Successful renal transplantation in the setting of Alcaligenes xylosoxidans peritonitis treatment

Amanullah Bilal, Satcha Borgella, Nirav Jasani, Hsiao Lai

Abstract


We report a patient with continuous cycling peritoneal dialysis (CCPD)-associated peritonitis caused by A. xylosoxidans who successfully received a renal transplant during his peritonitis treatment course and cleared his peritoneal infection. This is the first case of A. xylosoxidans-related CCPD peritonitis who was successfully transplanted.

 


Full Text: PDF DOI: 10.5430/crim.v1n2p163

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Case Reports in Internal Medicine

ISSN 2332-7243(Print)  ISSN 2332-7251(Online)

Copyright © Sciedu Press

To make sure that you can receive messages from us, please add the 'sciedu.ca' and ‘sciedupress.com’ domains to your e-mail 'safe list'. If you do not receive e-mail in your 'inbox', please check your 'spam' or 'junk' folder.