Dialysate CA125 levels in children on continuous peritoneal dialysis

  title={Dialysate CA125 levels in children on continuous peritoneal dialysis},
  author={Pinar Turhan and Lale Sever and S. Kizilbudak Caliskan and Ozgur Kasapcopur and Ayse Sever and Munire Hacibekiroglu and Nil Arisoy},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
This prospective study was conducted to assess dialysate cancer antigen 125 (dCA125) levels in pediatric peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients and to investigate whether it exhibits any alterations during or after recovery from peritonitis, and also to analyze the relationships between dCA125 and age, duration of PD treatment, peritonitis incidence, time passed since the last episode of peritonitis, PD prescription parameters, and peritoneal transport parameters. Forty-seven standardized 4-h… CONTINUE READING
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