the abdomen is covered in a thin lining or membrane which is called the peritoneum. This is where peritoneal dialysis gets its name.
When the kidneys stop working, we need dialysis. Dialysis removes toxins and extra fluid from the body. peritoneal dialysis uses a sugary solution that goes into your child's abdomen through a special tube called a catheter.
pump and drain an important liquid called dialysate into your child's abdomen.
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