Which diseases may occur due to rickettsial infections Select all that apply quizlet?
Which diseases may occur due to rickettsial infections?
Select all that apply.
Typhoid fever and Rocky Mountain spotted fever are caused by rickettsial infections.
Spirochetes and Mycobacterium leprae cause leprosy.
Which bacteria causes toxic shock syndrome in female clients?
Toxic shock syndrome is a sudden, potentially fatal condition. It’s caused by the release of toxins from an overgrowth of bacteria called Staphylococcus aureus, or staph, which is found in many women’s bodies.
Which medication is beneficial for a client with pertussis?
Macrolides erythromycin, clarithromycin, and azithromycin are preferred for the treatment of pertussis in persons 1 month of age and older.
Which of the following organisms causes scrub typhus?
Scrub typhus, also known as bush typhus, is a disease caused by a bacteria called Orientia tsutsugamushi. Scrub typhus is spread to people through bites of infected chiggers (larval mites). The most common symptoms of scrub typhus include fever, headache, body aches, and sometimes rash.