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Impact of Pediatric Chronic Dialysis on Long-Term Patient Outcome: Single Center Study
Chronic dialysis is a suitable temporary option for children awaiting renal transplantation and, although overall long-term survival rate is high, very young children are at high risk for life-threatening dialysis-associated complications. Expand
Assessment of cognitive and adaptive behaviour among individuals with congenital insensitivity to pain and anhidrosis
Aim  Individuals with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis (CIPA) are reported to have mental retardation* but to our knowledge no detailed study on the subject has ever been published.Expand
Salt, sweat, and unclear? Diaphoresis and hypernatremia in end-stage kidney disease: Answers
The most common causes of diaphoresis in patients receiving dialysis are related to various types of infections, particularly catheter-associated infections, and less common causes may include endocrine causes, occult malignancy, and certain medications. Expand
Salt, sweat, and unclear? Diaphoresis and hypernatremia in end-stage kidney disease: Questions
This quiz will discuss two patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) on dialysis presenting with diaphoresis and hypernatremia.
Abstract 12622: Pro-inflammatory Urinary CXCL10 and VCAM Are Elevated After Infant Cardiac Surgery-associated Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
Acute kidney injury (AKI) occurs frequently after infant cardiac surgery and is associated with mortality, and mechanisms are unknown, limiting therapeutic targets. Expand
Long-term outcome among females with Alport syndrome from a single pediatric center
Development of proteinuria, eGFR < 90 ml/min/1.73m 2 , and abnormal audiology exam are not exceptional findings, suggesting that close monitoring of young females into adulthood is warranted. Expand