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List 3 Gram + Cocci.
1. Staph. aureus
2. Strep. pyogenes
3. Strep. pneumoniae
List 3 drugs of choice for Staph. aureus organisms.
penicillins/Vancomycin/Cephalosporin
(Toxic shock is a Staph. aureus infection)
List three diseases caused by Strep. pyogenes.
Strep throat/erysipelas/rheumatic fever
List 2 drugs used for Strep. pneumoniae.
cephalosporin/erythromicin.
List three Gram + rods.
1. Bacillus
2. Clostridium
3. Corynebacterium
List 2 drugs used to treat Diphtheria.(Corynebacterium)
Erythromycin/penicillin
List three drugs used to treat Gas gangrene and tetanus.
1. penicillin/cephalosporin/clindamycin
List two acid fast rods.
Mycobacterium tbc
Mycobacterium leprae
Nocardia
List 5 antibiotics used to treat tbc.
1. Isoniazid/rifampin/pyrazinamide/ ethambutol/streptomycin.
List three drugs to treat Leprosy.
Dapsone/Rifampin
clofazimine
List three drugs used to treat Nocardiosis.
Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim
Cephalosporin
List 2 Gram neg Cocci.
Neisseria gonorrhea
Neisseria meningitidis
List three drugs to treat Gonorrhea.
1. Ceftriaxone
2. spectinomycin
3. quinolones
List three drugs used to treat meningitis due to Gram neg cocci.
Pen-G/ceftriaxone/ampicillin
List 10 Gram neg rods.
1. Bordetella
2. Brucella
3. E. coli
4. Haemophilus influenzae
5. Legionella
6. Pseudomonas
7. Salmonella
8. Shigella
9. Vibrio cholerae
10.Yersinia pestis
What type of infections are seen due to Pseudomonas?
Opportunistic lung and burn infections
List 2 drugs used for Yersinia pestis.
Streptomycin/ gentamicin
List three drugs used to treat cholera.
1. Tetracyclines
2. Sulfamethoxazole-
3. trimethoprim
List 2 drugs used to treat typhoid fever, and salmonelosis.
Cephalosporin
quinolones
List 2 drugs used for legionnaires disease?
1. Erythromycin
2. Rifampin
List 2 species of spirochetes.
1. Borrelia
2. Treponema pallidum
List 2 drugs used to treat syphilis.
1. penicillin
2. tetracyclines
List a disease that is caused by the following organisms;
Mycoplasma
Rickettsia
Chlamydia
Rickettsia- Rocky mountain spotted fever
Mycoplasma- pneumonia/urinary infections
Chlamydia- urethritis vaginitis
List three drugs used to treat mycoplasma infections.
1. erythromycin
2. azithromycin
3. clarithromycin
List 8 species of fungi that cause systemic mycoses.
1. aspergillosis
2. blastomyces
3. candida albicans
4. coccidioides immitis
5. Cryptococcus neoformans
6. Pneumocystis(carinii) jiroveci
7. Sporothrix schenkii
List 6 species of protozoa.
1. Entamoeba histolytica
2. Giardia lamblia
3. Plasmodium
4. Toxoplasma gondii
5. Trichomonas vaginalis
6. Trypanosoma brucei(sleeping sickness)
List 2 drugs used to treat sleeping sickness.
1. Suramin
2. pentamidine
What is used to treat toxoplasmosis?
pyrimethamine
sulfadiazine