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  1. Blood
    •plasma + cells

    –Erythrocytes - red blood cells

    –Leukocytes - white blood cells
  2. Sepsis
    infection in the blood
  3. Septicemia
    disease that is caused by the spread of bacteria and their toxins in the bloodstream

    is blood poisoning
  4. Septic shock
    a serious medical condition that is going to result in decrease tissue profusion, decrease oxygen, delivery as a result of infection, and sepsis

    patient begins to have organ failure
  5. Sepsis and Septic shock signs and symptoms

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •1st – fever, chills, accelerated breathing and heart rate
    •    –may see inflamed lymph vessels as red streaks under the skin

    •2nd - ↓ urine output, ↓ blood pressure (shock); ↑ respiration & pulse rate; dysfunction of 1+ organ(s)
  6. Sepsis & Septic Shock caused by
    many Gram- and Gram+ bacteria
  7. Bacterial
    Endocarditis

    cardio and lymph infection
    •Causative agents:  Gram positive bacteria
  8. Acute
    endocarditis

    cardio and lymph infection
    • –Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus
    • pneumoniae
  9. Subacute bacterial endocarditis (SBE)

    cardio and lymph infection
    –Staphylococcus epidermidis or viridans Streptococcus sp.
  10. Anthrax

    cardio and lymph infection
    •Causative agent:  Bacillus anthracis
  11. Cutaneous
    anthrax
    • contact
    • with materials containing endospores introduces endospores into any breaks in
    • the skin
  12. Gastrointestinal
    anthrax
    • endospores
    • are consumed in undercooked food
  13. Pulmonary
    anthrax
    • thousands
    • of spores are inhaled and germinate in the lungs
  14. Gas
    Gangrene

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •Causative agent:  Clostridium
    • perfringens
  15. Bubonic
    Plague (“Black Death”)

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •Causative
    • agent:  Yersina
    • pestis

    • –Vector: 
    • rat flea
  16. Lyme
    Disease

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •Causative
    • agent:  Borrelia
    • burgdorferi
  17. Infectious
    Mononucleosis (mono)

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •Causative
    • agent: Ebstein-Barr virus (EB) 

    kissing, saliva
  18. Yellow
    Fever

    cardio and lymph infection
    • •Causative
    • agent: Yellow fever virus (an arbovirus)

    • Viral
    • Hemorrhagic Fevers
  19. Malaria

    cardio and lymph infection
    •Causative agents: Plasmodium sp.

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