A series of five patients with Klebsiella pneumonia, of whom four were young, is presented. The infection was not acquired in hospital, and none of the patients had a predisposing or debilitating disease. Viral or mycoplasma infection, combined with indiscriminate use of broad spectrum antibiotics might have played a role in the pathogenesis of the disease.
|State||Published - 1 Dec 1978|
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