Kidney dialysis risk

Dialysis always carries a high risk of infection because blood is pumped through machines known as dialyzers. It is especially problematic in dialyzers that must be taken apart to be cleaned.
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( Ja Directo / AFP/Getty Images / June 5, 2012 )

Dialysis always carries a high risk of infection because blood is pumped through machines known as dialyzers. It is especially problematic in dialyzers that must be taken apart to be cleaned.

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