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Locarno Regional Hospital

Via all'Ospedale 1
6600 Locarno
Tel. +41 (0)91 811 41 11 Fax. +41 (0)91 811 46 97
nefrologia.locarno@eoc.ch

Locarno Regional Hospital

Via all'Ospedale 1
6600 Locarno
Tel. +41 (0)91 811 41 11 Fax. +41 (0)91 811 46 97
nefrologia.locarno@eoc.ch

Nephrology and Dialysis Service

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The Nephrology and Dialysis Service has 16 latest-generation stations and 2 stations dedicated exclusively to patients who require clinical isolation.

Kidney function replacement techniques

  • Bicarbonate-dialysis
  • Online haemodiafiltration
  • Single-needle dialysis
  • Extracorporeal anticoagulation haemodialysis
  • Haemodialysis-haemo(dia)filtration
  • Acetate-free haemodialysis
  • Preparation of vascular access

Diagnostic and therapeutic nephrological services

  • Definitive diagnosis and treatment of arterial hypertension including 24-hour ambulatory monitoring and advice in the case of (pre)eclampsia
  • Definitive diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease including kidney biopsy in collaboration with the radiology departments
  • Definitive diagnosis and treatment of electrolyte and metabolic disorders
  • Definitive diagnosis and prevention of kidney stones
  • Assessment of patients with severe kidney failure and preparation for kidney transplant
  • Monitoring of kidney transplant patients in collaboration with major Swiss university centres

 

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