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common cause of pneumonia in IC

pneumocystis jrovecii

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MCC of atypical walking pneumonia

Mycoplasma pneumonia

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Common causative agent for pneumonia in alcoholics

Klebsiella pneumoniae

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Can cause an interstitial pneumonia in bird handlers

chlamidia psittaci

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Often the cause of pneumonia in a pt w/ a hx of exposure to bats or bat droppings

Histoplasmosa

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Often the cause of pneumonia in a pt who has recently visited south california, new mexico or west texas

coccidioides

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Pneumonia associated w/ currant jelly sputum

Klebsiella

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Q fever

coxiella burnetti

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associated w/ pneumonia acquired from air conditioners

legionella

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MCC of pneumonia in kid <1yr

RSV

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MCC of pneumonia in neonate <28 days

GBS, E coli

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MCC of pneumonia in kids and young adults (including college, military, and prisoners)

Mycoplasma pneumonia

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MCC of viral pneumonia

RSV

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Causes wool-sorters dz

bacillus anthracis

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Common pneumonia in ventilator pts and those w/ CF

P. aeruginosa

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Pontiac fever

legionella