Hepatic subcapsular steatosis as a complication associated with intraperitoneal insulin treatment in diabetic peritoneal dialysis patients


Torun D., Oguzkurt L., Sezer S., Zumrutdal A., Singan M., Adam F., ...More

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL, vol.25, no.6, pp.596-600, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Title of Journal : PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.596-600

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate hepatic subcapsular steatosis (HSS) and its association with clinical parameters in nondiabetic continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) patients and in diabetic CAPD patients receiving intraperitoneal (IP) or subcutaneous (SC) insulin.