Opptunistic infections

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Opptunistic infections
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  1. What are the types of o.infections associated with acquired neutropenia?
    • Staphylococci
    • Gram-negative bacteria
  2. What are the types of o.infections associated with malnutrition?
    • Measles in children
    • Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in adults
  3. What are the types of o.infections associated with leukemia?
    Encapsulated bacteria
  4. High dose corticosteroid therapy.
    • Candidiasis
    • Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia
    • CMV infection,
    • Mycobacterial infection
    • Non-typhi Salmonella
    • Septicaemia
    • Cryptococcosis
  5. Name 8 types of opportunistic infections seen in AIDS patients.
    • PPPCCCCHHTT:
    • Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia which occurs in 50% of patients with full-blown AIDS
    • Papovaviruses
    • Pyogenic bacterial infections
    • Candida
    • Cytomegalovirus
    • Cryptococcus neoformans
    • Cryptosporidium
    • Typical and atypical mycobacteria
    • Toxoplasma gondii
    • Herpes simplex virus
    • Histoplasma capsulatum
  6. What are 3 neoplasms found in AIDS patients?
    • Kaposi’s sarcoma
    • Aggressive B-cell NHL
    • SCC of the uterine cervix

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