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Multi-Sites Infection Caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae After Hemopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Lin Huang 1 , Yan Yan Hu 1 and Rong Zhang 1 , *
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1 Department of Clinical Microbiology, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: August 2017, 10 (8); e12933
  • Published Online: July 24, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: November 15, 2016
  • Revised: May 10, 2017
  • Accepted: June 24, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.12933

To Cite: Huang L, Yan Hu Y, Zhang R. Multi-Sites Infection Caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae After Hemopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2017 ; 10(8):e12933. doi: 10.5812/jjm.12933.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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