Sentence Examples


  • Dialysis fluid is injected into the peritoneal cavity and wastes are filtered through the peritoneum, the thin membrane that surrounds the abdominal organs.
  • About 5 percent of victims develop hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS), which can result in sudden kidney failure that requires a medical procedure (dialysis) to perform the kidney's task of filtering the body's waste products.
  • Dialysis fluid is injected into the peritoneal cavity and wastes are filtered through the peritoneum, the thin membrane that surrounds the abdominal organs.
  • As many as 15 percent of patients die from this complication, and half the survivors develop chronic kidney failure, requiring dialysis.
  • These patients receive many needle sticks to flush their blood through dialysis machines and for routine blood analysis testing.