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A Case Report-Actinomycosis

A Case Report-Actinomycosis

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A CASE REPORT-ACTINOMYCOSIS

BY DR.M.SUBHA II YR POST GRADUATE RAGAS DENTAL COLLEGE AND HOSPITALS CHENNAI.

ACTINOMYCOSIS
‡ BOLLINGERR 1877 LUMPY JAW IN CATTLES. ‡ HARZ _ NAMED. ‡ WOLFF AND ISRAEL 1891 _ACTINOMYCOSIS ISREALI

POSSESS CELL WALL CONTAINING MURAMIC ACID. ‡ THIN. HAVE PROKARYOTIC NUCLEI AND ARE SUSEPTIBLE TO ANTIBIOTICS. . ‡ MYCELIAL NETWORK OF BRANCHING FILAMENTS.ACTINOMYCOSIS ‡ TRNSITIONAL FORM.

NON CAPSULATED FILAMENS WHICH BREAK INTOBACILLARY AND COCCI ELEMENTS. ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ . ‡ MAJOR PATHOGENS ARE ANAEROBIC OR MICROAEROPHILIC. NONMOTILE. NONSPORING.CHARATERISTIC FEATURES GRAM POSITIVE.

RELATED TO ‡ MYCOBACTERIA: ‡ CORYNEBACTERIA: .

NORMAL COMMENSAL OF MOUTH. FOREIGN BODIES OR POOR ORAL HYGIENE FAVOURS INVASION. VAGINA.PATHOGENESIS ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ENDOGENOUS INFECTION. INTESTINE. . TRAUMA.

PATHOGENESIS ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ INDURATED SWELLING MAINLY IN THE CONNECTIVE TISSUE. MULTIPLE SINUSES ON THE SKIN. . SUPPYRATION AND DISCHARGE OF SULPHUR GRANULES.

.CLINICAL FETURES.

CLINICAL FORMS ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ CERVICOFACIAL. . ABDOMINAL. THORACIC. PELVIC.

LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS. ‡ COLLECTION OF PUS: ‡ ISOLATION: ‡ SALINE. ‡ FLUORESCENT ANTIBODY METHOD. ‡ IDENTIFICATION OF ISOLATE: ‡ MICROSCOPY. ‡ BIOCHEMICAL REACTION. . ‡ GAUZE PAD.

‡ INNOCULATION: ‡ THIOGLYCOLLATE LIQUID MEDIUM.LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS. ‡ DIFFERENTIATION: ‡ GEL DIFFUTION. ‡ IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE. . ‡ BRAIN HEART INFUSION AGAR.

‡ SURGERY.MANAGEMENT ‡ PROLONGED TREATMENT WITH PENNICILIN AND TETRACYCLINE. .

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