Figure 2: Clinical course of the study patient. Her peritoneal dialysis catheter was removed, and she was started on thrice weekly HD in July 2011. She was diagnosed with early EPS and was started on oral prednisolone in February 2012.PD catheter was reinserted, and daily peritoneal lavage was started in September 2012. Ascites disappeared in January 2013. PD catheter was removed again in July 2013. HD: Hemodialysis, PD: Peritoneal dialysis.