Emphysematous polycystic infection in a patient on peritoneal dialysis.

Shankar Prasad Nagaraju, Ankur Gupta, Brendan B. Mccormick, Ashish Khandelwal

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Abstract

Emphysematous infection of the cysts in patients with polycystic kidney disease is very rare and seldom reported. We herein report a case of emphysematous polycystic infection in a 61-year-old male patient who was on peritoneal dialysis for end-stage renal disease caused by adult polycystic kidney disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)837-839
Number of pages3
JournalSaudi journal of kidney diseases and transplantation : an official publication of the Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation, Saudi Arabia
Volume25
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2014

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