Other complications of ESKD

Jeremy Levy, Edwina Brown, Christine Daley and Anastasia Lawrence

in Oxford Handbook of Dialysis

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199235285
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598854 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Other complications of ESKD

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This chapter discusses complications of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD), including dialysis amyloid, renal cysts and retroperitoneal bleeding, renal cell carcinoma, neurological complications, depression, cognitive impairment, GI bleeding, acidosis, sexual dysfunction, aluminium toxicity, gadolinium, blood biochemistry in ESKD, tumour markers in ESKD, quality of life, compliance, and employment and rehabilitation.

Chapter.  7149 words. 

Subjects: Nephrology

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