Proof-of-principle study to detect metabolic changes in peritoneal dialysis effluent in patients who develop encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis

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Authors

  • Angela Summers
  • Marie Brown
  • Royston Goodacre
  • Mark Lambie
  • Tim Johnson
  • Martin Wilkie
  • Simon Davies
  • Nick Topley
  • Paul Brenchley

Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

Prolonged peritoneal dialysis (PD) therapy can result in the development of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis (EPS), characterized by extensive sclerosis of the peritoneum with bowel adhesions often causing obstruction.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2502-10
Number of pages9
JournalNephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation
Volume27
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012