1st Degree AV block
2nd Degree type 2 block
Bundle Branch Block
3rd Degree block
2nd Degree type 1 block
Transposition of great arteries
Patent ductus arteriosus
Patent truncus arteriosus
Coarctation of the aorta
Diagnosis can be made presumptively by culture of a nasopharyngeal swab for bacteria and viruses
The most likely cause is Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, or Moraxella catarrhalis
The most likely cause is a respiratory virus such as rhinovirus, influenza virus, or respiratory syncytial virus
Diabetes mellitus is an important risk factor for this kind of infection
The clinical diagnosis is rhinosinusitis
His illness is likely caused by rhinovirus or influenza virus or parainfluenza virus
He should be treated with antibiotic for probable bacterial superinfection
Swelling of epithelial lining of nasal passages and paranasal infundibula leads to obstruction of sinus cavities
Treatment of acute pharyngitis with penicillin or other effective antibiotic is indicated to prevent acute rheumatic fever
Group A streptococci are susceptible to inhibition by bacitracin in the “A” disk on blood agar plate
Streptolysin O is the virulence factor of group A streptococcus responsible for evoking a protective immune response and for causing acute rheumatic fever.
Rapid antigen detection test for group A streptococcus is a more sensitive test for streptococcal pharyngitis than a throat culture.
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