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December 8 1998 Microbiology 3300 900-1150 Case Study The InFLUence of the Influenza The patient Terry B Case no19 has acquired the microbial agent Pneumonia Influenza The patient is a three year old white male with a headache lethargy and was running a high fever of 397 degrees Celsius He has suffered from a previous illness of infection of the upper respiratory Due to the fever he had a systolic of 110 over 75 diastolic pulse of racy 100 The fever also accounted for abnormal nasal discharge A viral agent was concluded by the highly irregular hematology The WBC white blood count was at a high for compensation in immunity A normal WBC is nine-thousand five-hundred the patient had a total count of twenty-one thousand The Monocyte count normally of 7 was at a low 1 The remaining DIFF was typical of any patient suffering from a viral ailment neutrophils more than doubled at a count of 90 and bands were at 5 normally 0 The child was on a current medication of a decongestant and Amoxcillin Amoxcillin has no effect on inhibitting the viral growth of Pneumonia influenza Rhinovirus Parainfluenza Corona and respitory synctial viruses This also eliminated the disease obviously effecting the respitory tract and the childs neurology lethargy and malaise form being bacterial or fungal which is common amongst young children A number of viruses cause respitory illness similar to the common cold but are much more severe in intensity and wit frequently serious and even fatal complications The best known of the group is Influenza flu virus It can cause mild symptoms that are indistinguishable from those of the common cold but in the more easily recognizable form it is ushered in by fever cough and what doctors refer to as malaise--chills muscle ache and fatigue Pneumonia might be defined as any inflamation of the lung tissue itself but the term is generally applied only to infections of an acute
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