Nephrological Department in Rabin MC is headed by professor Uzi Gafter. All kinds of diagnostics, therapeutic and surgical treatment of nephrological diseases are successfully performed. The basic deseases are:
- Kidneys disfunction of various parentage
- Congenital defects of urinary tracts
- Malignant neoplasms of urogenital system (kidney cancer).
In the Section of Dialysis of Nephrology Department the following kinds of dialysis and all necessary follow-up actions are carried out:
- peritoneal dialysis
The criteria of adequacy of purification by dialysis method at renal insufficiency may vary. It is considered satisfactory to establish such a regime of treatment that will provide working capacity of the patient, possibility of adequate nutrition, absence of anaemia, normal arterial blood pressure, and also preventing progressing neuropathy.