Flashcards in Microbiology systems Deck (113)
What is the #1 cause of meningitis in teenagers?
What is bacterial cause of meningitis is commonly found in all age group, besides neonates?
What is the treatment for meningitis?
ceftriaxone + vanco
What abx should be added to the treatment for acute meningitis if listeria is suspected?
true or false: HSV1 causes meningitis
false, causes encephalitis
What was the most common cause of pediatric meningitis 15 years ago?
Increased opening pressure of spinal tap + PMNs + increase protein + decreased sugar = what cause of meningitis (bacterial, viral, or fungal)?
Increased opening pressure + increased lymphocytes + increased protein + decreased sugar = what cause of meningitis (bacterial, viral, or fungal)?
Normal opening pressure + increased lymphocytes + normal protein levels + normal sugar levels = what cause of meningitis?
Osteomyelitis is most commonly caused by which bacteria?
Which sexually transmitted bacteria can cause osteomyelitis?
Osteomyelitis in DM and IV drug users is commonly caused by which bacteria?
Pseudomonas or serratia
Sickle cell pt with osteomyelitis = ?
Osteomyelitis caused by a prosthetic joint replacement = ?
S. Aureus and S. epidermidis
Osteomyelitis caused by a dog or cat bite = which bacterial cause?
Nitrate urine test is positive for UTIs caused by what type of bacteria (gram + or -)?
Leukocyte esterase test + in a urine test = UTI caused by what type of organism (viral, bacterial, or fungal)?
+ urease test on urine test = which bacteria?
Proteus or klebsiella
- urease test on urine test = which bacteria?
What are the three leading causes of UTIs in women?
Swarming on agar = which bacteria?
Blue-green pigment producing bacteria = ?
Red pigmented bacteria = ?
thin white vaginal discharge + fishy odor without inflammation = ?
Frothy, grey-green, and foul smelling discharge with inflammation = ?
Clue cells = ?
What is the treatment for BV?
What is the treatment for trichomoniasis?
What is the treatment for candida vulvovaginitis?