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Flashcards in ID Buzz Words Deck (15):
1

Rust-coloured sputum

Strep. pneumoniae CAP

2

Foul-smelling breath, swinging fever, persistent pneumonia

Lung abscess

3

Abbatoir workers

Coxiella burnetti - Q fever

4

Strawberry tongue

Scarlet fever - group A Streptococci
Kawasaki's Disease

5

Aschoff nodules

Rheumatic fever

6

Mononuclear cells

Infectious mononucleosis

7

Shallow lakes

Cyanobacteria excrete toxins

8

India ink stain

Cryptococcus neoformans

9

Eaten fried rice

Bacillus cereus

10

Mycolic acid within cell wall

TB, others include nocardia and acinetomyces

11

Gohn complex

TB

12

Cambodian + immunocompromised patient

Strongyloidiasis (worm)

13

Rice water diarrhoea

Vibrio cholerae

14

Russia water

Giardia

15

Purple heliotrope + Gottron's papules + mechanic's hands

Dermatomyositis