A Bold Mold? Paecilomyces Variotii Peritonitis During Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis

Robert P. Eisinger, Melvin P. Weinstein

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Abstract

A patient on peritoneal dialysis developed peritonitis due to Paecilomyces variotii. It appears that this relatively rare organism may be starting to assert itself as a more important human pathogen. A plea is made for speciation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)606-608
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases
Volume18
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nephrology

Keywords

  • Paecilomyces
  • Peritonitis
  • continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
  • molds

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