Definition of Dialysis. Meaning of Dialysis. Synonyms of Dialysis

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Definition of Dialysis

Dialysis
Dialysis Di*al"y*sis, n.; pl. Dialyses. [L., separation, fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to part asunder, dissolve; dia` through + ? to loose.] 1. (Gram.) Di[ae]resis. See Di[ae]resis, 1. 2. (Rhet.) Same as Asyndeton. 3. (Med.) (a) Debility. (b) A solution of continuity; division; separation of parts. 4. (Chem.) The separation of different substances in solution, as crystalloids and colloids, by means of their unequal diffusion, especially through natural or artificial membranes.

Meaning of Dialysis from wikipedia

- Dialysis may refer to: Dialysis (chemistry), a process of separating molecules in solution Electrodialysis, used to transport salt ions from one solution...
- Kidney dialysis (from Gr**** διάλυσις, dialysis, 'dissolution'; from διά, dia, 'through', and λύσις, lysis, 'loosening or splitting') is the process of...
- Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a type of dialysis which uses the peritoneum in a person's abdomen as the membrane through which fluid and dissolved substances...
- membrane, such as dialysis tubing. Dialysis is a common laboratory technique that operates on the same principle as medical dialysis. In the context of...
- and usage of dialysis in a research setting, see Dialysis (biochemistry). Dialysis occurs throughout nature and the principles of dialysis have been exploited...
- haemodialysis, or simply dialysis, is a process of purifying the blood of a person whose kidneys are not working normally. This type of dialysis achieves the extracorporeal...
- A dialysis catheter is a catheter used for exchanging blood to and from a hemodialysis machine and a patient. The dialysis catheter contains two lumens:...
- peritoneum (peritoneal dialysis) Dialysis is typically administered three times a w**** for several hours at free-standing dialysis centers, allowing recipients...
- (largely synonymous with CKD5) is treated with dialysis, the toxin levels do not go back to normal as dialysis is not that efficient. Similarly, after a kidney...
- ascites (the abnormal build-up of fluid in the abdomen) and peritoneal dialysis. Diagnosis is generally based on examination, blood tests, and medical...