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hobby nocardia infections associated with

gardening/garden labor

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infections caused by nocardia

pulmonary nocardiosis and chronic subQ mycetomas

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nocardia morpholgy

tangled branched filiments that are acid fast

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lung findings in pumonary nocardiosis

small abcesses scattered throughout the lung, resembling milliary TB. May have some larger confluences of abcesses

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findings in subQ mycetomas

skin wound in hands and feet consisting of abcesses erupting on surface emiting purulent discharge

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morphology of m leprae

acid fast, obligate intracelular bacillus

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where yo can culture leprosy

9 banded armadillo, footpad of the mouse

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primary natural host of leprosy

humans

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blotchy lesions or mature granulomas on face, trunk or extremities

tubercoloid leprosy

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loss of eyebrows and thickened/enlarged nose

lepromatous leprosy

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type of leprosy that abundant organisms are found

lepromatous

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form of leprosy associated with poor cell-mediated immunity

lepromatous

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type of leprosy with Th2 response

lepromatous

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type of leprosy with Th1 respone

tubercoloid

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most contagious leprosy

lepromatous

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bone thickening, disfigurment, mutilation lesinos

lepromatous

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poor DTH reaction type of leprosy

lepromatous

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good DTH response type of leprosy

tuberculoid

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culture mediu of m leprae

none, cannot be orn in lab

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treatment of leprosy

dapsone