Table 2.

Microbiology of peritonitis episodes

Culture ResultNon-RP (% [n])RP (% [n])
S. aureus15.1 (66)21.1 (11)
Coagulase-negative Staphylococcus16.4 (73)11.5 (6)
Streptococcus6.2 (27)3.9 (2)
Enterococcus3.4 (17)3.9 (2)
Other Gram-positive3.4 (15)5.8 (3)
Pseudomonas species5.4 (24)5.8 (3)
Klebsiella species4.0 (18)3.8 (2)
Escherichia coli4.7 (21)1.9 (1)
Acinetobacter species2.7 (11)3.8 (2)
Other Gram-negative7.3 (32)5.8 (3)
Culture-negative30.6 (134)32.7 (17)
Total100.0 (438)100.0 (52)