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Eikenella Corrodens:
Transmission (2)

"corrodes" agar
1. Human Bite Wounds
2. Fist-Fight Injury

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Eikenella manifestations (4)

Treatment

1. brain abscesses
2. sinusitis
3. pneumonia/ lung abscess
4. endocarditis

Tx: Penicillin (extendend cephalosporins, tetracyclines)

symptoms: "Brad Sucker Punched Egleton" -->b/c Eikenella is transmitted by fighting

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Kingella Kingae:
Gram Stain
Description
Endogenously found where on humans?

Gram (-)
small coccobacilli
human oropharynx

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Kingella in children

Treatment

"sterile"/aseptic arthritis (but actually septic) w/ Pain, F
Tx: children generally recover, abx similar to Eikenella (Penicillin)

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Strep species causing:
abscess in brain, oropharynx, peritoneal cavity

S. anginosus
S. constellatus
S. intermedius

"ANGIe is CONSTantly INTERrupting about abscess in the brain, oropharynx and peritoneal cavity. Idiot"

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Strep species causing:
Subacute bacterial endocarditis, neutropenic sepsis, penumonia, meningitis

S. mitis
S. pneumoniae
S. oralis

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Strep Species causing:
Dental caries, endocarditis

S. mutans
S. sobrinus

"Mutans mutates your teeth into cavities"

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Strep Species Causing:
bacteremia, endocarditis

S. Salivarius

"Sail BAC to my heart (ENDOCARDITIS)"

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Strep species causing:
colon cancer, meningitis

Strep Bovis (S. gallolyticus, S. pasteurianus)

"if Strep bovis, be sure to look at their bowels"

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Strep species causing:
Meningitis, bacteremia, strep toxic shock syndrome

S. suis

"I'm SUper SHOCKed MEN eat BACon"

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Nutrient variable Strep species causing:
endocarditis, pancreatic abscess, otitis media, postpartum + postabortal sepsis

Abiotrophia

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hemolysis of Strep viridans
treatment

alpha (partial) hemolytic
Tx: penicillin (bacteriostatic) +/- aminoglycoside

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Strep species that cause endocarditis (6)

#1 strep viridans (alpha hemolytic)
2. Mitis
3. Mutans (also dental caries)
4. Salivarius
5. Abiotropia
6. Bovis (also colon cancer)