Patient Lesson - Booklet 3: Taking Care of Your PD Catheter and Exit Site

This booklet will review important information about how to care for your PD catheter and exit site.

As a Chronic Kidney Disease patient, exit site care is one of the most important ways to avoid an infection. This booklet will review important information about how to care for your PD catheter and exit site. It is essential to discuss how to care for your exit site with your nurse to help you stay healthy and to help avoid infection.