Flashcards in ASCP Deck (19)
Define ASx bacteruria
> 10^3 without Sx
Most specific urine test?
Urine dipstick nitrite
List 3 agents of neg. culture UTI
Who is assoc. with hemorrhagic cystitis in BMT pts?
Adenovirus, serotype 11
HR groups for Salmonella infxn
Young, old, immunocomp, and dudes with prosthetic devices
Which HLA haplotypes is associated with enteropathic arthritis?
Which Vibrio species are associated with contam. sea water?
V. vulnificus and V. parahemolyticus
Whichplasmid is associated with pathogenicity in Yersinia enterocolitica?
What test has the highest S/S for E. histolytica?
Hyponatremia is associated with which bug?
most common way to diagnose Chlamydia pneumoniae pneumonia?
IgG and IgM
Which virus causes SARS?
MCC normal valve endocarditis?
MCC abnormal valve endocarditis?
MCC prosthetic valve endocarditis?
1. S. aureus
2. viridans Strep or HACEK
3. S. epi
anterior frontotemporal hemorrhagic encephalitis?
Temporal encephalitis is associated with HSV-1.
most common cause of winter viral encephalitis?
lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus
Coxsackie, are the main causes of summer/fall epidemics.
most common bacterium found in prosthetic joint infections?
most common cause viral myocarditis?
viruses not commonly detected by culture: