Flashcards in Cases Deck (15):
What are the most common causes of Otitis Media?
2/3 viral (few respond to abtx)
What is the most common bacterial cause of Otitis media?
What test will help you differentiate between Staph and Strep?
What is the Tx of Strep Pneumo
Amoxicillin (G- focus with Residual G + activity)
(Amox/Clavulanate has high SA)
WHat is the Tx of Unresponsive Otitis media?
What are Complications of Otitis media?
TM Perforation (Ear tubes are controlled rupture. Theraputic)
Cholestitoma (scar in search of a wound)
What is a comon bacterial cause of Otitis externa?
What fungi causes septate hyphi on microscopic view?
What is the the Tx of Otitis Externa?
What is the most common cause of sinusitis?
WHat is the medical Tx of Sinusitis?
Decongestants (NO Anti-histamines, tend to slow down flow, make it worse)
What are the complications of Bacterial Sinusitis?
What Is the most probable cause of Pharyngitis?
Mono (Epstein Barr Virus)
What is the treatment of Salmonella?
Supportive Care, Hydration.