TITLE

Disseminated tuberculosis with splenic abscesses during haemodialysis

AUTHOR(S)
Moragrega, B.; Dolz, R.; Alejandre, I. López; Sánchez, A. Núñez
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Nefrologia;2010, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p704
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 67-year-old male patient in haemodialysis having a history of high blood pressure and a chronic kidney disease due to nephroangiosclerosis. He began haemodialysis in 1989 and a kidney transplant in 1990 and has a post-transplant diabetes mellitus. The article discusses the development of infections in haemodialysis patients due to changes in their immune response associated with kidney failure.
ACCESSION #
56947134

 

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