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Does kidney dialysis still have to be given by iv?
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Dr. Steve Montoya
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Hemo
To do hemo yes to do pd no.

In brief: Hemo
To do hemo yes to do pd no.
Dr. Steve Montoya
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Dr. Linda Gromko
PD (peritoneal dialysis) is very easy compared to hemodialysis. And it requires no needles at all. A person can even do peritoneal dialysis themselves - with no assistant. It's a very flexible method of treatment. LGromkoMD
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