2 doctors weighed in:

Can klebsiella pneumoniae spread during kissing or ora?i have it on my throat, can i spread it to my girlfriend during kissing or during oral sex?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Unlikely

Klebsiella is not a highly infectious bacteria and thus unlikely to be a problem in the scenario described unless you have an impaired immune system or on an immunosuppressive drug (chemotherapy etc)

In brief: Unlikely

Klebsiella is not a highly infectious bacteria and thus unlikely to be a problem in the scenario described unless you have an impaired immune system or on an immunosuppressive drug (chemotherapy etc)
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
39 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors