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Evolution of Antimicrobial Resistance Levels of ESKAPE Microorganisms in a Peruvian IV-Level Hospital

Flores-Paredes W, Luque N, Albornoz R, Rojas N, Espinoza M, Pons MJ, Ruiz J

Backgound: The members of the so-called ESKAPE group (Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Enterobacter spp.) are a frequent cause of severe infection, ranking among...
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Risk Factors for Mortality in Patients with Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemaseproducing K. pneumoniae and Escherichia coli bacteremia

Seo H, Bae S, Kim MJ, Chong YP, Kim SH, Lee SO, Choi SH, Kim YS, Jung J

Background: Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Enterobacterales bacteremia is associated with significant mortality; however, no optimal antibiotic strategy is available. We aimed to evaluate the clinical outcomes according to the antibiotic...
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Successful Medical Treatment for Peritonitis Resulting from a Large Pyogenic Liver Abscess Rupture

Myung HJ, Ryu SH, Liu CH, Yoo JH, Kim SH, Kim SH, Yoon WE, Park TY, Moon JS

The rupture of a pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) with peritonitis is a rare occurrence but a surgical emergency with a high mortality rate in the case of gas-forming PLA. Rare...
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Antimicrobial Resistance Caused by KPC-2 Encoded by Promiscuous Plasmids of the Klebsiella pneumoniae ST307 Strain

Lee M, Choi TJ

Background: A lineage of Klebsiella pneumoniae that produces carbapenemase-2 (KPC-2), sequence type (ST) 307, emerged in 2017. We analyzed the complete sequences of plasmids from KPC-2-producing K. pneumoniae (KPC-Kp) ST307,...
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Klebsiella pneumoniae infection secondary to bovine viral diarrhea in two prematurely born calves

Lee K, Kim HY, Choi EJ, Lee KK, So B, Jung JY

Abstract: This paper describes the development of neurological signs of two prematurely born calves four days after birth. The pathological examination results indicated fibrinopurulent polyserositis, including meningoencephalitis with suppurative bronchopneumonia....
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Ventriculitis Associated with Liver Abscess Caused by Klebsiella Pneumoniae

Lee Y, Song YM

Klebsiella pneumoniae has been recognized to cause an invasive syndrome characterized by liver abscess and its metastatic infection. The characteristics of metastatic infection involving the central nervous system in this...
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Gastric cancer and adenomatous colorectal polyp concomitant with pyogenic liver abscess and bacteremia

Kang MK, Kwon HJ, Kim MC

Synchronous gastric cancer and adenomatous colorectal polyp in patients with Klebsiella pneumoniae-induced pyogenic liver abscess (KP-PLA) and bacteremia is a rare presentation. A 58-year-old man with a 6-month history of...
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Prevalence of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Seoul, Korea

Park SH, Kim JS, Kim HS, Yu JK, Han SH, Kang MJ, Hong CK, Lee SM, Oh YH

The prevalence of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) is increasing globally. However, a few studies have addressed their epidemiology in Seoul, Korea. In this study, we conducted one-year surveillance of CRE among...
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Klebsiella pneumoniae necrotizing fasciitis on theupper lip in a patient with uncontrolled diabetes

Kim HS, Chang YJ, Chung CH

A 60-year-old woman with a history of diabetes mellitus and chronic renal failure was admitted to the hospital with severe pain in the upper lip, which began 4 days prior to...
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Epidemiological Study of an Outbreak of KPC-2-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a Tertiary Hospital in Korea

Hong JS, Park BY, Kim D, Kim K, Lee KH, Cho NH, Jeong SH

Background: The prevalence of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE), especially the KPC-2-producing Klebisella pneumoniae, is rapidly increasing and becoming a menace to global public health. This study aims to present the molecular...
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Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes of Extended-Spectrum beta-lactamaseproducing Klebsiella pneumoniae Bacteremia in Cancer Patients

Nham E, Huh K, Cho SY, Chung DR, Peck KR, Lee NY, Kang CI

Background: Cancer patients can be at a higher risk of infection due to drug-resistant bacteria than the general population for various reasons. We performed a retrospective study to evaluate possible...
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The Rate of Acquisition of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae among Close Contact Patients Depending on Carbapenemase Enzymes

Park JW, Kwak SH, Jung J, Lee JY, Lim YJ, Choi HS, Hong MJ, Choi SH, Kim MN, Kim SH

Background: Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) are highly drug-resistant pathogens. Screening the contacts of newly-identified CPE patients is crucial for nosocomial transmission control. We evaluated the acquisition rate of CPE in close...
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Prevalence and Risk Factors for Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Colonization in Intensive Care Units

Kim YA, Park YS, Kim B, Seo YH, Lee K

Active surveillance culture (ASC) can help detect hidden reservoirs, but the routine use of ASC for extended spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae is controversial in an endemic situation. We aimed to determine...
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Clinical Features and Risk Factors Associated With 30-Day Mortality in Patients With Pneumonia Caused by Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (hvKP)

Hwang JH, Handigund M, Hwang JH, Cho YG, Kim DS, Lee J

Background: Reports on metastatic or invasive infections by hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (hvKP) have increased recently. However, the effects of its virulence on clinical course and outcomes in pneumonia patients have...
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Characteristics of Klebsiella pneumoniae Isolates from Stool Samples of Patients with Liver Abscess Caused by Hypervirulent K. pneumoniae

Kim JH, Jeong Y, Lee CK, Kim SB, Yoon YK, Sohn JW, Kim MJ

BACKGROUND: Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (hvKP) has been the most significant pathogen for liver abscesses in East Asia including the Republic of Korea (ROK). Although gastrointestinal colonization of K. pneumoniae may...
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Development of Tigecycline Resistance in Carbapenemase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Sequence Type 147 via AcrAB Overproduction Mediated by Replacement of the ramA Promoter

Yoon EJ, Oh Y, Jeong SH

BACKGROUND: Carbapenem-resistant K. pneumoniae 2297, isolated from a patient treated with tigecycline for pneumonia, developed tigecycline resistance, in contrast to carbapenem-resistant isolate 1215, which was collected four months prior to...
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Two cases of pyogenic liver abscess due to Klebsiella pneumoniae in immunocompetent children

Shin HD, Lee MS, Hong JP, Kim T, Kim DJ, Yoo JH

Pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) can be caused by bacteria entering the liver via the portal vein or primary bacteremia, or it can be cryptogenic. Recently, Klebsiella pneumoniae has been increasingly...
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Comparison of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae Acute Pyelonephritis in Korean Patients

Hyun M, Lee JY, Kim HA, Ryu SY

BACKGROUND: Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae are two of the most common causes of urinary tract infection. The purpose of this study was to compare clinical characteristics and antimicrobial susceptibility...
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Differences in Antimicrobial Resistance Phenotypes by the Group of CTX-M Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase

Gwon B, Yoon EJ, Kim D, Lee H, Shin JH, Shin JH, Shin KS, Kim YA, Uh Y, Kim HS, Kim YR, Jeong SH

BACKGROUND: Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates producing CTX-M extendedspectrum β-lactamases (ESBLs) were assessed for antimicrobial resistance phenotypes varied by group of enzymes. METHODS: A total of 1,338 blood isolates,...
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Identification and Characterization of NDM-1-producing Hypervirulent (Hypermucoviscous) Klebsiella pneumoniae in China

Liu Z, Gu Y, Li X, Liu Y, Ye Y, Guan S, Li J

BACKGROUND: Carbapenem-resistant hypervirulent (hypermucoviscous) Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR-HMKP) poses a significant public health challenge. We investigated its epidemiology and molecular characteristics in a tertiary care hospital in eastern China. METHODS: CR-HMKP were...
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