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Larry Robinson
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« on: May 14, 2020, 11:30:24 AM »

I'm Larry, a 62 year old who's been on nocturnal PD (AMIA cycler) for about 2 years. I'm doing 4 3-liter cycles of yellows (1.5%) per night. It's going OK, except for alarms more often than not. I've been on the waitlist for a transplant for about 4 years now, but I'm not getting my hopes up.

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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2020, 04:47:11 PM »

Welcome to the site Larry


Keep taking care, Cas

I started out with nothing and I still have most of it left

1983 high proteinloss in urine, chemo, stroke,coma, dialysis
1984 double nephrectomy
1985 transplant from dad
1998 lost dads kidney, start PD
2003 peritineum burst, back to hemo
2012 start Nxstage home hemo
       still on waitinglist, still ok I think
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2020, 11:20:37 PM »

 :welcomesign; Welcome to the site, Larry!  :clap;  I applaud you for doing your dialysis at home. Keep it up!

Husband has ESRD with Type I Diabetes -Insulin Dependent.
I was his carepartner for home hemodialysis using Nxstage December 2013-July 2016.
He went back to doing in-center July 2016.
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