Recommendations on the management of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis in Japan, 2005: Diagnosis, predictive markers, treatment, and preventive measures

Yoshindo Kawaguchi, Akira Saito, Hideki Kawanishi, Masaaki Nakayama, Masanobu Miyazaki, Hidetomo Nakamoto, Anders Tranæus

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Abstract

This comprehensive update on the management of encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis incorporates insights gained from recently published findings and the accumulated experience of the authors. Aspects covered include diagnosis, risk factors and predictive markers, treatment, and prevention, including criteria for withdrawal from peritoneal dialysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S83-S95
JournalPeritoneal Dialysis International
Volume25
Issue numberSUPPL. 4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Apr

Keywords

  • Complications
  • EPS
  • Encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
  • Management recommendations
  • SEP

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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