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Table 5 Associations between clinical outcomes and recent antibiotic history

From: Viridans streptococcus peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis: clinical characteristics and comparison with concurrent polymicrobial infection

mono-VS peritonitis (n = 78 episodes)
  Cure (n = 74) Relapse (n = 2) Catheter Removed (n = 2)
No recent antibiotic use 63 1 2
Recent antibiotic use 11 1 0
mixed-VS peritonitis (n = 31 episodes)
  Cure (n = 26) Relapse (n = 0) Catheter Removed (n = 5)
No recent antibiotic use 22 0 5
Recent antibiotic use 4 0 0
  1. Abbreviation: VS viridans streptococcus