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Corynebacterium Diptheriae

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Gram +ive, nonspore forming rods. Usually arranged in V or L-shaped. These rods are club-shaped with beady appearance. Beads are filled with highly polymerized polyphosphate. This is how high energy phosphate bonds are stored. These beads appear metachromatic. Metachromatic means that these beads appear red when stained with a dye that stains the rest of the cell blue... Following topics are presented: *Properties *Target Population *Mode of Transmission *Pathogenesis *The mechanism of exotoxin *Clinical Findings *Complications *Treatment *Culture

In this video we will learn about :

1. Properties of Corynebacterium Diptheriae. 

2. Transmission. 

3. Pathogenesis.

4. Clincal disease, signs amd symptoms.

5. Diagnostics.

6. Treatment and management. 

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Dr. Mobeen Syed

Dr. Mobeen Syed

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Mobeen Syed is the CEO of DrBeen Corp, a modern online medical education marketplace. Mobeen is a medical doctor and a software engineer. He graduated from the prestigious King Edward Medical University Lahore. He has been teaching medicine since 1994. Mobeen is also a software engineer and engineering leader. In this role, Mobeen has run teams consisting of hundreds of engineers and millions of dollars of budgets. Mobeen loves music, teaching, and doing business. He lives in Cupertino CA.


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