Table of Contents (Microbiology)
[ man with club]
Gram-negative rod with polysaccharide capsule
[ club is long and rod shaped]
Seen in hospitalized patients and Alcoholics
[ holding alcohol in one hand while trying to fight off the bacteria with the other]
Causes Urinary Tract Infections in hospitals and Sepsis
[ patient with Foley's catheter]
Klebsiella pneumonia makes it's way to the lung were it destroys the tissue
[ small clubs working up into the lung]
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Visual Mnemonic - Klebsiella Pneumonia
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