[Skip to Content]

Search results

You searched for: peritonitis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis for Parents


    This medical treatment helps people with kidney failure. It can be done at home, often overnight, to take over the kidneys' job of filtering blood.

  • Peritoneal Dialysis for Teens


    This medical treatment helps people with kidney failure. It can be done at home, often overnight, to take over the kidneys' job of filtering blood. Find out more in this article for teens.

  • Word! Peritonitis for Kids


    Peritonitis is when the tissue that covers the inside wall of abdomen gets swollen and irritated, usually due to an infection.

  • Dialysis for Parents


    Dialysis is a medical treatment that can take over the job of cleaning the blood when the kidneys can't.

  • Dialysis for Teens


    Dialysis is a medical treatment that can take over the job of filtering the blood until a person's failing kidneys heal or are replaced with a kidney transplant. Find out more in this article for teens.

  • Kidneys & Urinary System for Teens


    This section has information on conditions that affect the kidneys and urinary tract.

  • Hemodialysis for Parents


    Hemodialysis is a medical treatment that uses a machine with a special filter to take waste and extra water out of the blood.

  • Kidney & Urinary System - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents


    Learn about conditions that can affect the kidneys or other parts of the urinary system.

  • When Your Child Has a Chronic Kidney Disease for Parents


    Parents of kids who have a chronic kidney disease often worry about what might happen next, how their child feels, and what treatments are likely to be involved. Find answers here.

  • Special Health Needs for Teens


    Managing your medical care can be more complicated when you have a health condition, so it's more important than ever to know what to do. Find out here.