Peritoneal Dialysis

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

In Peritoneal Dialysis, a membrane that is lining the person’s abdomen and covers the organs of the abdomen, called peritoneum, acts as a permeable filter. The membrane consists of a rich blood vessel network and a large surface region. Blood substances may easily filter through the person’s peritoneum into the cavity of the abdomen, if […]

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