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Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
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Year : 2008  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 980-982
Successful pregnancy in end-stage renal disease patient in a sub-urban area of Saudi Arabia

1 ArAr Central Hospital, Northern Borders, Saudi Arabia
2 Post Graduate Center for Studies of Family Medicine, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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Salman Imtiaz
P.O. Box 1348 ArAr (Northern Zone), Ministry of Health
Saudi Arabia
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A 36 years old female with hypertension and chronic kidney disease presented with anemia, nausea, vomiting and progressively rising serum Creatinine. She was found to be 16 weeks pregnant. Hemodialysis was initiated daily; however due to non compliance it remained at thrice weekly of 4 hours per session. She gained a weight during her pregnancy and labor was induced at 36 week and cesarean section performed delivering a healthy baby girl. She continues thrice weekly hemodialysis post partum.

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