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Most common cause of secondary immunodeficiency

Malnutrition

2

Most common cause of prosthetic valve endocarditis; septic arthritis in prosthetic joints

Staphylococcus epidermidis

3

Most common bacterial cause of sorethroat

Pharyngitis

4

Most common complement defect

C2 deficiency

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Most common cause of secondary immunodeficiency

Malnutrition

6

Most common cause of prosthetic valve endocarditis; septic arthritis in prosthetic joints

Staphylococcus epidermidis

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Most common complement defect

C2 deficiency

8

Most common cause of sepsis neonatorum

Strep agalactiae

9

Most common cause of neonatal meningitides

Group B beta hemolytic streptococcus,
E. Coli
L. Monocytogenes

10

Most common cause of subacute and native valve endocarditis among the viridans family

Streptococcus sanguis

11

3 most common cause of pulmonary hemorrhage

Woolsorter
Congenital syphilis
Weil's disease

12

Meningitis is most common at what age group

2-18 years old

13

Most common cause of urethritis

Gonococcal urethritis

14

Most common cause of PID

N. Gonorrhea

15

What organism is common in septic arthritis especially in sexually active adults

N. Gonorrhea

16

Most common cause of community acquired UTI

E. Coli

17

Most common cause of bacillary dysentery

Shigella sonnei/ duval's bacillus

18

Most severe form of bacillary dysentery
Most common epidemic dysentery

Shigella dysentery type 2 - shigella bacillus

19

Most common cause of bacterial gastroenteritis

Campylobacter jejuni

20

Most common cause of pneumonia in alcoholics

Klebsiella pneumoniae

21

Most common cause of malignant otitis externa in diabetics

Pseudomas

22

3rd most common cause of UTI

Pseudomonas

23

Most common infectious cause implicated in steven johnson syndrome

Mycoplasma pneumoniae

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Most common STD overall

Chlamydia trachomatis