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* MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
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  mle99possible - 07/21/08 16:42
 
  Let us please share Microbiology mnemonics for our forum members for good. Your help is appreciated a lot, God bless.

I thank rizowana for sharing this first mnemonic from this subject, ...
 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390534
  mle99possible - 07/21/08 16:47
 
  courtesy from DR.RIZOWANA. thank you once again.

BODYHEAT CHANGES SHAPE

Blastomyces dermatidis
Coccidioces immitis
Histoplasma capsulatum

these three dimorphic fungi which produce systemic diseases in I.C patients.

Hey rizowana pls explain the mnemonic more for good if possible.

 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390538
  rizowana - 07/21/08 16:50
 
  SOME KILLERS HAVE PRETTY NICE CAPSULE

Strept. pneumoniae
Kleb. pneumoniae
Heamophylus influenzae
Pseudomonus aeroginosa
Neisseria meningitidis
Cryptococcus neoformans
 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390542
  rizowana - 07/21/08 16:52
 
  correction

HEAT CHANGES BODYSHAPE
 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390552
  rizowana - 07/21/08 17:00
 
  KILLED VIRAL VACCINE

REST IN PEACE ALWAYS

RABIES

INFLUENZA

POLIO(OLD, SALK)

HEPATITIS A














 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390561
  rizowana - 07/21/08 17:09
 
  LIVE VIRAL VACCINE

ALL BUT ADENO ARE ATTENUATED

Mr. V.Z. Mapsy (mnenomic)

MUMPS
RUBELLA
VARICELLA-ZOSTER
MEASLES
ADENOVIRUS(pathogenic respiratory strains are given in enteric coated capsule)
POLIO(new, sabin)
small pox
yellow fever





 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390814
  mle99possible - 07/21/08 20:30
 
  Excellent response Dr.rizowana, keep updating. Thanks, representing all forum members.  
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1390905
  rizowana - 07/21/08 22:09
 
  DIFFICULT TO BE IN A CLOSET WITH SOMEONE HAVING EXPLOSIVE FOUL SMELLING DIARRHOEA B/C IT WOULD SMELL AND THERE WILL BE NO AIR IN THERE

BUG: CLAUSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE CAUSES EXPLOSIVE FOUL SMELLING DIARRHOEA AND IT IS AN ANAROBE.

 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1391420
  rizowana - 07/22/08 05:38
 
  KLEBSIELLA DETAILS


U TELL THE PT : GETS ups YOU fat alchoholic

UTI
PNEUMONIA
SEPSIS
fat capsule

GET UPS: NONMOTILE B/C NO FLAGELLA
ALCHOHOLIC: COMMONLY SEEN



KIDNEY TRANSPLANT VIRUS

Borrowed Kidney
BK VIRUS
 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1391575
  rizowana - 07/22/08 10:24
 
  LEPROSY: EARLY SIGNS, DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA

LEProsy

loss of skin sensation in affected skin/ loss of function(paralysis)
enlargement of affected superfitial nerve(tender too)
positive identification of M. lepre uder microscope

ENDOTOXIN

Endothelial cells/edema
negative (gram negative)
DIC/DEATH
OUTER MEMBRANET
TNF
O-ANTIGEN
X-TREMELY HEAT STABLE
IL-1
NO/NEUTROPHIL CHEMOTAXIS
 
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* Re:MICROBIOLOGY mnemonics
#1392336
  rizowana - 07/22/08 18:16
 
  M. TUBERCULOSIS CULTURE IDENTIFICATION
ROUGH, TOUGH, BUFF

ROUGH: COLONY ISNT SMOOTH
TOUGH:STUCK TO PLATE WELL AND TOUGH TO REMOVE
BUFF: IS COLOR, CREAM/COFFEE SHADE


VIBRIO VIBRATES

THAT MEANS V.CHOLERAE IS MOTILE


GRAM POSITIVE ORGANISME

2T

THICK PEPTIDOGLYCAN CELL LAYER
THECHOIC ACID


LISTAMBLE

THAT MEANS LISTERIA HAS TUMBLING MOTILIY

ACUTE POST STREPTOCOCCAL GLOMERULONEPHRITIS

SORE THROAT, FACE BLOAT, PEE COKE(MNEONOMIC)

SORE THROAT: ONE WEEK AGO
FACE BLOAT: FACIAL EDEMA
PEE COKE:COKE COLORED URINE
 
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