The kidney is an organ of vital importance in the human body. Its main function is to maintain and regulate the composition of solutes in the blood plasma, and indirectly also that of the interstitial and intracellular fluid.

arterio-venous hemodiafiltration, kidney diseases, renal failure
M.A.D.H. Schalekamp (Maarten)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Dutch Kidney Foundation
Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

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