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27 Sep 2006

Bacteria Organism
Hi Doctor.

Can you please tell me what k.pneumoniae subsp.pneumoniae is and whats its symptoms are.

Is this life threatening?

Thanks.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Adie
It is Klebsiella Pneumonia and it is quite a dangerous germ causing all kinds of serious infections.
See http://www.personalmd.com/news/klebsiella_102299.shtml
It can be life threatening if it does not react to antibiotic treatment and is quite commonly found in Intensive care patients.
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