Neonatal cellulitis-adenitis syndrome caused by Klebsiella o
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Cellulitis-adenitis syndrome is a localized skin inflammation with associated lymphadenitis. Although rarely diagnosed in the neonatal period, group B streptococci (GBS) are the most commonly reported pathogen, and adenitis usually occurs in the facial and inguinal area.Extremely premature infants seem more frequently affected, probably due to their immature immune system.We present the first report of cellulitis-adenitis syndrome of the axilla due to Klebsiella oxytoca in a premature infant. Therefore, empiric antibiotic treatment for cellulitis-adenitis syndrome in the neonatal period should include antibiotics that act against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria....

http://www.jcnonweb.com/article.asp?issn=2249-4847;year=2017;volume=6;issue=3;spage=185;epage=186;aulast=Kuiper-Prins
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