Fatal peritonitis due to Trichoderma sp in a patient undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis


Esel D., Koc A. N. , Utas C. , Karaca N. , Bozdemir N.

MYCOSES, cilt.46, ss.71-73, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 46
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1046/j.1439-0507.2003.00814.x
  • Dergi Adı: MYCOSES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.71-73

Özet

We describe a rare case of peritonitis caused by an unusual fungus, Trichoderma sp., in a patient on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Management of the patient consisted of Tenckhoff catheter removal and antifungal chemotherapy, but the patient died.