Disease

Etiologic Agent

Mycoplasma infection

Mycoplasma spp.

Nocardiosis

Nocardia spp. or aerobic actinomycetes

Nontuberculous mycobacterial infection

Mycobacteria spp. (except M. tuberculosis complex)

Pasteurella infection

Pasteurella spp.

Pertussis (whooping cough)

Bordetella pertussis

Plague

Yersinia pestis

Plesiomonas shigelloides infection

Plesiomonas shigelloides

Pneumococcal disease

Streptococcus pneumoniae

Pseudomonas infection

Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Q fever

Coxiella burnetii

Rat bite fever

Spirillum minus

Relapsing fever

Borrelia spp.

Rickettsioses

 

Boutonneuse fever

Rickettsia conorii

Louse-borne typhus

Rickettsia prowazekii

Marine typhus

Rickettsia typhi

Ehrlichiosis

Ehrlichia chafeensis

Anaplasmosis

Anaplasma phagocytophilum

Salmonellosis (non-typhoid)

Salmonella spp. (except serovar Typhi)

Shigellosis

Shigella spp.

Staphylococcal infection

Staphylococci spp.

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection

S. aureus (methicillin-resistant)

Stenotrophomonas infection

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia.

Streptococcal infection (group A)

Streptococcus pyogenes

Tetanus

Clostridium tetani

Tuberculosis

Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Tularemia

Francisella tularensis

Yaws (nonvenereal treponemal infection)

Treponema pertenue

Yersiniosis

Yersinia enterocolitica

Fungal diseases

 

Aspergillosis

Aspergillus spp.

Cryptococcus

Cryptococcus spp.

Histoplasmosis

Histoplasmosis capsulatum

Mucormycosis

Fungi of the order Mucorales

Helminthic diseases

 

Ascariasis

Ascaris lumbricoides

Echinococcosis

Echinococcus spp.

Enterobiasis

Enterobius vermicularis

Filariasis

Wuchereria bancrofti

Hookworm disease

Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale

Onchocerciasis

Onchocerca volvulus

Schistosomiasis

Schistosoma mansoni and S. haematobium



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