A rare case of peritonitis due to Brevundimonas vesicularis
Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives
Healthcare associated infections due to gram negative bacilli are a major concern among healthcare institutions. While Pseudomonas and Escherichia coli species are known major organisms; other lesser known species can also cause primary infection. We present a case of peritonitis in a patient on a peritoneal dialysis regimen due to Brevundimonas vesicularis.
Bolzon C, Nguyen BH. A rare case of peritonitis due to Brevundimonas vesicularis. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2018 Jun 12;8(3):161-162. doi: 10.1080/20009666.2018.1478564. PMID: 29915660; PMCID: PMC5998283.