Kingella kingae

Precautions

Standard Precautions

General Information

Fastidious gram negative rod

Colonizer of the oropharynx

Most common cause of septic arthritis and osteo in children < 4 years

Can rarely also cause other invasive infections, like culture negative endocarditis (2-7% of cases)

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