haemodialysis


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he·mo·di·al·y·sis

(hē'mō-dī-al'i-sis)
Separation of soluble substances and water from the blood by diffusion through a semipermeable membrane; separation of cellular elements and colloids from soluble substances is achieved by pore size in the membrane and rates of diffusion.
Synonym(s): haemodialysis.

haemodialysis

A method of removing excessive natural waste products from the blood of people whose kidneys are no longer able to perform this function. The haemodialysis apparatus is commonly described as an artificial kidney. The blood is passed through a long semi-permeable plastic tube immersed in constantly changed water and the unwanted substances diffuse out.

haemodialysis

a technique for removing waste and poisonous materials from the blood. see DIALYSIS.

he·mo·di·al·y·sis

(hē'mō-dī-al'i-sis)
Dialysis of soluble substances and water from blood by diffusion through a semipermeable membrane.
Synonym(s): haemodialysis.
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HCV seropositivity was found in 31/37 (83.8%) haemodialysis and 28/663 (4.2%) non-haemodialysis patients with P value of zero.
Epidemiology of haemodialysis catheter complications: A survey of 865 dialysis patients from 14 haemodialysis centres in Henan province in China.
According to Quanta, SC+ is designed to bring flexibility to dialysis patients and physicians by supporting all treatment regimens, from nurse-assisted care and patient self-care in-centre to home haemodialysis. SC+ is the only portable, compact haemodialysis system with the clinical efficacy and high flow rates of traditional in-centre machines.
Glycosylated haemoglobin in nondiabetic end-stage Renal disease patients undergoing haemodialysis. Journal of clinical and diagnostic Research 2010; 4(5): 3191-5.
The use of a tunnelled central venous catheter (CVC) for haemodialysis is considered a short- to medium-term access solution (Hassan et al., 2006).
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(3) But vascular access can limit haemodialysis, especially in patients with poor veins, and may cause death in patients with ESRD.
Perceptive deafness in subjects with renal failure treated with haemodialysis and Polybrene.