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

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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