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My sister has pneumonia, and it her kidney failed and they

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My sister has pneumonia, and it her kidney failed and they put her on dialysis. They had to remove the dialysis because it was causing an infection when they removed it they said she bled out what does this mean.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 2 years ago.
Hi there.
Welcome to Just Answer and thank you for the question.
I am Dr.Abid a Medical Internist and will help you out.
Removal of Dialysis cath can cause some bleeding as it is placed in major vessel and this bleeding subsides with pressure at cath site , so nothing need to worry about this bleeding .
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