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Hemodialysis, also spelled haemodialysis, commonly called kidney dialysis or simply dialysis, is a process of purifying the blood of a person whose kidneys are  ...

www.kidney.org/atoz/content/hemodialysis

In hemodialysis, a dialysis machine and a special filter called an artificial kidney, or a dialyzer, are used to clean your blood. To get your blood into the dialyzer, ...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/hemodialysis-20667

Chronic kidney disease and acute renal failure cause the kidneys to lose their ability to filter and remove waste and extra fluid from the body. Hemodialysis is a  ...

www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/kidney-disease/kidney-failure/hemodialysis

Hemodialysis is a treatment for kidney failure that uses a machine to filter your blood outside your body. At the start of a hemodialysis treatment, a dialysis nurse  ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/hemodialysis/home/ovc-20229742

Aug 11, 2017 ... Hemodialysis — Overview covers definition, risks and results of this procedure to treat kidney failure.

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Hemodialysis is a dialysis treatment option for people who have chronic kidney disease (CKD) that has progressed to end stage renal disease (ESRD),or kidney  ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/hemodialysis/details/risks/cmc-20229758

Aug 11, 2017 ... Most people who require hemodialysis have a variety of health problems. Hemodialysis prolongs life for many people, but life expectancy for ...

www.uptodate.com/contents/hemodialysis-beyond-the-basics

Aug 22, 2017 ... HEMODIALYSIS OVERVIEW. Dialysis is a treatment for severe kidney failure ( also called renal failure or end-stage renal disease). When the ...

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Our Hemodialysis (Treatment for Kidney Failure) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Hemodialysis (Treatment for ...