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20 Cards in this Set

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Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A) (4)
pharyngitis; scarlet fever; rheumatic fever (resp infxn); acute glomerulonephritis (skin or resp infxn)
Haemophilus influenzae - children
URTI (epiglottitis, otitis media, sinusitis)
Haemophilus influenzae - adults & children (2)
pneumonia; meningitis
Corynebacterium diphtheriae
diphtheria (grayish pseudomembranes over tonsils - airway obstruction, bull neck, laryngeal nerve palsy)
I: fever prodrome; II: respiratory phase (dry cough, hypoxia, pneumonia)
Bordatella pertussis
whooping cough
Moraxella catarrhalis
URI (otitis media, sinusitis (#3), bronchitis (in those with COPD), conjunctivitis, pneumonia (often secondary to influenza)
Influenza virus (types A, B, C)
influenza (winter): epidemics (A), outbreaks (B), mild infections (C)
common cold (coryza) in fall and winter
5-10% of common cold (coryza)
summer cold
URI (acute febrile pharyngitis, atypical pneumonia, epidemic kerato-conjunctivitis)
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) (4)
bronchiolitis symptoms, viral pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, Croup
Parainfluenza virus (3)
Croup (barking cough, inspiratory stridor, winter peak); pneumonia; URI
Mumps virus
mumps: parotitis, oorchitis, meningitis
Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) - adults (2)
pneumonia, meningitis
Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) - children (2)
otitis media, sepsis sinusitis
Staphylococcus aureus
pneumonia (in addition to many other dz's), MRSA: fulminant necrotizing pneumonia
Legionella pneumophila
atypical pneumonia: Legionnaire's dx (characterized by high fever & nonproductive cough)
Klebsiella pneumoniae
pneumonia (currant jelly sputum often in alcoholics, nosocomial pneumonia