A technique to eradicate tunnel infection without peritoneal dialysis catheter removal

S. P. Andreoli, K. W. West, J. L. Grosfeld, J. M. Bergstein

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Abstract

In two adolescents maintained on CAPD, infections of the peritoneal catheter tunnel were treated by an 'unroofing' technique. The infections were eradicated without catheter removal or interruption of CAPD.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)156-158
Number of pages3
JournalPeritoneal Dialysis Bulletin
Volume4
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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