continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration
Definition: a form of continuous renal replacement therapy used in critically ill patients who have experienced multisystem organ failure and in whom acute renal failure has developed.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.