Home hemodialysis

What is Home hemodialysis?

Home hemodialysis (HHD), is the provision of hemodialysis in the home of people with stage 5 chronic kidney disease. Hemodialysis removes extra fluid and wastes from your body by constantly moving your blood through a filter. The filter, known as a dialyzer or artificial kidney, is used with a dialysis machine. Hemodialysis can be done at home or in a dialysis treatment center.

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my partner had sumfng ibserted into his leeft arm fr a home hemodialysis in january ds year. three wks ago it started swelling on ds arm n da scar...

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Hi, I had gone through your question and understand your concerns.
In every case of this is available, it should be always accepted to have home...

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As I have talked you earlier, My brother is on dialysis from the month of July.
Now, when he go for dialysis his weight around 60Kg after the...

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My father is diagnosed with 7 creatinine and on dialysis...can it be treated with homeopathy medicine?...

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Thanks for the query. It would be good if you can let me know the following details about your father's health status:
1) History of the...

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