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ALANEPE

  • Vera Koch
  • Nelson Orta
  • Ramon Exeni
Living reference work entry

Abstract

The Latin American subcontinent consists of 20 nations in North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean, in which the prevailing languages – Spanish and Portuguese – derive from Latin.

Keywords

Chronic Kidney Disease Peritoneal Dialysis Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome Latin American Country Peritoneal Dialysis Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Instituto da Criança- Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of PediatricsUniversity of Sao Paulo Medical SchoolSao PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Service of Pediatric NephrologyChildren’s Hospital “Jorge Lizarraga”, University of CaraboboValenciaVenezuela
  3. 3.Department of NephrologyChildren’s Hospital “San Justo”Buenos AiresArgentina

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