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Peritonitis involving a Capnocytophaga sp. in a patient undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.

By J Esteban, M Albalate, C Caramelo, A Reyero, M A Carriazo, J Hernandez, A Ortiz and F Soriano

Abstract

Capnocytophaga is a genus of gram-negative rods involved mainly in bacteremia in immunocompromised hosts. Here we report a case of Capnocytophaga peritonitis in a patient undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. The disease appeared as a superinfection during antimicrobial therapy of a previous episode of peritonitis

Topics: Research Article
Year: 1995
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:228442
Provided by: PubMed Central
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