Microbiology etiology

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Microbiology etiology
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  1. Staphylococcus aureus
    • Gram Positive 
    • superficial skin infections
    • systemic
    • toxic shock syndrome
    • food poisoning diarrhea
  2. staphylococcus epidermidis
    • Gram Positive
    • found covering everyone all the time and is rarely a cause of infection
  3. Staphylococcus saprophyticus
    • Gram Positive
    • Responsible for urinary tract infections
  4. Streptococcus pyogenes
    • Gram positive
    • Group A strep
    • can cause; strep throat, skin infections, Impetigo
  5. Streptococcus agalactiae
    • Gram Positive
    • Group B Strep
    • Vaginal carriers can pass to infants
  6. Streptococcus pneumoniae
    • Gram Positive
    • Group B Strep
    • normal flora in the throat
    • opportunistic infections: ear, eye, bronchitis, pneumonia
  7. Streptococcus Enterococci
    • Gram positive
    • Normal intestinal flora
    • Opportunistic infections, Urinary tract infections common
  8. Viridans strep
    • Gram Positive
    • normal flora in the mouth and throat
    • one is responsible for cavities
    • rarely a cause of infections
  9. Neisseria meningitides
    • Gram Negative
    • multiply in the nasopharyngeal area without causing any disease
  10. Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    • Gram Negative
    • Sexually transmitted disease
    • symptomatic in 80% of infected females
    • Ophthalmia neonatoru
  11. Enterobateriaceae
    Internal bacteria
  12. Salmonella
    • Pathogenic
    • food poisoning
    • Gram Negative Rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  13. Shigella
    • Pathogenic
    • Gram negative Rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  14. Yersinia pestis
    • Gram Negative Rod
    • pathogenic
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  15. E. Coli (0157:H7)
    • cow E. coli
    • kidney damage 
    • affects young and old people
    • pathogenic
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  16. E. coli
    • NF in the human body
    • Gram negative rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  17. Enterobacter
    • opportunistic
    • gram negative rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  18. Klebsiella
    • Opportunistic
    • Gram negative rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  19. Proteus
    • gram negative rod
    • Enterobacteriaceae
    • opportunistic
  20. Serratia
    • Gram negative rod
    • opportunistic
    • Enterobacteriaceae
  21. Pseudomonas
    • Big opportunistic
    • Gram Negative Rod
    • resistant to a number of antibiotics
  22. Haemophilus
    Gram Negative Rod
  23. Bordetella
    • Whooping Cough
    • gram negative rod
  24. Francisella
    Gram negative rod
  25. Pasteurella
    • caused by dog or cat bite
    • gram negative rod
  26. Vibrio
    • Cholera
    • Curved Gram negative Rod
  27. Campylobacter
    Curved gram negative rod
  28. Helicobacter
    Curved Gram negative rod
  29. Treponema Pallidum
    • Spirochetes
    • Gram negative rod
  30. Borrelia
    • Spirochetes
    • Gram negative rod
  31. Chlamydia
    • Gram negative rod
    • small like a virus
  32. Rickettsia
    • gram negative rod
    • Small like a virus
  33. Corynebacterium diptheria
    Gram Positive Rod
  34. Listeria monocytogenes
    • Listeriois
    • Pregnant women and immunocompromised persons are more susceptible. 
  35. Bacillus
    • many harmless bacillus found in nature
    • Gram positive rod
  36. Bacillus anthracis
    • an animal pathogen
    • a bacteria talked about for use in germ warfare
    • gram positive rod
  37. chicken pox
    • caused by virus
    • varcella zoster virus
  38. shingles
    • caused by virus
    • Herpes zoster
  39. Poliomyelitis
    caused by virus
  40. Mumps
    Caused by virus
  41. Measles
    • caused by virus
    • Rubeola and Rubella
  42. Hepatitis A&B
    Caused by virus
  43. Smallpox
    • caused by virus
    • only special groups vaccinated
  44. Cytomegalovirus
    Viral disease you had as a child
  45. Fifth Disease
    viral disease you had as a child
  46. Mononucleosis
    • Epstein-Barr Virus
    • viral disease you had as a child
  47. RSV
    • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
    • Viral disease you had as a child
  48. Pharyngitis
    • Caused by a virus
    • Most sore throats are caused by a virus
  49. Gastroenteritis
    • Diarrhea cause by virus
    • Rotavirus & Norwalk most common
  50. Eye infections
    Caused by virus
  51. Influenza
    • (flu)
    • caused by virus
  52. Common cold
    • Rhinovirus more than 100 different types
    • caused by virus
  53. pneumonia
    some caused by virus
  54. Warts
    caused by virus
  55. Fever blisters
    • cold sores
    • Herpes simplex I
    • caused by virus
  56. Human papilloma 
    • STD
    • caused by virus
  57. Herpes
    • STD
    • Herpes Simplex 2
    • caused by virus
  58. Rabies
    caused by virus
  59. Encephalitis
    • caused by virus
    • West nile
  60. Yellow Fever
    caused by virus
  61. Dengue Fever
    • caused by virus
    • current outbreak in Central America
  62. Prion
    • Infectious protein
    • Mad cow disease

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