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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED MEDICINE (IJAM)

ISSN (O) : 2663 - 046X

A CrossRef Indexed Journal

DOI : 10.34300/26630451

ISSN (P) : 2663 - 0451

IC VALUE : 89.03 (2020)

International Journal of Advanced Medicine (IJAM)
Case Report

A Case Of Spontaneous Klebsiella Pneumonia Ventriculitis Following Left Basal Pneumonia

Dr. L. S. Patil, Dr. Vijaya L. Patil, Dr. Deepak R. Chinagi, Dr. Shruti Sheelin

Abstract :

We report a case of 35 year old male ought with a history of fever, headache and blurring of vision since three days. On examination, he had neck rigidity and bilateral crepts on auscultation with decreased air entry on left side. His total counts were raised, CSF showed leukocytosis and yielded Klebsiella pneumoniae on culture, chest radiograph revealed left mid and basal pneumonia.Patient was started on ticarcillin-clavlunate with toamycin and later imipenem was added. Patients condition improved over time and was discharged on 14th day after complete recovery.

Keywords :

Klebsiella pneumoniae   ventriculitis   left basal pneumonia   alcoholic   CSF   culture   Ticarcillin   Clavlunate   Tobramycin   Imipenem   

Cite This Article:

A CASE OF SPONTANEOUS KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIA VENTRICULITIS FOLLOWING LEFT BASAL PNEUMONIA, Dr. L. S. Patil, Dr. Vijaya L. Patil, Dr. Deepak R. Chinagi, Dr. Shruti Sheelin, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED MEDICINE : Volume-2 | Issue-3 | May-2018

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