Mycobacterium tuberculosis as a cause of peritonitis in a patient undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

Ludlam, H.; Jayne, D.; Phillips, I.

Journal of Infection 12(1): 75-77

1986


ISSN/ISBN: 0163-4453
PMID: 3958507
DOI: 10.1016/s0163-4453(86)95007-3
Accession: 040761288

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Abstract
Tuberculous peritonitis is reported in an Asian immigrant undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). Unusual laboratory findings which resulted in delayed diagnosis are described.