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What precautions and diet should on take before and after dialysis ?

my dad has creatine level 8.5 & dr has told to start dialysis from tmr. i want to know how mant times dialysis needs to be done in week and will frequency reduce from next week?. what diet and precautions to be taken after dialysis
Fri, 6 Apr 2012
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please go for serum potassium investigation which is more important then creatine level, then let me know

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