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Definition of «Klebsiella»

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Klebsiella: A group of bacteria normally living in the intestinal tract and frequently the cause of nosocomial infections (infections acquired in the hospital). Named for Dr. Klebs.

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  • Klebsiella Infections

    The genus Klebsiella belongs to the tribe Klebsiellae, a member of the family Enterobacteriaceae. The organisms are named after Edwin Klebs, a 19th century ...

  • Klebsiella: Definition from Answers.com

    A genus of bacteria in the family Enterobacteriaceae; nonmotile, encapsulated rods arranged singly, in pairs, or in chains; some species are human pathogens.

  • Klebsiella - MicrobeWiki - Kenyon College

    Description and Significance. Klebsiella pneumoniae is one of the most common Gram-negative bacteria seen by physicians worldwide. Pneumonias that are caused by Klebsiella ...

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    ISS. 820 East 20th Street. Cookeville, TN 38501 USA. 931 526 1106. Bob@sproutnet.com . 中文版. En español . Klebsiella. We all have millions of bacteria in our gastrointestinal ...

  • CDC - Klebsiella pneumoniae in Healthcare Settings - HAI

    General Information. Klebsiella [kleb−see−ell−uh] is a type of Gram-negative bacteria that can cause different types of healthcare-associated infections, including ...

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