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Clinical Group

Imaging Journal of Clinical and Medical Sciences

ISSN: 2455-8702



Abstract Open Access
Case Report PTZAID: IJCMS-3-125

Klebsiella Pneumoniae Communiy-Acquired Pneumonia in a Trisomic at Omar Bongo Ondimba's Army Instruction Hospital (HIA OBO)

D Mounguengui*, JM Mandji Lawson, H Birinda, M Ondounda, S Olivera, UD Kombila, LD Ibinga, JB Boguikouma

Kp community-acquired pneumonia is rarely encountered. Its prevalence is higher in Asia, where a higher strain virulence was demonstrated [1,2]. It’s a pyo-pneumothorax, which usually occurs on debilitated or  immuno-compromised patients. It is a severe disease associated with high mortality. Here, we report the observation of a Kp community-acquired pneumonia occurring in a genetic disorder context.

Published on: May 8, 2016 Pages: 7-8

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