Klebsiella pneumoniae

What is Klebsiella pneumoniae?

Klebsiella pneumonia is a type of bacterial pneumonia. klebsiella causes various diseases like infections in urinary tract and lower biliary tract and infections in surgical wound sites. Here sputum appears as red current jelly in pneumonia. Affects diabetics, alcoholics and chronic lung disease patients.

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I am a 27 year old female and have been diagnosed with klebsiella pneumonia in the respiratory system.
The first 10 days I was given oral...

doctor1 MD

Welcome to HCM,
You are having klebsiella pneumonia this is usually seen in hospital settings and sometimes resistant to routine antibiotics....

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I am a 79 year old male with klebsiella pneumoniae of the scalp ( diagnosed by culture). A series of oral antibiotics along with topical...

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Thanks for the query.

I am a general physician associated with department of dermatology in the past. I see that your query is addressed to a...

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Hi Doc, my Mom was diagnosed with Klebsiella pneumonia. She is a 73 year old lady, and we are really worried about this, she seems to have major...

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Welcome to HCM!

I have read the query and it say that the patients had developed anxiety issues after having an attack of klebsiella pneumonia.


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