Surgical problems in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)

E. T. Mallonga, F. van Coevorden, E. W. Boeschoten, J. Southwood, R. T. Krediet

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The surgical technique of implantation of peritoneal catheters for continuous ambulatory dialysis (CAPD) is described and the catheter-related complications are discussed. Our experience with 37 implanted catheters in 27 patients is presented. No mortality was encountered in our series in relation to implantation and CAPD
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)117-122
JournalNetherlands journal of surgery
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1982

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