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Causes sever diarrhea with rice water stool

vibrio cholera

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Causes peptic ulcer and some forms of stomach cancer.

helicobacter pylori

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Gram resistant bacteria with thick waxy wall

Mycobacterium tuberculosis

4

MC cause of urinary tract infections

Escherichia coli

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Causes of hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

E. coli subtype O157 H7

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Causes rose-colored spots and step ladder fever

Salmonella typhi

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Fatal encephalitis in warm waters

Naegleria fowleri

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Diarrhea MC in hikers

giardia lamblia

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Causes of megaesophagus and spread by sand fly bites

Trypanosoma cruzi

10

Sleeping sickness spread by tsetse flies bites

Trypanosoma gambiense

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Frothy vaginal discharge caused by flagellate protozoan

Trichomonas vaginitis

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Recurrent or chronic diarrhea in immune compromised.

cryptosporidium parvum

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Most deadly form of malaria.

Plasmodium falciparum

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Intestinal parasite associated with iron deficiency.

Necator americanus

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MC intestinal nematode in USA

Enterobius vermicularis

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Associated with rectal prolapse.

trichuris trichuria

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River blindness spread by the simulium blackfly.

onchocera volvulus

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Elephantiasis spread by Culex filariasis.

Wuchereria bancrofti

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Intestinal parasite associated with B12 deficiency.

Necator americanus

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Bladder parasite causing blood in the urine.

schistosoma hematobium

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Spread by eating undercooked contaminated beef.

Taenia saginatum

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Smallest tapewarm

hymenolepis nana

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Largest tapeworm

diphyllobothrium latum

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Ames test

Mutagenic potential

25

Armadillo

Mycobacterium leprae

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Ascoli test

anthrax

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ASOT (Anti-Steptolysi O Tiger)

Recent streptococcal infection