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Minoru Suzuki, Akira Minagawa, Hironobu Suzuki, Jun Tsubota, Kazuhiko Hirota, Yoshikazu Makiuchi: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Terumo Kabushiki Kaisha, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, July 22, 2003: US06595948 (175 worldwide citation)

The invention aims to provide a compact peritoneal dialysis apparatus using a disposable cassette integrally formed with a diaphragm and heating portion, in which a flow path can be switched quietly and a heating ability is high. By using a disposable cassette (


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Nabil W Moukheibir: Surgically implantable peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Malcolm G Dunn, December 25, 1984: US04490137 (145 worldwide citation)

A surgically implantable apparatus for subcutaneous placement in the body of a patient and by which peritoneal dialysis may be performed with minimal risk of infection, the apparatus being connected to a catheter extending into the peritoneal cavity and having a needle-impenetrable reservoir, a need ...


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Hans Dietrich Polaschegg: Apparatus for peritoneal dialysis. Fresenius, Cushman Darby & Cushman, October 21, 1986: US04618343 (136 worldwide citation)

A peritoneal dialysis apparatus comprises a single lumen catheter through which in an intermittently operated circuit dialysis liquid is pumped from the peritoneal cavity of a patient and is then moved along in contact with a dialysis membrane, at which not only mass exchange but furthermore the wit ...


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Wilfried Schael: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Dr Eduard Fresenius Chemisch pharmazeutische Industrie KG Apparatebau KG, W G Fasse, D F Gould, December 23, 1980: US04240408 (94 worldwide citation)

In peritoneal dialysis apparatus, flushing liquid is pumped into a supply vessel (4) which is then emptied into the body cavity through a valve (5) and a catheter (6). The supply vessel is then refilled while the cavity is drained back through the catheter into a receptacle (11) of the same weight a ...


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Ralph Davis, Marc Bellotti, Arthur Lueders: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Garrettson Ellis, April 29, 1986: US04585436 (93 worldwide citation)

Automated peritoneal dialysis apparatus for providing dialysis solution to a patient and including bracket means for receiving and holding a multiple junction connector of a flexible conduit set member carried by the apparatus. The bracket means is adapted to hold the multiple junction connector in ...


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Kulwinder S Plahey, Frank L Hedmann, Stephan Klatte, Thomas I Folden: Cassette system for peritoneal dialysis machine. Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Fish & Richardson P C, May 3, 2011: US07935074 (86 worldwide citation)

A portable peritoneal dialysis apparatus having a side-hinged, inclined door for enclosing a disposable cassette that seals tightly shut using air pressure which imposes a safety interlock, a cassette with its inlet/outlet tube exclusively along the lower edge so that the connected lines can hang st ...


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Daniel B Granzow, Arthur L Lueders, Ralph L Davis, Stanley J Pernic, James R Hitchcock Jr, Francis D Buckley: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Thomas A Kmiotek, December 24, 1985: US04560472 (83 worldwide citation)

An automatic cycler for performing Continuous Cycling Peritoneal Dialysis (CCPD) and Intermittent Peritoneal Dialysis (IPD) is provided. The apparatus of the present invention is a safe and convenient cycler apparatus for performing peritoneal dialysis in either home or clinical environment. The app ...


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Kamen Dean, Vincent Douglas E, Spencer Geoffrey P: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Deka Products, January 7, 1998: EP0815882-A2 (73 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for performing peritoneal dialysis comprising a pump including a diaphragm (59), means (F5-F10) in communication with the pump for establishing communication between the pump and a patient's peritoneal cavity, and actuating means (76) for applying pneumatic pressure to the diaphragm to ope ...


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Alan M Peabody, James T Boag, Ted M Walters: Continuous peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Cort Flint, July 1, 1997: US05643201 (71 worldwide citation)

A peritoneal dialysis system is illustrated of the continuous flow type which includes a reverse osmosis unit which prepares sterilized and filtered water for mixing with a sterilized dialysate in a dialysis production unit. The process includes proportioning water, dialysis concentrate, and dextros ...


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Goldsmith Henry John, Kirk Frank: Peritoneal dialysis apparatus. Whiteley Lang and Neill, May 1, 1973: US3730183 (50 worldwide citation)

The invention is concerned with apparatus for use in the treatment of acute and chronic renal failure by peritoneal dialysis and provides Dialysis apparatus comprising a bulk supply container for dialysate, a bulk waste container, an adjustable head gravity feed container provided with controlled he ...