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61

What is the average life expectancy of people diagnosed with ESRD aged 25-29 years?

18 years from diagnosis

62

What is the greatest killer in dialysis patients?

Cardiac disease

63

What is the greatest killer in transplant patients?

Malignancy

64

What is your daily fluid allowance if you are anuric and on dialysis?

500 ml

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What is your daily fluid allowance if you are on dialysis and pass urine?

500 ml plus the volume of urine that you pass