Kidney Dialysis Increasing for Pregnant Women

March 27, 2015 6:00 PM

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FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report that more pregnant women are developing kidney failure, an apparent product of the growing prevalence of chronic kidney disease in the United States.

Even though severe kidney disease lowers the likelihood of pregnancy, nearly half of 75 kidney specialists reported in a survey that they'd treated pregnant women who were on dialysis.

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