Fungal Digestive Diseases Usually intoxication ie Aspergillus flavis aflatoxin

Fungal digestive diseases usually intoxication ie

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Fungal Digestive Diseases Usually intoxication i.e. Aspergillus flavis , aflatoxin Respiratory System Normal flora - diptheroids Staph Strep H. influenzae N. meningitis Upper system (nose & throat) Bacterial Pharyngitis (strep throat) Diphtheria Otitis media (inner ear) tonsilitis/sinusitis Viral Common cold (~50% of rhinoviruses) Adenoviruses, coronaviruses (SARS) Streptococcal pharyngitis (Strep throat) Streptococcus pyogenes (GAS) Penicillin still drug of choice Scarlet fever - Skin manifestation due to erythrogenic toxin (encoded by lysogenized phage) Club-shaped Lower system Bacterial Pertussis (whooping cough) Tuberculosis Pneumonia
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Psittacosis (chlamydia psittaci) - in bird feces, may remain latent Pertussis Bordetella pertussis Gram-negative coccobacillus Capsule Cytotoxin damages ciliated cells
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