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What is this klebsiella exactly? i have skin sores from this.

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Dr. Robert Grindstaff
Addiction Medicine 38 years experience
Klebsiella: klebsiella is a gram negative (staining characteristic ) rod that is a common bacteria on the skin.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Klebsiella: Klebsiella is a gram-negative bacteria. It usually doesn't cause illness in healthy people. Klebsiella can lead to problems like pneumonia, sepsis, meningitis & infections of wounds or surgical sites.

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