ROBERT S. RIGOLOSI, M.D.; JOHN F. MAHER, M.D., F.A.C.P.; GEORGE E. SCHREINER, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Bowel perforation by a peritoneal dialysis catheter after 9 hr of normal dialysis occurred in a 79-year-old woman with intractable generalized edema due to severe congestive heart failure. At autopsy a perforation of the edematous sigmoid colon was associated with acute peritonitis.
ROBERT S. RIGOLOSI, JOHN F. MAHER, GEORGE E. SCHREINER. Intestinal Perforation During Peritoneal Dialysis. Ann Intern Med. 1969;70:1013–1015. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-70-5-1013
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1969;70(5):1013-1015.
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