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Will dialysis help someone with end-stage chf?
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: If with kidney dis
I've seen it relieve symptoms of fluid overload in patients with end stage CHF and kidney disease, but it does not prolong life much and some patients think it reduces the quality of life too much.

In brief: If with kidney dis
I've seen it relieve symptoms of fluid overload in patients with end stage CHF and kidney disease, but it does not prolong life much and some patients think it reduces the quality of life too much.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Yes
But it is a last resort and not pleasant and it will help symptoms but not improve life expectancy.

In brief: Yes
But it is a last resort and not pleasant and it will help symptoms but not improve life expectancy.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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