continuous cyclic peritoneal dialysis


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con·tin·u·ous cy·clic per·i·to·ne·al di·al·y·sis

(CCPD) (kŏn-tin'yū-ŭs sik'lik per'i-tŏ-nē'ăl dī-al'i-sis)
Intermittent peritoneal dialysis infused overnight with a prolonged equilibrating time during the day.
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continuous cyclic peritoneal dialysis

Abbreviation: CCPD
Dialysis performed every night with fluid remaining in the peritoneal cavity until the next night.
See also: dialysis
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