klebsiella klebsiella

Definition(s):

  • (n) a genus of nonmotile rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria; some cause respiratory and other infections

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  • Following her visit to the ward, Tshabalala-Msimang said the hospital management had indicated that "reasonable measures had been taken to contain and prevent a further outbreak of klebsiella".
    on Nov 28, 2007 By: Manto Tshabalala-Msimang Source: The Times

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