Suppurative lymphadenitis caused by hypermucoid-variant Klebsiella in a Polynesian woman: a case report. Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease Sun, B., Singhal, S., Winslow, D. L. 2020; 98 (4): 115166


Hypermucoid Klebsiella pneumoniae, known for its association with multiple-organ infection, has gradually increased in prevalence beyond where it was first characterized in East Asia. Here we describe a unique presentation of suppurative lymphadenitis due to hypermucoid Klebsiella in a patient from Tonga, a country with few reported cases.

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