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Flashcards in Bacterial Diseases Deck (49):
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Bacteria in Bubonic Plague/Black Death

Yersinia/Pasteurella Pestis

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vector for Yersinia Pestis (Pasteurella Pestis)

Rat Flea = Xenopsylla Cheopis

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Neck and axillary node enlargement in bubonic plague/black death

Bubos

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bacteria in Tuleremia

Francisella Tularensis

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vector for Tuleremia

Rabbit
"The French Rabbits smell Tulips"

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*HUNTERS* associated with

Tuleremia

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bacteria and vector for botulism

clostridium botulinum
home canning

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Prevents Ach release; nitrates added to meat to prevent -- floppy baby syndrome -- NO RAW HONEY for babies

Botulism

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signs of botulism (food-borne)

1: diplopia
2: death

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MC cause of gastritis

Campylobacter (C. jejune) (food-borne)

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#1 cause of diarrhea and food poisoning

Campylobacter (C. jejuni) (food-borne)

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bacteria and vector for Listeria (food-borne)

Listeria monocytogenes
Deli meats and soft cheeses

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bacteria and vector for Salmonella (food-borne)

Salmonella Entrides
Eggs and Poultry
(associated with fever -- "Chicken Shit")

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bacteria and vector for Staphylococcus (food-borne)

Staph Aureus
creams and custard

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*HEAT* stable toxin associated with

Staphylococcus

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bacteria for Typhoid (food-borne)

Salmonella Typhi

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Rose colored spots on abdomen
Peyers Patches in Ileum

Typhoid

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test for Typhoid (food-borne)

Widal Test

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bacteria for brucellosis (water-borne)

brucella abortus

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Brucellosis aka (2)

Bang's Disease
Undulant Fever

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spontaneous abortion in cattle

Brucellosis (Water-borne)

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rice water stool

cholera

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comma shaped with NO lymph enlargement

cholera - vibro cholera

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disease that is WATER and SOIL born

Shigella

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bacillary/bacterial dysentery

Shigella

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bacteria in traveler's diarrhea

E.Coli Enterotoxigenic form

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Montezuma's revenge associated with

Traveler's Diarrhea

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Enterohemorrhagic form of E.Coli is _____ aka ____

E.Coli OH157
Hamburger's Disease = FATAL

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Bacteria for anthrax and gram ___

Bacillus anthrax; gram +

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Anthrax (soil-borne) aka

Wool sorter's disease; inhaled spores from animal hide or wool (zoonosis)

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bacteria in tetanus (soil-borne)

clostridium tetani

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tetanus (soil-borne) inhibits ____ and ____; common symptoms is ___

GABA and glycine
lockjaw/trismus

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bacteria for gas gangrene

clostridium perfingins

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#1 cause of otitis media

haemophilus influenza

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#1 cause of otitis externa

E. Coli

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organism for leptospirosis (spirochete)

leptospira interroganes (Leptospira ictohemorrhagic)

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Weil's Syndrome causes _____ and is associated with ___ disease

jaundice
Leptospirosis

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organism for Lyme's Disease (spirochete)

Borrelia Burgdorferi

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vector for Lyme Disease (spirochete)

Deer Tick

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organism for Relapsing Fever (spirochete); and main symptom

Borrelia Recurrentis
Fever comes and goes

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organism for Syphilis

Treponema Pallidum

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hard PAINLESS chancre

primary syphilis

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condylomata lata

secondary syphilis

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gummas and tabes dorsalis

tertiary syphilis

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non-venereal syphilis

Yaws

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3 types of dysentery

childhood
Bacterial/Bacillary
Amoebic

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hand/foot/mouth disease

coxsackie virus B = childhood dysentery

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Bacterial dysentery

Shigella

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Amoebic dysentery

Entamoeba Histolytic