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common cause of pneumonia in immunocompromised patients

PCP

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most common cause of atypical/walking pneumonia

mycoplasma pneumoniae

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common causative agent for pneumonia in alcoholics

klebsiella

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can cause an interstitial pnuemonia in bird handlers

chlamidya psitacci

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often the cause of pnuemonia in a patient with a history of exposure to bats

histoplasma

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cause of pneumonia in a patient who has recently visited california, new mexico, or west texas

coccidiomycoses

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pnuemonia associated with "current jelly" sputum

klebsiella

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pneumonia associated with Q fever

coxiella burnetti
(interstitial pneumonia)

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pneumonia acquired from air conditioners

legionella

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most common cause of pnuemonia in children 1 year old or younger

RSV

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most common cause of pnuemonia in neonate

GBS and E coli

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most common cause of pneumonia in children and young adults

mycoplasma pneumonia

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common cause of pneumonia in patients hospitalized or with other health probelms

klebsiella pneumoniae

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most common cause of viral pneumonia

RSV

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life-threatening pneumonia causes wool-sorter's disease

bacillus anthracis

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common bacterial cause of COPD exacerbation

haemophilus influenzae

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common pneumonia in ventilator patients and those with cystic fibrosis

pseudomonas

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pontiac fever

legionella

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pneumonia gram + cocci in clusters

staph aureus

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pneumonia gram + cocci in pairs

strep pneumoniae

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pneumonia gram - rods in 80 year old

e. coli

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pneumonia gram + cocci in nenonate

GBS

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pneumonia gram - rods in neonate

e. coli

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size of induration for positive reading in patient who is HIV-positive

5 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient who had close contact with TB-infected patient

5 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient who has signs of TB seen on CXR

5 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient in homeless patients

10 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient in immigrants from developing nations

10 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient with IV drug abuse

10 mm

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size of induration for positive reading in patient in chronically ill patients

10 mm