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peritoneal dialysis

n.
A dialysis technique in which a solution is introduced into the abdomen through a tube and then drained out after waste products and excess fluid from the blood have diffused through the peritoneum into the solution.

peritoneal dialysis

n
(Medicine) a form of dialysis in which the peritoneum is used as an autogenous semipermeable membrane
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Conclusion: We concluded that peritoneal dialysis is lifesaving procedure which improves the acute metabolic derangements of renal failure in children.
Procurement object (goods) - peritoneal dialysis solutions, the quantities and properties of which are indicated in Annex 1 to the tender specifications "Procurement specifications for open-tender peritoneal dialysis solutions" (hereinafter - Annex 1, Specification).
Peritoneal dialysis concepts date back as far as--or further than--hemodialysis, but like hemodialysis, long-term access was a challenge (Kelman & Watson, 2017).
The Provincial Peritoneal Dialysis Coordinating Committee gives two absolute medical contraindications to PD: (1) "documented loss of peritoneal membrane function or extensive abdominal adhesions that limit dialysate flow"; and (2) "uncorrectable mechanical defects that prevent effective PD or increase the risk of infection" (e.
In the early 20th century, peritoneal dialysis (PD) was used to treat patients with acute renal failure (Krediet, 2013).
NASDAQ: NXTM) is encouraging patients to take control of their dialysis therapy and consider home hemodialysis in the wake of a new study that found patient survivability rates are significantly higher with home hemodialysis than peritoneal dialysis, the company said.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global peritoneal dialysis market to grow at a CAGR of 4.
Sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis is a rare complication of peritoneal dialysis.
The final case was a 60-year-old female who had originally undergone laparoscopic peritoneal dialysis catheter placement at our center in October 2013 and had been dialyzing through this catheter without issues until February 2014.
The Peritoneal Dialysis Complication Record is a standardised data extraction tool (Table 2) based on the PD clinical practice guidelines.
Should peritoneal dialysis catheters be removed at the time of kidney transplantation?