Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder due to translocation between chromosomes (9, 22), known as the “Philadelphia chromosome.” In 2016, the World health organization (WHO) introduced a new clinical entity of de novo acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Both diseases share some commonalities, therefore, create a challenge to diagnose.
Klebsiella pneumoniae can cause community-acquired and hospital-acquired infection. It increases morbidity and mortality in high-risk patients. We present a case of invasive Klebsiella pneumoniae in poorly controlled diabetes mellitus, who ended up having a metastatic spread of Klebsiella pneumoniae involving the liver, lungs, kidneys, brain, and muscle.