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Flashcards in Ricketssiaceae Deck (35):
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the only rickettsia that is acquired thru inhalation

Coxiella burnetti

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the only ricketssia that is done in plated medium

Bartonella quintana

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causative agent of mulberry-morula bodies

Erlichia

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characteristic of Erlichia

ability to infect WBCs

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causative agent of human monocytic erlichiosis

Erlichia chaffeensis

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characterised by ingestion of parasitic host

Neoricketssia

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Q fever

Coxiella burnetti

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trench fever/louse borne disease

Bartonella quintana

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Cat scratch disease

Bartonella henselae

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Infective endocarditis

Bartonella elizabethiae

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oraya fever/ chronic verruga peruana

Bartonella baciliformis

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glod standard for ricketssia

Immunofluorescence assay (IFA)

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Weil-Felix reaction

Bartonella

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Spotted fever group

R. rickettsii
R. conorii
R. akari

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Typhus group

R. prowazekii
R. typhi

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scrub typhus

O. tsutsugamushi

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Boutonnese fever/ Mediterranean spotted fever

R. conorrii

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Rocky mountain spotted fever

R. ricketsii

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Brill-Zinsser/epidemic typhus

R. prowazekii

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Murine typhus

R. typhi

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Rickettsial pox

R. akari

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energy parasite

Chlamydiaceae

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replicative and non-infectious

reticulate body

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infective form

elementary body

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lymphogranuloma venereum

Chlamydia trachomatis

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cell culture for C. trachomatis

McCoy, HeLa 299, Green monkey kidney cells

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biosafety level for Chlamydia psittaci

BSL-3

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direct micro immunofluorescence

most sensitive method for detection

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primary atypical pneumonia

Mycoplasma pneumoniae

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colonial morphology of Mycoplasma pneumoniae

fried egg appearance

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genital Mycoplasma

Ureaplasma urealyticum
Mycoplasma hominis

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pH of Ureaplasma

5.5-6.5

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pH of Mycoplasma

6.0-8.0

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definitive identification for Mycoplasma pneumoniae

0.5% guinea pig RBC in phosphate buffered saline

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most widely used method for identification of Mycoplasma

ELISA