Fatal Nocardia cyriacigeorgica spontaneous bacterial peritonitis

F. J. Lee, A. K. Aung, L. A. Pereira, I. H. Arthur, R. J. Murray

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Abstract

We report the first case of fatal spontaneous bacterial peritonitis and fulminant hepatitis caused by Nocardia cyriacigeorgica in a patient with hepatitis C-related liver cirrhosis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)32-33
Number of pages2
JournalNew Microbes and New Infections
Volume1
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Nocardia cyriacigeorgica
  • spontaneous bacterial peritonitis

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