Perioperative insertion of peritoneal dialysis catheter

S. Sano, N. Takagaki, T. Koumoto, S. Arai, H. Nakanishi, E. Sugawara, Y. Komoto, S. Teramoto

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Silicon rubber peritoneal dialysis catheter (Tenkoff) was inserted perioperatively in neonates undergoing cardiac surgery and also in those patients in whom right-sided heart failure may occur. This method is easy and safe even in neonates. Post operative excessive fluid retention could be avoided using this method.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)580-581
Number of pages2
JournalKyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1993

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  • Medicine(all)


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