Primary peritonitis due to Haemophilus influenzae type b in a previously healthy child

M J Chang, G Controni
1983 Journal of Clinical Microbiology  
A case of primary peritonitis caused by Haemophilus influenzae type b biotype 2 in a 3-year-old child is described. The organism was isolated from peritoneal fluid. This is the first case of documented peritoneal infection due to this species in a patient who showed no evidence of being immunocompromised. Primary peritonitis associated with Haemo- 726 NOTES on March 23, 2020 by guest
doi:10.1128/jcm.18.3.725-726.1983 fatcat:y6cynbmosnbr3bhww65eb52h3e