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Haemophilus ducreyi-animated quick review

Haemophilus ducreyi-animated quick review

Haemophilus ducreyi is a gram negative pleomorphic coccobacillus that causes an acute sexually transmitted infection called a chancroid. This disease is rare in the United States and is most commonly seen in Africa and Southeast Asia. It is thought that chancroids may be an important cofactor in the transmission of

Haemophilus influenzae-animated quick review

Haemophilus influenzae-animated quick review

Haemophilus influenzae, , is a gram negative bacteria with a coccobacilli shape, There are two major categories of Haemophilus influenzae including the encapsulated strains, and non encapsulated strains. Encapsulated type B haemophilus influenza contains a PRP capsule , that is the most important virulence factor. Encapsulated species also demonstrate a

Acute Abdomen: General Principles – General Surgery | Lecturio

Acute Abdomen: General Principles – General Surgery | Lecturio

Hello. Welcome back. Today, in this module of acute abdomen, we’re going to discuss some general principles. Let’s start with a clinical scenario. Imagine yourself in the emergency department. You’re seeing a 35-year old man who presents to the emergency department with three days of crampy abdominal pain and diarrhea.