Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis


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Kleb·si·el·la rhi·no·scle·ro·ma·tis

a bacterial species found in cases of rhinoscleroma.

Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis

A species that can cause rhinoscleroma, a destructive granuloma of the nose and pharynx.
See also: Klebsiella
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Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis is most frequently the causative agent; however, to our knowledge, 3 case reports of rhinoscleroma secondary to K ozaenae have been reported to date.
Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis is not found in normal secretions.
Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis is a gram-negative, encapsulated, nonmotile, diplobacillus member of the family Enterobacteriaceae.