Medical Flash Cards 4

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Medical Flash Cards 4
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2013-02-22 21:32:52
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NREMT Medical Study
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  1. What is renal dialysis?
    A technique for "filtering" the blood of its toxic wastes.
  2. What are the two types of dialysis?
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Hemodialysis
  3. What is peritoneal dialysis?
    Large amounts of specially formulated dialysis fluid are infused into and out of the abdominal cavity.
  4. What is hemodialysis?
    Pt. blood circulates through a dialysis machine that functions in the same way as the kidneys.
  5. What is hemataschezia?
    Blood in stool

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