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Peritoneal Dialysis-Related Peritonitis; Tiptoeing Through the Better Approach

Fariba Samadian 1 and Nooshin Dalili 1 , *
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1 MD, Assistant Professor of Nephrology, Chronic Kidney Disease Research Center (CKDRC), Department of Internal Medicine Labbafinejad Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: March 2018, 10 (2); e60652
  • Published Online: February 16, 2018
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: August 21, 2017
  • Accepted: September 19, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.60652

To Cite: Samadian F, Dalili N. Peritoneal Dialysis-Related Peritonitis; Tiptoeing Through the Better Approach, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2018 ; 10(2):e60652. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.60652.

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1. Introduction
2. Microbiology
3. Clinical Manifestations
4. Lab Findings
5. Treatment
6. Summary
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