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Descriptor English: Renal Dialysis
Descriptor Spanish: Diálisis Renal
Descriptor Portuguese: Diálise Renal
Descriptor French: Dialyse rénale
Entry term(s): Dialyses, Extracorporeal
Dialyses, Renal
Dialysis, Extracorporeal
Dialysis, Renal
Extracorporeal Dialyses
Extracorporeal Dialysis
Hemodialyses
Hemodialysis
Renal Dialyses
Tree number(s): E02.870.300
E02.912.800
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006435
Scope note: Therapy for the insufficient cleansing of the BLOOD by the kidneys based on dialysis and including hemodialysis, PERITONEAL DIALYSIS, and HEMODIAFILTRATION.
Annotation: /instrum permitted but consider also KIDNEYS, ARTIFICIAL
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Dialysis (1966)
Kidney, Artificial (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 2001; see HEMODIALYSIS 1967-2000
History Note: 2001(1967)
Related: Kidneys, Artificial MeSH
DeCS ID: 29407
Unique ID: D006435
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Renal Dialysis - Preferred
Concept UI M0355346
Scope note Therapy for the insufficient cleansing of the BLOOD by the kidneys based on dialysis and including hemodialysis, PERITONEAL DIALYSIS, and HEMODIAFILTRATION.
Preferred term Renal Dialysis
Entry term(s) Dialyses, Renal
Dialysis, Renal
Renal Dialyses
Hemodialysis - Narrower
Concept UI M0010102
Scope note Removal of certain elements from the blood based on the difference in their rates of diffusion through a semipermeable membrane.
Preferred term Hemodialysis
Entry term(s) Hemodialyses
Dialysis, Extracorporeal - Narrower
Concept UI M0355345
Preferred term Dialysis, Extracorporeal
Entry term(s) Dialyses, Extracorporeal
Extracorporeal Dialyses
Extracorporeal Dialysis



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