peritoneal dialysis catheter

Known as: catheter tenckhoff, catheter dialysis peritoneal, tenckhoff catheters 
A hollow tube that is inserted in the abdomen to carry fluid into and out of the abdominal cavity.
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2017
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2017
The success of peritoneal dialysis as renal-replacement therapy depends on a well-functioning peritoneal catheter. Knowledge of… (More)
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2016
2016
Interventional nephrologists and radiologists place peritoneal dialysis catheters using the percutaneous fluoroscopic technique… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Since 1994 we have placed all peritoneal dialysis (Tenckhoff) catheters at our hospital laparoscopically using a… (More)
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2003
2003
Background: The laparoscopic placement of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) catheters is now an accepted technique… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To compare laparoscopic and conventional peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion with respect to post operative… (More)
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1999
1999
Implantation of peritoneal dialysis catheters by traditional laparotomy or trocar/guidewire techniques leaves the operator blind… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND The presternal peritoneal catheter is composed of two silicone rubber tubes joined by a titanium connector at the time… (More)
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1998
1998
Catheter-related infections result in high patient morbidity, the need for temporary haemodialysis, and high costs. These… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE To develop diagnostic and treatment strategies for peritoneal dialysis catheter exit-site and tunnel infections… (More)
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1981
1981
Blood in the peritoneal dialysis catheter just before menstruation was regularly observed in 9 of 11 premenopausal women… (More)
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