Peritonitis: Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis, Secondary Peritonitis and Intraperitoneal Catheter-associated Peritonitis
- Escherichia coli
- Klebsiella species
- Enterobacter species
- Other Enterobacterales
- Streptococcus pneumoniae
- Polymicrobial (secondary peritonitis)
- Anaerobes (secondary peritonitis)
- Fungal organisms (particularly Candida spp.) have been described in both spontaneous and secondary bacterial peritonitis and are associated with poor outcomes.
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