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Doctor insights on: Diseases Caused By Klebsiella Oxytoca

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Can klebsiella cause a meningitis?

Can klebsiella cause a meningitis?

Yes: Klebsiella can cause meningitis, but it is not one of the more common causes. If you live in a developing country, such as east asia, it might be slightly more common. It can also be slightly more common in hospital-acquired cases. ...Read more

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Treatment for bladder infecection caused by klebsiella?

Treatment for bladder infecection caused by klebsiella?

Varies: This varies depending on the sensitivity result which is usually given whenever the culture is done. Whatever medication the organism is sensitive to, is what should be used for treatment ...Read more

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My five month old daughter has klebsiella pneumoniae. What causes this?

My five month old daughter has klebsiella pneumoniae. What causes this?

Klebsiella pneumoni: Is your daughter immuno deficient? One possible way could be through a urinary tract infection brought on by fecal contamination. The urinary tract infection could have progressed to sepsis, a blood infection, which then seeded the lung good luck. ...Read more

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I have a rash that won't go away my biopsy said psoriasis, culture said Klebsiella oxytoca ...it's def not ps. can kl cause a rash? Is been 1mth. Help

I have a rash that won't go away my biopsy said psoriasis, culture said Klebsiella oxytoca ...it's def not ps. can kl cause a rash? Is been 1mth. Help

See a dermatologist: You need a skin specialist. Usually you do not need biopsy to diagnose psoriasis. Neither Benadryl (diphenhydramine) nor prednisone are appropriate treatments for psoriasis. Cultures from skin always grow something, so culture of this common bacteria means nothing without clinical correlation. ...Read more

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What causes UTI in male teenager ? And is trimethoprim effective treatment for eliminating klebsiella species causing UTI?

What causes UTI in male teenager ? And is trimethoprim effective treatment for eliminating klebsiella species causing UTI?

Usually?: Often male UTIs are a marker of an STD, poor personal (/penile) hygiene, or a known anatomic variance that interferes with urinary flow/clearance, or diabetes with poor control (causing sugar in urine). Consider above and address which most likely fits your situation. If UTI recurs, discuss above with Dr, as more testing may be needed. As long as not resistant, trimethoprim OK for klebsiella. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with klebsiella bacteria in sperm. Predcribed ciprofloxacin. Will this clear it up? Year of pain in my penis due to this. What causes it?

Diagnosed with klebsiella bacteria in sperm. Predcribed ciprofloxacin. Will this clear it up? Year of pain in my penis due to this. What causes it?

Klebsiella: This story is strange. Not sure who cultures semen, but this may be a uti, and if it is you need a detailed evaluation by a urologist. Even if you respond to Ciprofloxacin treatment you need further evaluation, because it is very rare for a man to get UTI without some underlying issues, and penis pain just makes it more urgent for you to see someone and get better. ...Read more

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Anal sex is a cause of kleibsella in urine culture?

Anal sex is a cause of kleibsella in urine culture?

Sure: Klebsiella bacteria is part of the poop. Anything that interacts with people's poop will be fair game for a Klebsiella problem. The same goes for E. coli and all the other living things in poop. ...Read more

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Huge,thick blood pass through urine.only thick blood was there as no urine.Dr.did kub CT scan,ultasound norml.kleibsella frm 6 mon.anal sex is cause?

Huge,thick blood pass through urine.only thick blood was there as no urine.Dr.did kub CT scan,ultasound norml.kleibsella frm 6 mon.anal sex is cause?

Hematuria: passing a clot through the urethra with no urine despite normal investigations with history of klebsiella you need simple urine analysis and culture to see if the is infection if normal I would wait and see if it recurs then you need cystoscopy. ...Read more