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Six years of normalcy - Peritoneal Dialysis Part 1 by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven . I was by then, back on thrice a week dialysis. I had heard about Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) and also read about it on the internet. This was a modality of dialysis where a catheter is inserted into the peritoneal cavity...
Six years of normalcy - Peritoneal Dialysis Part 3 by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven and fluid restrictions. I did put on some weight and flab because of all the glucose that was being absorbed... and there would be a supplier of dialysis fluid close enough. I soon took up a full time job. Obul, a friend of my uncle's...
Six years of normalcy - Peritoneal Dialysis Part 2 by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven . They said it was the tip of the catheter touching nerve ends in my peritoneal cavity. The pain would go once fluid... for the first infusion of fluid. All this while I continued hemodialysis. I had fluid and diet restrictions...
What is Peritoneal Cancer? by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Peritoneal cancer is a rare cancer that develops in the peritoneum.  It is most common in females... of Peritoneal Cancer The cause of peritoneal cancer is unknown.  A small number of cases have been associated...
Myths about Peritoneal Dialysis by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) is a form of dialysis that can be done at home, has fewer diet and fluid... I would prefer , medical constraints notwithstanding, I would say Peritoneal Dialysis without thinking...
Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis by xoxomarebear Patient Expert Bacterial Peritonitis. Basically, they feel that early on the bacteria caused a problem in Vivienne's gut that lead to a rapidly increasing accumulation of fluid (the ascites). The prompt administration...
Six years of normalcy - Peritoneal Dialysis Part 5 by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven - hemodialysis. Back to the needle jabs, back to the diet and fluid restrictions. But I took solace in the fact... due to the adhesions that had formed in the peritoneal cavity due to the large number of surgeries...
Fluid restriction by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven kg additional weight. When I was on Peritoneal Dialysis, I had no fluid restriction prescribed (as most PD... on hemodialysis are on a restricted fluid diet. They can have only limited amounts of water, juice, drinks, ice...
Keeping Up With Fluids by Jeff .. Patient Expert . By that time, I was behind on fluid intake, had taken my immunosuppressants, and had dark urine. Now, I drink..., developed peritonitis (an infection throughout the abdominal cavity that is usually fatal; it’s...
Travelling on dialysis by Kamal S. Patient ExpertHealth Maven I have always loved to travel. When I was on Peritoneal Dialysis, I could travel quite comfortably. Baxter has a good network in India and they would deliver the PD fluid wherever I wanted. I made a couple...

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Causes ... ge during the operation. It can also occur as a complication of peritoneal dialysis (treatment for kidney disease). ... » Read on
How is it performed? ... re two, equally effective, types of dialysis - hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. Hemodialysis ... » Read on