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On peritoneal dialysis and have pain on right side just below rib cage?

Posted 9 Apr 2016 by Real Vincent 1 answer

Sometimes severe during day but mostly when draining during the night. I am having bowl movement regularly.

Peritoneal dialysis - I have full load of PD supplies recently delivered. Just had catheter?

Posted 23 Aug 2015 by want2blessU 0 answers

... removed. Does anyone need these supplies. They can not be returned to supplier, worth thousands. Are there any private pay PD patients that need this? It is a sin to waste such resources

Peritoneal dialysis - Has anyone on pe had trouble with the machine? My husband is new to this and?

Posted 16 May 2015 by Nursenifty 1 answer

... he had a gastric bypass 10'years ago. We are wondering if it plays a part in having to reset the machine 10 - 15 times a night. Dr. Has no idea of why the alarm keeps going off. He stands up and moves around for a few minutes and then we can reset the machine. Seems mostly on the drain ...

Can peritoneal dialysis be done using 2000 ml solution bags?

Posted 7 May 2015 by prayerlady 2 answers

Have been doing home PD for three weeks. Stomach is extremely getting larger and I am having trouble sleeping in bed at night. I feel discomfort like gas and I am about to explode. very uncomfortable during the day also.

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS SOLUTION CAPD/DPCA 2 Need to import to?

Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Rubalas 1 answer

Patient James having problem to source CAPD/DPCA2 in Papua New Guinea. Can u help us to buy it easily.

Peritoneal dialysis - I am a Peritoneal patient and am trying to figure out the best State to live?

Posted 9 Jul 2014 by bryaneh71 2 answers

... in that gets the best service, hospitals and doctors for my condition. Anyone have a clue?

Peritoneal dialysis - My father is 73 and on dialysis. After treatment he starts to get leg cramps,?

Posted 12 Feb 2014 by Chief 150 1 answer

... these last from 2 to 2.5 hours. Short of sedition we are unable to stop the cramps. This is not the life I envisioned for him nor he did. Please any help with info would be greatly appreciated.

Peritoneal dialysis - Because of adhesive tape irritation that secures my catheter, I want to buy a?

Posted 12 Sep 2013 by Crinman 1 answer

... PD belt. What is the best one?. I am a woman size small and want something comfortable that I can wear 24/7.

Does peritoneal dialysis remove medicines like hemodialysis does?

Posted 7 Aug 2013 by Rick Kojakanian 2 answers

My spouse vietnam vet w/ prophiria cutanea tarda , ptsd, and neuropathy has many meds he takes daily that are needed to prevent seizures, stomach problems, high blood pressure, pain-- had surgery for pd but if meds are removed during treatment, could have problems worse than kidey failure.

Peritoneal dialysis - Pd patient is extremely tired and sleepy?

Posted 11 Jul 2013 by Dgaj12 1 answer

85 year old male, started pd 9-2012, he has become very tired, sleepy. Has pain in right side, md doing ct scan today.

Who else has suffered a full body rash from rocephin?

Posted 15 Nov 2012 by paulaed 1 answer

My husband is dealing with this. He is peeling constantly with this. It likely caused his recent peritonitis (he is on peritoneal dialysis). So frustrated...

PD catheter pain ;?

Posted 8 Jul 2012 by michael w. rains 1 answer

had PD catheter placed 14 days ago , and have had to begin dialysis using fresh catheter due to infection and obstructed hemodialysis catheter ,and subsequent removal . The initial transfers have been painfull upon fill and drain , and the catheter seems less painfull if ~ 150 ml. are left to dwell ...

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