UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL OF BUTARE(CHUB)
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HEMODIALYSIS UNIT

Dialysis is the process of removing excess water, solutes, and toxins from blood in people whose kidneys can no longer perform these functions naturally. This is referred to as renal replacement therapy.

Dialysis is used in patients with rapidly developing loss of kidney function, called acute kidney injury (previously called acute renal failure, or slowly worsening kidney function, called stage 5 chronic kidney disease, (previously called chronic kidney failure and end- stage renal disease and end- stage kidney transplant and as a permanent measure in those for whom a transplant is not indicated or not possible.

Dialysis unit of CHUB is located near Intensive Care Unit and work all days.

 

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