Tag: Respiratory

Extrapulmonary TB (part 1) | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Extrapulmonary TB (part 1) | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: This is Charles Prober. Voiceover: And I’m Morgan Theis and today we’re going to talk about the extrapulmonary disease associated with tuberculosis, which I find kind of interesting, because I always think of tuberculosis as a lung disease. Voiceover: In fact, you’re correct, Morgan that the most prominent infection

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