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Table 3 Characteristics of the peritonitis

From: Effects of educational practices on the peritonitis risk in peritoneal dialysis: a retrospective cohort study with data from the French peritoneal Dialysis registry (RDPLF)

 All patients (N = 1315)
Number of peritonitis
 5 or more121.16
Type of germ for first peritonitis
 Gram negative bacilli8023.60
 Gram positive bacilli175.01
 Gram negative Cocci10.29
 Gram positive Cocci16348.08
 Mycobacteria and unknown7823.01
Causes for first peritonitis
 Asepsis mistake10831.86
 Endogenous contamination4713.86
 Mechanical issue113.24
 Tunnel infection113.24