A new salvage procedure for peritoneal dialysis catheters with exit site infections

St. Laurent, Matthew; Surendranath, C.; Saad, Theodore; Halff, Glenn; Esterl, Jr., Robert
December 1998
American Surgeon;Dec1998, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p1215
Academic Journal
Describes a technique in treating catheter-related infections in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis in San Antonio, Texas. Placement of peritoneal dialysis catheter; Diagnostic procedure for exit site infection; Initial management for catheter exit site infection; Description of incision and debridement of the infection site.


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