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Microbes Quiz 2

Pneumocystis jiroveci Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP); fungus; respiratory
Trichophyton (Tinea capitis, Tinea pedis, Tinea cruris) Ringworm (capitis-scalp, pedis-Athlete’s foot, cruris-Jock itch); fungus; skin
Chlamydia trachomatis, Chlamydia trachoma Chlamydia, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Inclusion (chlamydial) Conjunctivitis, Ophthalmia Neonatorum; bacteria; urogenital, skin
Neisseria gonorrhoeae Gonorrhea, The Clap; bacteria; skin
Treponema pallidum Syphilis; bacteria; skin (contact with syphilitic sore---chancre), In Utero
Human Immunodeficiency virus HIV/AIDS; virus; skin (sexual intercourse, IV drug use), In Utero, Digestive (baby--breastfeeding)
Herpes Simplex II virus Genital Herpes; virus; skin
Human Papilloma virus HPV, Genital Warts; virus; skin
Herpes Simplex I virus Cold sores, fever blisters; virus; skin
Gardnerella vaginalis Bacterial vaginosis; bacteria; urogenital (normal vaginal flora---grows when there is an imbalance)
Proteus vulgaris UTIs, wound/burn infections, sepsis, resp. tract infections; bacteria; Opportunistic---Skin, Urogenital, Resp Tract
Pseudomonas aeruginosa Pseudomonas, HAI; bacteria; skin (opportunistic infection--blood, pneumonia, post-op incision, burns); mild illness (esp. after water exposure): ear infections, generalized skin rashes, eye infections
Rickettsia rickettsii Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF); bacteria; skin
Borrelia burgdorferi Lyme disease; bacteria; skin (bite from blacklegged tick)
Hepatitis A virus Hepatitis A (HAV); virus; digestive
Hepatitis B virus Hepatitis B (HBV); virus; skin
Hepatitis C virus Hepatitis C (HCV); virus; skin
Rabies virus Rabies; virus; skin
Influenza virus Influenza, Flu; virus; respiratory
Norwalk virus Norovirus, Stomach flu, Stomach bug; virus; digestive
Rubeola virus Measles; virus; respiratory
Rubella virus German Measles, Three-Day Measles; virus; respiratory, in utero
Mumps virus Mumps; virus; respiratory
Variola virus Smallpox; virus; respiratory
Cytomegalovirus Cytomegalovirus, CMV, Human herpes virus 5 (HHV-5); virus; urogenital, in utero, skin (mother’s genital secretions during delivery, sexual intercourse), digestive (breast milk)
Respiratory Syncytial virus Respiratory Syncytial virus, RSV; virus; respiratory, skin (conjunctiva of eyes)
Rhinovirus Common cold; virus; respiratory
Epstein-Barr virus Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), Infectious Mononucleosis (Mono); virus; digestive, urogenital
Streptococcus pyogenes (non-invasive) Streptococcal Pharyngitis, Strep throat; bacteria; respiratory, digestive
Streptococcus pyogenes (invasive) Scarlet Fever; bacteria; respiratory, digestive
Staphylococcus aureus Staph infection; bacteria; skin
Staphylococcus aureus MRSA MRSA infection; bacteria; skin
Listeria monocytogenes Listeria, Listeriosis; bacteria; digestive, in utero
Helicobacter pylori H. pylori infection, Gastritis; bacteria; digestive
Leptospira interrogans Leptospirosis; bacteria; skin, digestive
Created by: nurse savage