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Flashcards in Gram - Zoonotic bacteria Deck (16):
1

Bartonella spp

Cat scratch --> Cat scratch ds (low fever, lymphadenopathy)
-Bacillary Angiomatosis (prolif of blood vessels, tumor like masses) and culture-neg endocarditis in HIV+

2

Borrelia Burgdorferi

-Ixodes ticks (deer and mice) --> Lyme ds

3

Borrelia recurrentis

on Louse --> Recurrent fever
(recurrent bc of variable surface antignes)

4

Brucella spp.

Unpasteurized dairy or infected animals--> Brucellosis/undulant fever = muscle pain, sweating, arthritis..

Brucella is a facultative intracellular bug
gram - coccobacillus

5

Campylobacter

-Puppies/livestock (fecal/oral, uncooked meat)
--> Bloody diarrhea

6

Chlamydophila psittaci

-Parrots/birds --> Psittacosis/atypical pneumonia

7

Coxiella burnetii

Aerosols of cattle/sheep amniotic fluid --> Q fever

Honora BURNETT wants to be an OB/Gyn for Sheep/cattle. Her middle initial is "Q"

8

Ehrlichia chaffeensis

Lone Star tick --> Ehrlichiosis

the lone star sheriff has to work all night and needs to CHAFFEEN-ate so he can ER-LICH-your butt

9

Francisella tularensis

-Ticks, rabbits, deer, fly --> Tularemia/"Deer fly fever"

10

Leptospira spp

Animal urine --> Leptospirosis
spirochete

The surfer in the rat infested sewers

11

Mycobacterium Leprae

Armadillos and humas w lepromatous leprosy --> Leprosy
(armadillos have scaly skin ~ leprosy)
acid fast/gram + rod

12

Pasteurella multocida

Animal bite, cats, dogs --> Cellulitis, Osteomyelitis
gram - diplococci

ELLA only drank PASTEURIZED milk to prevent OSTEOMYELITIS, and was annoyed that all of her pet ANIMALS (cats/dogs) kept biting her and giving her CELLULITIS

13

Rickettsia prowazekii

Louse -- Epidemic typhus
gram - cocci

The LOUSE was on the PROWLazekki to find RICKettsia and give him EPIDEMIC typhus

14

Rickettsia rickettsi

Dermacentor tick bite --> Rocky Mountain spotted fiver
gram - cocci

(ppl in the rocky mtns are dumb and you have to repeat things twice (Rickettsi Rickettsi)

15

Rickettsia typhi

Fleas --> ENDEMIC typhus
gram - cocci

16

Yersinia Pestis

Fleas (rats, prairie dogs) --> Plague

gram - rod, lactose -, oxidase -