Q6 Microbiology

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Q6 Microbiology
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Quiz Six Microbiology
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  1. Treponema pallidum
    Host?
    Gram Positive or Negative?
    Shape?
    • Humans
    • Negative
    • Helical
  2. Syphilis
    Incubation?
    Primary?
    Secondary?
    Tertiary?
    • 9 days to 3 months
    • 1. Chancre
    • 2. Three weeks after chancre heals, whole body rash appears
    • 3. Brown tumor on liver and skin
  3. What is the difference between early congenital syphilis and late form?
    • Early crosses through placenta and appears immediately
    • Late is through birth canal and shows up ~6 months after birth
  4. How do you diagnose syphilis?
    • Blood Tests
    • RPR- quick and cheap (not as accurate)
    • VRDL- Longer and more expensive (more accurate)
  5. Benjel
    Location?
    Symptoms?
    • Middle East
    • Patches that get larger and larger
    • Not sexually transmitted
  6. Yaws
    Location?
    Symptoms?
    • Africa and Asia
    • Attacks lower extremities (disfiguring)
  7. Pinta
    Location?
    Symptoms?
    • South America
    • Like Yaws (Attacks lower extremities)
  8. What are the 2 species of Leptospirosis?
    • Leptospira interogans- get through rodent urine
    • Leptospira biflexa - humans can't get it
  9. What happens during the 2 phases Leptospira?
    • early- High fever with headache and chills
    • Second- Liver and kidneys (can kill you)
  10. Borrelia hermsii
    Host?
    Transmitted?
    Treatment?
    • Squirrel and chipmunks
    • Soft Tick
    • Tetracycline
  11. Borrelia burgodorferi (lyme disease)
    Characteristics?
    Transmitted?
    Treatment?
    • Classic Rash (Erthema mygrans)
    • Deer Tick
    • Tetracycline
  12. Vibrio cholerae
    Shape?
    Location?
    Affects what in the body?
    Symptoms?
    • comma
    • Warmer climate (Asia, tropics)
    • Duodenum
    • Rice diarrhea
  13. Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Location?
    Incubation?
    Symptoms?
    • Coastal areas
    • 24 hours
    • Nausea, cramps, vomitting
  14. Campylobacter jejuni
    Shape?
    Symptoms?
    • m
    • Bloody diarrhea, headache, fever, abdominal pain
  15. Campylobacter fetus
    Host?
    STD in sheep
  16. Helicobacter pylori
    Symptoms?
    Diagnosis?
    Treatment?
    • Stomach Ulcers
    • Biopsy of ulcer
    • Trifecta (pepto, antibiotic and proton pump inhibitor)
  17. Spirillum minor (rat bite fever)
    Location?
    Host?
    Symptoms?
    • Japan
    • Rat
    • Bite heals, then ulcerated one week later

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