Female PD Patients Have Lower Hemoglobin Despite Anemia Trea
Reaching the hemoglobin (Hb) target range may be harder for female than male peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients receiving anemia treatment.

In a study of 2180 PD patients from the Polish PD Registry treated with erythropoiesis-stimulating agents (ESAs), women attained lower Hb concentrations than men (11.2 vs 11.5 g/dL), Monika Lichodziejewska-Niemierko, MD, PhD, of Medical University of Gdan´sk in Gdan´sk, Poland, and colleagues reported online in International Urology and Nephrology...

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