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Publication Name World Journal of Nephrology
Manuscript ID 67170
Country/Territory South Korea
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ISSN 2220-6124 (online)
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Category Medicine, General and Internal
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Lemierre's syndrome caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae: A case report
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List So Yeon Hwang, Seok Joon Shin and Hye Eun Yoon
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Corresponding Author Seok Joon Shin, MD, PhD, Full Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Incheon St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 403-720, 56 Dongsuro, Bupyeong-Gu, Incheon 21431, South Korea. imkidney@catholic.ac.kr
Key Words Lemierre's syndrome; Klebsiella pneumoniae; Diabetes Mellitus; Pulmonary embolism; Septic pneumonia; Case report
Core Tip Lemierre’s syndrome is mostly caused by Fusobacterium. However, we present a rare case of Lemierre’s syndrome caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae in a patient with poor glycemic control. Uncommon in Lemierre’s syndrome, renal vein thrombosis and acute kidney injury occurred, continuous renal replacement therapy was performed, and mechanical ventilation was performed for serious pulmonary complications. The incidence of Lemierre's syndrome decreased after antibiotics were developed. However, when Lemierre’s syndrome occurs, the mortality rate from its complications is high, so we want to emphasize that patients with systemic symptoms accompanied by fever and sore throat should be suspicious of Lemierre's syndrome.
Publish Date 2021-09-26 03:15
Citation Hwang SY, Shin SJ, Yoon HE. Lemierre's syndrome caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae: A case report. World J Nephrol 2021; 10(5): 101-108
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2220-6124/full/v10/i5/101.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.5527/wjn.v10.i5.101
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