases of the skin such as chicken pox, measles, and small pox are transmitted by the
respiratory route
Candida albicans can cause infections in humans, such as ___ and ___
vaginitis, and thrush
(opportunistic)
Trachoma is _____
leading cause of blindness in the world
parvovirus has been show to ____
be the etiololic agent of fifth disease
HHV-6 has ben shown to
be the etiologic agent of roseola
Staphylocci are ________
gram positive bacteria in clusters (grapes)
S. aureus is _____ and deals with diseases such as ____.
coagulase positive. and can cause diseases such as
TSST-1, Scalded skin syndrome, Drop in blood pressure, toximea
(sucks tits to deal with)
streptococci are ______
gram positive round bacteria in chains
Many skin mycoses are treated with ______
topical agents
staphylococci are part of the normal microbiota but _____ isn't
streptococcus
many diseases of the skin such as chicken pox, measles, and small pox are transmitted by the
respiratory route
Candida albicans can cause infections in humans, such as ___ and ___
vaginitis, and thrush
(opportunistic)
Trachoma is _____
leading cause of blindness in the world
parvovirus has been show to ____
be the etiololic agent of fifth disease
HHV-6 has ben shown to
be the etiologic agent of roseola
Staphylocci are ________
gram positive bacteria in clusters (grapes)
S. aureus is _____ and deals with diseases such as ____.
coagulase positive. and can cause diseases such as
TSST-1, Scalded skin syndrome, Drop in blood pressure, toximea
(sucks tits to deal with)
streptococci are ______
gram positive round bacteria in chains
pyogenes is ______
coagulase negative
(alhough you would think pie clots blood)
scabies is cause by ____
mites
Different species of bacteria such as _______, can be transmitted through the respiratory system
C. Neoformans
H. Influenza
L. monocytogenes
N. meningitides
Tetanus:
symptoms are due to a ______
Treatment of tetanus are ______
Toxin
antibodies
many disease are transmitted by vectors....to control you must
eliminate the vector
Meningitis:
Prodromal symptoms are like __
common cause in children ___
____ can initially infect the lungs, ultimately leading to memingitis
a mild cold
H. influenza
cryptococcus neoformans
The _____ system does not have normal microbiota
nervous system
(not the calm system)
Mycobacterium laeprea is one of the only dieseases known to grow in the
peripheral nervous system
(nubbed fingers because berves are being killed)
The cause of death for leprosy for individuals is often
TB
Leprosy lesions:
1. Tuberculoid- depigmented skin surrounded by nogules
2. Lepromatous: a failure of the immune system
in order to catch leprosy you must ____
be in direct contact with a person with leprosy
prions can cause
(cray cray animal)
sheep scrapie
mink encephalopathy
kuru
mad cow disease
creutzfedt-jakob disease
Undulate fever is a symptom of
brucellosis
(bruce wishes he could undo eating fish)
most cases of septicemia are cause by
gram negative bacteria
(blood is red)
transmission from human to human is via the ____
respiratory route
the plague has symptoms like
recurrent fever
Eptstein virus causes
Burkitts lymphoma, infectious mononucleosis, nasopharmgeal carcinoma
(einstine bagel now microwaves)
chaga's disease is a ____ disease of the ______
protozoan disease, cardiovascular system
toxoplasmosis is a disease of the ___ and _____
blood and lymphatic tissue
pregnant women shouldn't clean kitty litter
malaria is caused by ___
plasmodium vivax, a protozoan
(vivan was a pro at being bad)
rocky mountain spotted fever is not a result of
unsanitary or crowded conditions
Rheumatic fever is considered an ______. brought on by _____. the disease is not treated by
auto immune disease
streptococcus pyogenes
antibiotics
cytomegalovirus
can cross placenta and infect fetus
(megalove)
if patient has gangrene, care should be fgiven so patient doesn't _____
get clostridium perfrienges

gengars fingers
pneumonia can be caused by
many different microorganisms and viruses
pneumococcal pneumonia
caused by streptococcus pneumoniae
viral pneumonia
complication of chicken pox, caused by a virus
boy in rainbow recovery had chicken pox and got viral pneumonia
mycoplasmal pneumonia caused by
mycoplasma (not treatable with penicillin)
pneumocystis
can cause thick walled cysts ( is an oppurtunistic infection)
one of the hallmarks of streptoccus infection is
a red rash
mycobacterium tuberculosis cna cause
the formation of ghon complexes and produces a very potent toxic
influenza epidemic often recur due to
antigenic shift
streptococcus pyogenes, corynebacterium, and bordetella pertussis
proudce exoroxins
corynebacrterium is the most potent
( they all sound like food...poisonous food)
histoplasma causes symptoms ....
similar to tuberculosis
haemophilus can cause
inflamed epiglottis
otitis media can be caused by
streptococcus and staphyllococcus, it is also transmitted in swimming pool water.
otis the dog ( mixed breed and likes to swim)
s. mutans will convert sucrose to ____
dextran
in the presence of glucose, these cocci will remain in their normal arrangment, and therefore not promote ___
tooth decay
in the presence of sucrose, dextran gets prouced and thus these cocci will adhere and start
tooth decay
gram positive rods are a major cause of ______
periodontal gum diesease, most are anaerobic
purple jolly rancher
hepatitis
inflammation of the liver
H. pylori
can cause ulers. it can live in the stomach because it produce NH3
many cases of post-transfusion hepatitis are cause by
HBV (hepatitis B virus)
giardiasis can be diagnosed by
flagellates in feces.
( jelly fish like in dog feces, why meds called giardia)
Mumps is actually a gastrointestinal disease that is transmitted through the ___
respiratory route
trichinosis symptoms are due to
encystment of larval trichinella in muscles, pork and products that may contain this worm.
salmonella readily infects
poultry
entamoeba can cause
tissue damage and feed on RBCs
(saw holes in it...imagine RBCs)
large intestine is the home of
most normal microbiota in the digestive tract