Preventing peritoneal membrane fibrosis in peritoneal dialysis patients.

@article{Zhou2016PreventingPM,
  title={Preventing peritoneal membrane fibrosis in peritoneal dialysis patients.},
  author={Qin Hai Zhou and M Auxiliadora Bajo and Gloria del Peso and Xueqing Yu and Rafael Selgas},
  journal={Kidney international},
  year={2016},
  volume={90 3},
  pages={515-24}
}
Long-term peritoneal dialysis causes morphologic and functional changes in the peritoneal membrane. Although mesothelial-mesenchymal transition of peritoneal mesothelial cells is a key process leading to peritoneal fibrosis, and bioincompatible peritoneal dialysis solutions (glucose, glucose degradation products, and advanced glycation end products or a combination) are responsible for altering mesothelial cell function and proliferation, mechanisms underlying these processes remain largely… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 28 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 2 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…