Vascular and interstitial changes in the peritoneum of CAPD patients with peritoneal sclerosis.

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OBJECTIVE To analyze morphological changes in the peritoneum of peritoneal sclerosis (PS) patients. Emphasis was put on vascular abnormalities, because the continuous exposure to glucose-based dialysis solutions could cause diabetiform changes and because longitudinal transport studies suggested the development of a large peritoneal vascular surface area… (More)

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@article{Mateijsen1999VascularAI, title={Vascular and interstitial changes in the peritoneum of CAPD patients with peritoneal sclerosis.}, author={M A Mateijsen and A. C. van der Wal and Petra Hendriks and Machteld M. Zweers and J. Mulder and Dick G Struijk and Raymond Theodorus Krediet}, journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis}, year={1999}, volume={19 6}, pages={517-25} }