A Pediatric Case of Antibiotic‑Associated Hemorrhagic Colitis Caused by Klebsiella Oxytoca

Abdollah Karimi, Arefeh Fayazi, Javad Ghorobi, Zahra Pourmoghaddas


In recent decade the prevalence of antibiotic associated diarrhea was increased because of more antibiotic usage. Colstridum diffcile is a microorganism which can cause mild to severe colitis. But the only cause of colitis related to Antibiotics is not colstridum diffcle. In this case report we explain a child whit antibiotic associated colitis due to klebsiella oxtyoca.

Keywords: Antibiotic associated diarrhea, child, colitis, klebsiella oxytoca

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