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whooping cough

bordetella pertussis

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bordetella pertussis

gram negative aerobic coccobacilli capsulate

human reservoir

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whooping cough stages

catarrhal - fever, rhinorrhea, lacrimation

paroxysmal - whooping cough

convalescent - less severe cough

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klebsiella pneumonia

gram negative
non-motlie
capsulate rods

facultative anaerobe

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currant jelly sputum

klebsiella pneumonia

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community and hospital acquired pneumonias with cavitary lung lesion

possibly klebsiella pneumonia

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moraxella catarrhalis

gram negative
chocolate agar
diplococci
catalase +
oxidase +

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pneumonia in elderly

moraxella catarrhalis

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otitis media in young children

moraxella catarrhalis

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neisseria meningitidis

aerobic gram negative
-diplococci
-capsule
-oxidase +
-thayer martin media

11

dorm or military outbreak of meningitis

neisseria meningitidis

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neisseria contact tx

rifampin

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tx of neisseria

PCN, 3rd gen cephalosporin

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pseudomonas aeruginosa

gram negative rod
-procyanin - blue/green pigment

hospital acquired infection

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hospital acquire or ventilator associated pneumonia

possibly pseudomonas aeruginosa

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most common cause of otitis externa

pseudomonas aeruginosa

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tx of pseudomonas

extende spectrum PCN AND aminoglycoside

-always use combo antibiotic