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


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

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

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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.