Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 837--839

Emphysematous polycystic infection in a patient on peritoneal dialysis


Shankar Prasad Nagaraju1, Ankur Gupta1, Brendan B Mccormick1, Ashish Khandelwal2 
1 Department of Nephrology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
2 Department of Radiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

Correspondence Address:
Shankar Prasad Nagaraju
Department of Nephrology, Kasturba Hospital, KMC, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka - 576 104
Canada

Emphysematous infection of the cysts in patients with polycystic kidney disease is very rare and seldom reported. We herein report a case of emphysematous polycystic infection in a 61-year-old male patient who was on peritoneal dialysis for end-stage renal disease caused by adult polycystic kidney disease.


How to cite this article:
Nagaraju SP, Gupta A, Mccormick BB, Khandelwal A. Emphysematous polycystic infection in a patient on peritoneal dialysis.Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2014;25:837-839


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Nagaraju SP, Gupta A, Mccormick BB, Khandelwal A. Emphysematous polycystic infection in a patient on peritoneal dialysis. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl [serial online] 2014 [cited 2022 Aug 11 ];25:837-839
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