Published in Blood Weekly, September 9th, 2004
"Reviewed are the clinical features and outcome of 12 chronic dialysis patients (six men) who contracted severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) compared with 23 sex- and age-matched nonuremic SARS patients as controls.
"Eight were on peritoneal dialysis (PD) and four on hemodialysis. Mean age was 58±12 years for the dialysis patients, and 57±12 years for the controls," scientists writing in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology report.
"The presenting symptoms of dialysis patients were similar to the controls. With appropriate...
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