CAPD in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

@article{Hadimeri1998CAPDIP,
  title={CAPD in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.},
  author={Henrik Hadimeri and Ann Catherine Johansson and B{\"o}rje Haraldsson and Gudrun Nyberg},
  journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis},
  year={1998},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={429-32}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether there are specific complications to continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) due to defects in various wall structures--causing hernia and diverticulitis--and to enlarged kidneys. DESIGN The clinical experience of CAPD in 26 patients with ADPKD, treated for 11+/-6 months, was studied in retrospect and compared with that of 26 contemporary controls. Medical records were reviewed with… CONTINUE READING