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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The separation of substances in solution by means of semipermeable membranes (as of parchment, cellophane, or living cells) through which the smaller molecules and ions diffuse readily whereas the larger molecules and colloidal particles diffuse very slow

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  • He has now visited over 20 dialysis clinics, all made possible because he dialyses in his motor home, oftentimes while demonstrating how easy the process is to...
  • The authors concluded that an infusion of dopamine (4 µg/kg/min) in cadaveric donors resulted in a reduced requirement for multiple postoperative dialyses, implying a...
  • In addition, as Streamline is an arrowless, lighter, lower-volume set, it delivers significant operational benefits to customers through savings in dialyses, water,... for more
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