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How do you test for peritonitis - dialysis associated?
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Fluid sample to lab
Of course some telltale signs include abdominal pain and cloudy fluid effluent (coming out).

In brief: Fluid sample to lab
Of course some telltale signs include abdominal pain and cloudy fluid effluent (coming out).
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
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In brief: Cultures
Identify an infection with fluid examination and cultures.
Antibiotic therapy occasionally the device must be removed until completely cleared.

In brief: Cultures
Identify an infection with fluid examination and cultures.
Antibiotic therapy occasionally the device must be removed until completely cleared.
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