Bacterial peritonitis

Peritonitis that is caused by a bacterial infection.
National Institutes of Health

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1953-2018
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS Norfloxacin is highly effective in preventing spontaneous bacterial peritonitis recurrence in cirrhosis, but… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND The effectiveness of antiviral therapy in preventing disease progression in patients with chronic hepatitis B and… (More)
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2002
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2002
The extensive use of invasive procedures and of long-term norfloxacin prophylaxis in the management of cirrhotic patients may… (More)
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2001
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2001
AIMS To evaluate the prevalence, incidence and clinical relevance of bacterial infection in predominantly non-alcoholic cirrhotic… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In patients with cirrhosis and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, renal function frequently becomes impaired. This… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mast cells play a detrimental role in IgE-dependent allergic reactions. In contrast, a protective function for mast cells has… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Although spontaneous bacterial peritonitis is considered a precipitating factor of renal impairment in cirrhosis, no study… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
One hundred and seventy hospitalized patients with cirrhosis were included in a prospective and sequential study, to verify the… (More)
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1991
1991
In a prospective randomized study, selective intestinal decontamination with norfloxacin was performed during hospitalization in… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Eighty cirrhotic patients who had recovered from an episode of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis were included in a multicenter… (More)
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