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What is endemic in ground squirrels and prairie dogs?
What infects endothelial cells of blood vessels?
What disease causes a strawberry tounge?
What condition causes destruction of ciliated epithelial tissues?
What are elementary bodies?
What vaccine is associated with Guillaine-Barre?
What severe cases are treated with Ribavirin?
What is a heat resistant enterotoxin?
What is a hemolytic-uremic toxin?
E. coli 0;157
What is an LSD like toxin?
What causes severe joint infection?
What is found in genital vesicles?
What causes fetal deformities?
What is contracted from animal urine?
What is diagnosed from a blood culture?
What associated with gram neg bacteria are responsible for the complications of septic shock?
What causes spontaneous abortions in domestic animals such as cattle and sheep?
Pasteurella multociada infection is usually transmitted to humans by what?
Bite of infected dog or cat
Ectopic pregnancy may be a complication from untreated cases of what?
Development of secondary syphilis is usually characterized by what?
a rash and lesions with fever
what is a frequent cause of anaerobic infections of the abdominal cavity following surgery?
Which of the following may be associated with an increased incidence of stomach cancer?
A. Typhoid carrier
B. Ecoli H 157
C. Helicobacter pylori
Extreme clear watery diarrhea tinged with bits of mucous indicates what?
What is the preferred therapy for most cases of Salmonellosis?
This agent of bacterial atypical pneumonia survives in thermally polluted water such as hot tubs.
Occupational exposure to birds is associated with this bacterial pnemonia.
The principal target of the Epstein Barr virus is what?
The terms H3N2 would refer to infection with what?
Arthrospores are responsible for transmission of what?
What causes menigitis in new-borns?
Group B streptococcus
How is Fransciella stained?
What can be contracted by unpasteurized milk?
What is gas gangrene?
What disease has long term secondary complications?
What has heterophile antibodies?
What symptoms does yellow fever have?
jaundice of skin and eyes
What disease causes enlarged colon and spleen?
What does diptheria's exotoxins block?
What is associated with acute nasal congestion?
What disease causes destruction of ciliated epithelium?
What is the skin test for tuberculosis called?
What bacteria causes walking penumonia?
What is contracted from birds?
What has an antigenic shift?
What has arthrospores?
What bacteria on teeth deals with dextran?
Sulfur granules are associated with what?
What symptoms are associated with Shigella dysenteriae?
bloody stools with mucus
What pet is associated with salmonellosis?
Where does Vibrio grow?
What bacteria can cause stomach cancer?
What does Hepatitis C cause?
Chronic liver failure
What does rotovirus cause?
Severe viral gastroenteritis
What is transmitted from ectopic pregnancy?
What is associated with syphilis
What disease is associated with cervical cancer?
How are cases of shigellosis and dysentery contracted?
person to person only
How is Cholera diagnosed?
culturing of V. cholerae from feces.
What is the treatment of Cholera?
Abx doxycyclineand iv fluids
How do you contract Cholera?
Contaminated food and water
How do Vibrios differ from other bacteria?
They require NaCl
Why is Campylobacter infection difficult to diagnose?
They require conditions of low oygen and high carbon dioxide to culture
What are the symptoms of mumps?
painful swelling of parotid glands, fever and pain during swallowing, testes become inflammed.
What are some complications of mumps?
meningitis, inflammation of the ovaries , and pancreatitis
How do you contract rotovirus and norovirus?
fecal and oral route
What is the treatment for rotovirus and norovirus?
What is giardiasis?
flagellated protozoan that is able to attach firmly to humans intestinal wall.
What is used to diagnose giardiasis?
The string test
How is giardiasis treated?
How is amoebic dysentery diagnosed?
recovering and identifying the pathogens in the feces
What are most infections of the urinary tract caused by?
How is Leptospirosis contracted?
from urine of animals infected
How is gonorrhea present differently in males and females?
males get a pus discharge and females generally dont recognize the symptoms.