Actinomycetes - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Actinomycetes PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 3d5dc5-ZDE5O



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Actinomycetes

Description:

Actinomycetes Page 6 Actinomycetes (order) Three genera Actinomyces species Nocardia species Streptomyces species Gram Positive Filamentous ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:3322
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 36
Provided by: pathmicro
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Actinomycetes


1
Actinomycetes
  • Page 6

2
Actinomycetes (order)
  • Three genera
  • Actinomyces species
  • Nocardia species
  • Streptomyces species

3
Gram Positive Filamentous Bacteria
4
(No Transcript)
5
Actinomycosis
  • A chronic suppurative and granulomatous disease
    of the cervico-facial, thoracic or abdominal areas

6
Actinomycosis
  • Actinomyces israelii

7
Ecological Niche
  • Actinomyces
  • Endogenous
  • (man and animals)

8
(No Transcript)
9
CLINICAL SPECIMENSActinomyces
  • Pus

10
Sulphur granules
11
(No Transcript)
12
Drug of Choice
  • Penicillin
  • (large doses)

13
Serological Test
  • None available

14
(No Transcript)
15
Nocardiosis
  • Subcutaneous infections, pulmonary infections,
    and brain abscesses

16
Ecological Association
  • Soil
  • Endogenous ?

17
Geographic Distribution
  • World wide

18
Nocardiosis
  • N. asteroides Pulmonary
  • N. brasiliensis - Abscesses

19
(No Transcript)
20
(No Transcript)
21
Clinical Specimens
  • Sputum
  • Pus
  • Biopsy tissue

22
(No Transcript)
23
Serological Test
  • None available

24
Drug of Choice
  • Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim

25
STREPTOMYCOSIS
  • Streptomyces species

26
Mycetoma
  • Streptomyces species

27
Ecological Association
  • Soil

28
(No Transcript)
29
Streptomyces may invade bone
30
Clinical specimens
  • Pus
  • Biopsy material

31
(No Transcript)
32
(No Transcript)
33
Serological Test
  • None available

34
Treatment
  • Surgical debridement
  • Sulfa drugs
  • Amphotericin B

35
(No Transcript)
About PowerShow.com