Final-CH 24

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Final-CH 24
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2014-05-16 11:27:59
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Final- CH 24
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  1. Herpes Simplex
    • CA: Herpes Simplex Virus (1-oral, 2-Genital)
    • SS: Small blisters
    • VF: Destroys cells
    • Trans: Occurs in childhood, contact w. blisters
    • Treat: Antiviral Meds, do not cure latent
    • Pre: None, sunlight may trigger
  2. Cholera
    • CA: Vibrio Cholerae
    • SS: Watery Diarrhea
    • VF: A-B Endotoxin
    • Trans: Fecal-Oral
    • Treat: Replace Fluid and electorlytes, Oral Vaccine not in the US
    • Pre: Sanitation, Safe water
  3. Helicobacter pylori gastritis
    • CA: Helicobacter pylori
    • SS: most are asymptomatic, belching/vomiting
    • VF: Survives acidic environments by producing alkaline enzymes
    • Trans: Fecal-Oral
    • Treat: Antibiotics
    • Pre: None
  4. Clostridium difficile associated disease
    • CA: Clostridium difficle
    • SS: Colitis/ pseudomembranous Colitis
    • VF: A-B Toxin
    • Trans: Ppl receiving antibiotics
    • Treat: stop antibiotics
    • Pre: minimize antibiotic use
  5. Hepatitis A
    • CA: Hep A Virus
    • SS: Jaundice/ Clay colored feces
    • VF: produced in liver
    • Tran: Fecal-Oral
    • Treat: No antiviral, injection of IgG in first 2 weeks
    • Pre:Vaccine
  6. Hepatitis B
    • CA: Hep B Virus
    • SS: Jaundice/ Clay colored feces
    • VF: Reverse Transciptase
    • Tran: Bodily Fluids
    • Treat: None
    • Pre:Vaccine
  7. Hepatitis C
    • CA: Hep C Virus
    • SS: Mild/asymptomatic, some have jaundice
    • VF: Genetic Variation
    • Trans: Bodily Fluids
    • Treat: none
    • Prevent: none

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