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Opportunists in peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: the example of Paracoccus yeei
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  • Christelle Fosso,
  • Evelyne Maillart,
  • Bram Beun,
  • Fahd Touzani,
  • Bhavna Mahadeb,
  • Philippe Clevenbergh
Christelle Fosso
CHU Brugmann
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Evelyne Maillart
Brugmann University Hospital
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Bram Beun
CHU Saint-Pierre
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Fahd Touzani
CHU Brugmann
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Bhavna Mahadeb
CHU Brugmann
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Philippe Clevenbergh
Brugmann University Hospital
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Abstract

We report a case of P. yeei CAPD-peritonitis in a patient experiencing repeated episodes of peritonitis. P. yeei, an emerging opportunistic pathogen, takes advantage of specific virulence factors and peculiar circumstances. We discuss the exogenous or endogenous microbial source of the peritonitis and guidelines to decrease its occurrence.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

18 Dec 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
22 Dec 2020Submission Checks Completed
22 Dec 2020Assigned to Editor
08 Jan 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
20 Jan 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
23 Jan 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
07 Mar 20211st Revision Received
09 Mar 2021Submission Checks Completed
09 Mar 2021Assigned to Editor
09 Mar 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
27 Mar 2021Editorial Decision: Accept