Friedländer, Carl(redirected from Friedländer disease)
Friedländer, Carl(fret'len?der, fred')
Ger. pathologist, 1847–1887.
Friedländer bacillusKlebsiella pneumoniae..
Friedländer diseaseEndarteritis obliterans.
Lobar pneumonia caused by infection with Klebsiella pneumoniae, characterized by fevers, chills, sweats, cough, pleuritic pain, bloody sputum, and bulging interlobar fissures on chest x-ray.
Friedländer,(Friedlander), Carl, German pathologist, 1847-1887.
Friedländer bacillus - capsular types 1, 2, and 3 of this organism may be causative agents in pneumonia. Synonym(s): Klebsiella pneumoniae.
Friedländer pneumonia - a form of pneumonia caused by infection with Klebsiella pneumoniae
Friedländer stain for capsules - an obsolete stain employing gentian violet.