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Flashcards in Anaerobic Gram Positive Bacilli Deck (21):
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characterized by smooth swarming appearance

Clostridium septicum

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urease positive clostridia

Clostridium sordelii

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Box car shaped Clostridium

Clostridium perfringens

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reaction of Clostridium perfringens in litmus milk

Stormy fermentation of milk

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therapy for gas gangrene

hyperbaric oxygen therapy

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drumstick/lollipop/tennis racket appearance

Clostridium tetani

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consequence of tetanus toxin

trismus (lock jaw)
risus sardonicus (distorted grin)

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most potent toxin

botulinum toxin

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treament for strabismus (wandering eye)

Botulinum toxin type A

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cause of pseudomembranous colitis

Clostridium difficile

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colonial morphology of Clostridium difficile in CCFA

yellow, ground glass colonies

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odor of Clostridium difficile in BAP

Horse stable/barn yard odor

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agent of endophthalmitis after catarract surgery

Propionibacterium acnes

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tomato juice agar

Lactobacillus acidophillus

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causative agent of rat bite fever/haverhill fever in humans

Streptobacillus monoliformis

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appearance of Streptobacillus monoliformis

fluff balls/bread crumbs appearance

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causative agent of rat bite fever (sudoku)

Spirillum minus/minor

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cause of bacterial vaginosis

Gardnerella vaginalis

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result of Whiff test/KOH test for Gardnerella vaginalis

fishy amine odor

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causative agent of granuloma inguinale/ donovanosis

Calymmatobacterium gramulomatis

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gliding motility on solid surface

Capnocytophaga