Table 5.

Final outcome of peritonitis in 482 children with PD-associated peritonitisa

OutcomePD ContinuedPD DiscontinuedTotal (n [%])
TemporaryPermanent
Full functional recovery42090429 (89)
Ultrafiltration problems81716 (3.3)
Adhesions311115 (3.1)
Uncontrolled infection011112 (2.5)
Secondary fungal peritonitis0044 (0.8)
General therapy failure0066 (1.3)
Total (n [%])431 (89)12 (2.5)39 (8.1)482 (100)