Subacute polyneuropathy after initiation of peritoneal dialysis, improved following kidney transplantation.

Uremic neuropathy is the most common neurologic complication of uremia, and it affects more than 60% of patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who undergo dialysis.(1) This type of neuropathy symmetrically involves the distal extremities, especially the lower limbs. On electrophysiological assessment, an axonal pattern is dominant. The clinical course… CONTINUE READING