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Mannheim Peritonitis Index (MPI)

Purpose:

To use the Mannheim Peritonitis Index (MPI) to predict outcome in a patient with severe peritonitis.

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Gastroenterology

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage, selection

ICD-10:

K65

Description:

The Mannheim Peritonitis Index (MPI) can be used to predict outcome in patients with severe peritonitis. It is intended to be simple, without need for extensive laboratory data.

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