Renal Replacement therapy


Renal Replacement therapy

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 73%
Ease of Revision 8.8 / 10

Only 2 topics need to be covered. Dialysis & Transplant.

That too, clinically relevant basics are all that is required.

Question Pattern

This is a very narrow and specific topic.

You should know about the procedures and complications of Dialysis.

Basic overview of Renal transplant should also be covered.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Indications for dialysis
  • Diseases involving Post-transplant kidney
  • Acute complications of Hemodialysis
  • MC cause of infection in 1-6 months of Transplant
  • Life expectancy after living donor transplant
  • Cause of peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis
  • Renal transplant rejection – Overview

Suggested Revision

  • Hemodialysis – Overview
  • Reverse urea effect
  • Complications of Peritoneal dialysis
  • Acute complications in Dialysis
  • Peritoneal dialysis – Overview
  • Dialysis-related amyloidosis
  • Vascular access in Hemodialysis

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