Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis Linked to Vasculopathy

EPS is a rare but devastating complication of PD. Tissue samples from 223 people with EPS who had surgery to remove adhesions were analyzed under a microscope. In the 174 samples that could be evaluated, the individuals who had used conventional PD fluid had more severe vasculopathy and longer PD durations than those who used pH neutral PD fluid.

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