Published online Dec 28, 2009. doi: 10.3748/wjg.15.6137
Revised: November 27, 2009
Accepted: December 4, 2009
Published online: December 28, 2009
Angeloni et al published a landmark study on the use of Coulter counters in spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) diagnosis. Riggio and Angeloni have recently published an editorial on the ascitic fluid analysis in diagnosis and monitoring of SBP. Herein, some points of interest are discussed.