Klebsiella pneumoniae endophthalmitis with associated hepatic abscess

Nathan T. Connell, Ian A. Thomas, Aman D. Sabharwal, Mark A. Gelbard

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Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess is known to be associated with metastatic endophthalmitis, with most cases clustered in Taiwan. We report a case of Klebsiella liver abscess with metastatic endophthalmitis in a nondiabetic Haitian man without underlying medical problems.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)442-444
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hospital Medicine
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1 2007
Externally publishedYes



  • Endophthalmitis
  • Hepatic abscess
  • Klebsiella

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health Policy
  • Assessment and Diagnosis
  • Care Planning
  • Fundamentals and skills
  • Leadership and Management

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Connell, N. T., Thomas, I. A., Sabharwal, A. D., & Gelbard, M. A. (2007). Klebsiella pneumoniae endophthalmitis with associated hepatic abscess. Journal of Hospital Medicine, 2(6), 442-444. https://doi.org/10.1002/jhm.259