GRAM POSITIVE COCCI

 

 

CLASSIFICATION

 

CAUSATIVE ORGANISM

 

DISEASE

 

PROFILE / SYMPTOMS

 

TREATMENT

 

NOTES

 

 

 

Group D 

 

Hemolytic Streptococci

 

Streptococcus feacum

 

Enterococcus feacaltis

 

 

ENDOCARDITIS

 

 

Already injured heart valve

Fever, murmur, enlarged

spleen, anemia

 

 

Penicillin (intensive)

 

Viridans streptococcus

 

UTI

 

Streptococcus mutans

 

   Tooth Decay

 

Drill & Fill

 

(opportunist) 

 

 

 

Pnuemococci

 

 

Streptococcus pnuemoniae

 

 

Pmuemonia,

Strep

 

Imm-comp:

Bronchitis, Viral INF

Alcoholism, Dam. lung

Acute Lobar Inflamm

Chills, Fever, Exudate

Rusty Sputum

 

 

Penicillin

95% Effect

 

2° INF:

*Pluerisy

  -Endocarditis

  -Pericarditis

  -Sinusitis

  -Meningitis

  -Septicemia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staphylococci

 

 

 

Staphylococcus aureus

 

Impetego, Staph Boils

Carbuncles

Entercolitis

TSS

Scalded Skin

Syndrome

Osteomyelitis

 

 

Young child, athletes

Groin area 1°

1° boils-2° Subderm lesions

Carrier-food handler

Female 30↓ Supgabs

Tampons

Neonates

Male

12↓-25% mort unt

 

Top Ab & self limiting

Drain

Self limiting

 

Oral Pen 8-10 days

 

 

 

NF Human

Opportunists

 

  

& Vag Sys INF

 

Staphylococcus epidermidis

 

UTI’S

   

 

Children, Purulent Dermatitis

Prosthetic’s Joints, (heart valves)

 

 

 

 

 

Staphylococcus saprophyticus

 

 

UTI’S

 

Female 16-30