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Peripheral vascular disease in diabetic peritoneal dialysis patients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17556307     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In the present article, we review current knowledge of the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of peripheral vascular disease in patients with end-stage renal disease. The main focus is placed on diabetic patients receiving peritoneal dialysis, but studies on patients receiving hemodialysis are also reviewed, because most reports involve this patient group, and the number of reports on peripheral vascular disease in PD patients alone is limited.
Heikki H T Saha; Yrjö K J Leskinen; Juha P Salenius; Jorma T Lahtela
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis     Volume:  27 Suppl 2     ISSN:  0896-8608     ISO Abbreviation:  Perit Dial Int     Publication Date:  2007 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-06-08     Completed Date:  2008-01-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8904033     Medline TA:  Perit Dial Int     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S210-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Tampere University Hospital, Medical School, Tampere, Finland.
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MeSH Terms
Diabetic Nephropathies / complications*,  diagnosis,  epidemiology,  therapy*
Kidney Failure, Chronic / epidemiology,  etiology*,  therapy*
Peripheral Vascular Diseases / diagnosis,  epidemiology,  etiology*,  therapy*
Peritoneal Dialysis / adverse effects*
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